This article provides a comprehensive predictions of the upcoming Euro 2024 qualifying matches scheduled for Friday.
We delve into the anticipated performances of Estonia vs. Azerbaijan, Netherlands vs. France, Republic of Ireland vs. Greece, Austria vs. Belgium, Iceland vs. Luxembourg, Portugal vs. Slovakia, and Liechtenstein vs. Bosnia-Herzegovina.
Estonia vs. Azerbaijan (Friday, 5.00pm)
On Friday, Estonia and Azerbaijan, the bottom two nations in Group F of the Euro 2024 qualifiers, clash at Le Coq Arena in Tallinn.
Their last encounter in June resulted in a 1-1 draw, showcasing their closely matched abilities.
- Our prediction: Estonia 1-2 Azerbaijan
In a closely-fought match, Azerbaijan might just secure a narrow victory considering Estonia’s recent defensive struggles and Azerbaijan’s strong recent performances.
Netherlands vs. France (Friday, 7.45pm)
France, with an impressive 15 points from 15, are close to securing a spot at Euro 2024.
They face the Netherlands, trailing by six points but with a game in hand, in Amsterdam.
- Our prediction: Netherlands 0-2 France
Despite defensive concerns, France is expected to maintain their flawless run in Group B and seize a victory, inching closer to a secure place in the European Championship.
Republic of Ireland vs. Greece (Friday, 7.45pm)
The Republic of Ireland, with slim chances of Euro 2024 qualification, hosts Greece at the Aviva Stadium.
A draw may not suffice for Ireland’s aspirations unless the Netherlands outplay France.
- Our prediction: Republic of Ireland 1-1 Greece
In a hard-fought battle, both teams may settle for a draw, keeping Irish hopes alive, although it might not be enough to secure their top-two position.
Austria vs. Belgium (Friday, 7.45pm)
The top two teams in Group F, Austria and Belgium, face off at the Ernst Happel Stadion, both eager to secure Euro 2024 qualification.
- Our prediction: Austria 1-2 Belgium
In an entertaining match, Belgium’s offensive edge might secure them a victory and an early qualification for Euro 2024.
Iceland vs. Luxembourg (Friday, 7.45pm)
Luxembourg, performing well in Group J, challenges Iceland, seeking to move up the table and accumulate 13 points.
- Our prediction: Iceland 1-1 Luxembourg
This match could go either way, but a cautious approach suggests a draw is likely.
Portugal vs. Slovakia (Friday, 7.45pm)
Portugal aims for an early Euro 2024 qualification, facing Slovakia, who have been impressive in the qualifiers.
- Our prediction: Portugal 2-0 Slovakia
With a strong campaign so far, Portugal is likely to clinch a victory and secure their spot in the European Championship.
Liechtenstein vs. Bosnia-Herzegovina (Friday, 7.45pm)
Liechtenstein looks for their first points in Group J against Bosnia-Herzegovina, who are fourth in the section.
- Our prediction: Liechtenstein 0-2 Bosnia-Herzegovina
Despite some player absences, Bosnia-Herzegovina is expected to win comfortably against Liechtenstein.