Albania vs Lithuania Prediction & Tips
Following their victory in Belarus on Thursday, Albania have lost only one of their last four international matches (G2, E1, P1). Notably, they scored two or more goals (and scored in the first 30 minutes of the match) in all three games where they won or tied. Additionally, Albania scored first in four of their previous six home games.
When it comes to home games, Albania has been quite strong of late, losing only three of their last nine (G4, E2, P3). Despite this, it is worth noting that he has conceded exactly two goals in four of his five previous home games.
Lithuania have lost seven (G1) of their previous eight games and have been trailing at halftime in five of those games. They have also conceded two or more goals in each of those seven defeats, showing that defense is the team’s main problem.
The Baltic visitors have failed to see a rival in three of their last four away games. Meanwhile, another negative point is that they have allowed 15 or more shots in each of their last seven away games. Additionally, the last time they conceded less than 1.5 goals in an official away match against a team ranked in the Top 70 of the FIFA Ranking was in October 2016.
Players to watch: Sokoi Cikalleshi scored in Albania’s last game, bringing his personal tally to three through his last eight matches for both clubs and his country. Every goal came in the first half of the match.
Lithuania captain Fedor Černych is responsible for his country’s last goal scored in an away game where they did not lose against a team ranked in the Top 70 of the FIFA Ranking (scored in October 2016).
Highlight: Albania have been called for more than 14 fouls in each of their seven previous international matches, while Lithuania have received more than two yellow cards in each of their five previous away matches.
Albania – Lithuania FREE TIPS
Albania – Win @ 1.35
Both teams to score / YES @ 1.80
Over 2.5 Goals @ 1.90