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World Cup – North Macedonia vs Germany: Betting Preview

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Sports Innovation previews the World Cup qualifier between North Macedonia and Germany and offers team stats, betting tips and the latest odds.

Germany pay a visit to the Philip II Arena on Monday for a 2022 World Cup qualifier against North Macedonia.

In what is a top-of-the-table clash, six points lie between the two teams in Group J. Germany are in first place, having collected 18 points from seven games. North Macedonia sit one spot behind in second on 12 points from the same number of matches.

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Stats and facts for North Macedonia vs Germany

Facts are calculated for World Cup:

  • Macedonia unbeaten the last 6 matches in a row;
  • Macedonia unbeaten the last 5 matches in a row at home;
  • Macedonia scored in the last 11 of 13 matches;
  • Total goals was OVER 2.5 in Macedonia’s last 6 of 8 matches.
  • Germany has won the last 4 matches in a row;
  • Germany has won the last 3 matches in a row when playing away;
  • Germany has won in the last 6 of 7 matches;
  • Germany has won in the last 22 of 23 matches when playing away.

Form Guide – North Macedonia vs Germany

Lions out to turn results around

A win for North Macedonia last week can’t cover the fact that results have dipped in recent weeks. In their last 3 matches, Blagoja Milevski’s side drew 2-2 with Iceland before settling for another point in a 0-0 draw against Romania. They thrashed Liechtenstein 4-0 last time out.

Die Mannschaft continue to bag results.

Germany enter this match on a really fine note as past weeks have brought some very acceptable results. Hansi Flick’s side looked solid across their last 3 matches. It started with a 6-0 win over Armenia. They followed that up by thrashing Iceland 4-0 before beating Romania 2-1.

North Macedonia vs Germany – Fixture history

The last time the two teams faced off against each other, North Macedonia came away as the surprise 1-2 winners on the road at Schauinsland-Reisen-Arena back in March.

A bet on a win for Germany will get you odds 1.20, meaning the bookies predict they are in with a very strong chance of winning. You can get a price of 17.00, should you wish to bet your money on North Macedonia.

Standings in World Cup

Man of the Moment

Serge Gnabry has been in really fine form and has scored in each of his last 3 games, resulting in 4 goals. Despite his Chelsea woes, Timo Werner has got off to a fine start under new Germany manager Hansi Flick and could be worth a punt as well.

As for North Macedonia, Ezgjan Alioski seems to be their most consistent scorer in recent games.