Czech Republic are gearing up for a clash against England on Tuesday. There are 12 games in round 3 of the group stages Euro 2020 and this one is played out at the Wembley. Czech Republic head to the Euro 2020 as 40th in the FIFA world ranking. Meanwhile, there is a pretty big gap to their opponent as England go into the competition ranked number 4.
Imagine Czech Republic taking first place in their group. Not even the most optimistic supporter would have placed a bet of that before the start of the Euro 2020, but nevertheless the chance exits. In a hard fought group Czech Republic took 2nd place and entered the Euro 2020 as heavy outsiders for the title.
England were named among the top favorites for the title at the Euro 2020, but their efforts so far have exactly been tearing the place apart. England have for a long time been considered a top favorite to win the Euro 2020 as they had little trouble qualifying as winners of their group.
Czech Republic vs England stats and analysis
Czech Republic have not exactly set the world on fire lately when it comes to goal scoring. Czech Republic scored a lowly 16 times in the last 10 internationals creating an average of just 1.6 goals per game. They held on for a clean sheet in 3 of these matches, conceding 12 goals which is an average of 1.2 per game.
England joined the Euro 2020 with imposing stats in their previous 10 internationals. England pulled off 3.8 goals per game, scoring 38 times and conceded 6 which is an average of 0.6 per game. In 7 of the matches they also accomplished a clean sheet.
Heading into their last match in the group stages on 4 points and a first place, Czech Republic know they can beat England. They were the only side to do just that in qualifying. In any case the Czechs should live to see the knock out stages.
Going into their last match on 4 points, England
Stats and facts for Czech Republic and England.
- Czech Republic has won the last 4 matches in a row at home;
- Czech Republic has won in the last 4 of 5 matches at home;
- Czech Republic scored in the last 8 of 10 matches;
- Total goals was UNDER 3.5 in Czech Republic's last 3 of 5 matches.
- England unbeaten the last 5 matches in a row;
- England has won in the last 4 of 5 matches;
- England scored in the last 31 of 33 matches;
- Total goals was OVER 2.5 in England's last 9 of 11 matches.
Lineup Czech Republic vs England
Form Czech Republic vs England
Czech Republic hope to boost points tally.
Results have been pretty much up to scratch in recent matches for Czech Republic who have performed more or less according to expectations. Looking back at the last 3 matches Czech Republic managed to get a rather comfortable 3-1 home win to Albania before playing out a 2-0 win against Scotland. Their most recent task handed Czech Republic a 1-1 draw with Croatia.
England looking formidable.
England look to have found a decent vein of form right now although not exactly riveting. In their 3 latest outings, England won 1-0 against Romania and went on to a 1-0 win against Croatia. Their latest game produced a 0-0 draw against Scotland.
Czech Republic v England Fixture History
When these two nations last faced off against each other, Czech Republic ended up taking all 3 points in a 2-1 victory. Czech Republic managed to win 33.33%, while England took home 33.33% of their last 3 encounters in various competitions or friendlies resulting in a total of 1-1-1 history.
Full Time Betting
The bookmakers are offering following odds for this match: Czech Republic to win pays out at 7.50, the best prize for a draw is 3.10, while an away win for England returns you odds 1.62.
It is hard to look past Patrik Schick when searching for a goalscorer for Czech Republic. Patrik Schick managed to hit the target 4 times in 6 previous outings for Czech Republic. Managing 2 goals in his previous 6 internationals for England makes Harry Kane a player every opponent will have marked as one to keep an eye on.