England vs Croatia Football Predictions and Betting Tips
England will kick start their Euro Cup campaign against Croatia at Wembley, Southgate. Croatia, FIFA 2018 runners would look to start their campaign on a high note and make everyone feel their presence by defeating England. While England will be playing to seek revenge on Croatia for disqualifying them from the FIFA World Cup 2018 semi-finals.
Even in 2008 Euro Cup Croatia defeated England and ended their Euro Cup hopes. The match between England and Croatia is going to be a high profile match with many big names expected to play from both the sides.
England is predicted to win against Croatia in their Euro 2020 openers. The latest England vs Croatia Football Predictions and Betting odds are updated on 5th June.The England vs Croatia Football Predictions and Betting will be updated on daily basis.
England vs Croatia Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Predicted XI
England – Pickford, Walker, Maguire, Stones, Chilwell, Rice, Phillips, Mount, Foden, Sterling, Kane.
Croatia – Dominik Livakovic; Sime Vrsaljko, Dejan Lovren, Duje Caleta-Car, Borna Barisic; Marcelo Brozovic, Luka Modric; Ante Rebic, Mario Pasalic, Ivan Perisic; Andrej Kramaric.
England vs Croatia Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Offensive and Defensive Stats
England attack will be led by Harry Kane. He plays for Tottenham Hotspurs in the Premier league. The last season he had scored 23 goals in 35 matches, pass accuracy was 70% and shots on target accuracy was 49%. His ratings were 7.68.
Apart from Kane they will also have Raheem Sterling who plays for Manchester City in the Premier league. The last season he played 31 matches in which he scored 10 goals with a pass accuracy of 86%, shots on target accuracy rate of 57%. His ratings were 7.29.
Croatia will have a talented player name Andrej Kramaric who plays for TSG Hoffenman in Bundesliga. Last season he played 28 matches scoring 20 goals with a pass accuracy of 82% and shots on target of 59%. His ratings were 7.46.
Kramaric will be supported by Ante Rebic. He plays for AC Milan in the Seria A. Last season he played 27 matches scoring 11 goals, pass accuracy rate was 68%, shots on target accuracy rate was 69%. His ratings were 6.99.
England midfield will have Mount. He plays for Chelsea in the Premier league. Last season he had a tackle accuracy rate of 47%, dribble accuracy rate of 53% and overall 92 chances were created. His ratings were 7.42.
Apart from Mount they will also have Phillips who plays for Leeds United in the Premier league. The last season he had a tackle accuracy rate of 51% and dribble accuracy rate of 62%. Overall 37 chances were created. His ratings were 7.02.
Croatia midfield will have Luca Modric. He plays for Real Madrid in the La Liga. The past season he had a tackle accuracy rate of 62%, dribble accuracy rate of 74% and total 53 chances were crated. His ratings were 7.39.
Ivan Perisic will also be there in the midfield of Croatia. He plays for Inter Milan in the Seria A. The last season he had a tackle accuracy rate of 59%, dribble accuracy rate of 39% and a total of 33 chances created. His ratings were 6.76.
Harry Maguire will lead the English defense. He plays for Manchester United in the Premier league. The last season he had 60 interceptions, 122 clearances and 86 headed clearances. His ratings were 7.05.
John stones plays for Manchester City in the Premier league. The past season he had 18 interceptions in just 22 matches he played. He also had 54 clearances and 28 headed clearances. His ratings were 7.19.
Croatian defence will have Lovren who plays for Zenit St. Petersburg in the Russian Premier league. The past season he had 27 interceptions in just 21 matches he played with 59 clearances and 32 headed clearances. His ratings were 7.04.
Apart from Lovren they will also have Cleta Car. He plays for Marseille in the Ligue 1. The last season he had 44 interceptions, 130 clearances and 57 headed clearances. His ratings were 6.70.
ENGLAND VS CROATIA EURO 2021 PREDICTIONS AND BETTING TIPS. RECENT FORM
England has been consistent with their performance this year. Out of 10 qualifier matches for next World Cup, they have already played 3 this year. They have been successful in defeating all the three teams whom they played for World Cup qualifiers. In first game they defeated San Marino by 5-0 goals and in next game they registered 2-0 victory against Albania. In 3rd match with Poland they conceded a goal but were able to register 2-1 victory over them.
Apart from these World Cup qualifiers they played against Austria in a friendly match and won by 1-0 goal.
Croatia too played altogether 4 games this year, 3 World Cup qualifiers and 1 friendly match. They lost to Slovenia in very first match of World Cup qualifier win against Cyprus and Malta. The last match that they played was a friendly match against Armenia which they settled for 1-1 draw.
England and Croatia have come up against each other only on 10 occasions. England leads the overall head-to-head clash between the two teams. As of now, England have won 5 matches against Croatia while Croatia have managed to defeat England on 3 occasions. 2 matches between the two teams ended in a draw.
Last time the two teams met was back in 2018 in UEFA Nations League. England defeated Croatia by 2-1 goals.
England vs Croatia Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Predicted Winner
The English team will be starting their 2020 Euro Cup campaign against Croatia. The Football Predictions and Betting platforms for this match have predicted a win for the English side.
As per Smarkets, the winning probability of England stands at 56.6% while the probability of Croatia defeating England stands at mere 16.67%. Smarkets predicts 26.32% chances of a draw.
At Betfair, the betting odds for England’s win stands at 4/5 while the odds for Croatia is placed at 7/2 while FcTables gives England 55% chances of beating Croatia while chances of Croatia beating England stands at mere 17%.