Sweden vs Kosovo prediction: Sweden unexpectedly received their first defeat in the 2022 WC Qualifiers when receiving a 1-2 defeat against Greece. Back at home in the upcoming match, Sweden will host Kosovo. This is a suitable opponent for Sweden to regain the feeling of victory and aim for the top spot in Group B.
- Match date: 04:00 p.m – 2021/10/09
- Event: World Cup 2022 Qualif. UEFA
- Stage: Matchday 7th
- Location: Friends Arena
SWEDEN VS KOSOVO PREDICTION: TEAM COMPARISON & TIPS
Up to now, Kosovo is not a name that causes difficulties for Sweden. Besides, having to play away from home is also a big challenge for Kosovo.
Sweden’s form in the last 5 matches: W L W W L
After 3 consecutive wins in Group B of the WC 2022 qualifiers, Sweden unexpectedly lost to Greece as well as allowing Spain to widen the gap to 4 points. However, Sweden is currently playing 2 points less, so they are full of opportunities to lead Group B and win a direct ticket to Qatar.
In the last match, Sweden had a trip to Greece at home. Although they received high praise, they lost with 2 goals in the second half. The efforts of this team only helped them get an honorable goal in the 80th minute thanks to striker Quaison.
Kosovo’s form in the last 5 matches: L W W D L
Only supposed to be the team paving the way in Group B of the WC qualifiers, Kosovo will be difficult to get a ticket to the next round. After 5 rounds played, the Kosovo players only got 4 points and are ranked 4th in Group B. The distance between them and the 2nd team in the group is 5 points and they are playing more than 1 match. Therefore, the ability for Kosovo to create a surprise is very difficult.
Kosovo was played at home in the last match and welcomed Spain. In front of a top team in the world, it was clear that Kosovo had to face a lot of difficulties in the 90 minutes of play. At the end of the match, Kosovo received a 0-2 defeat. This is an unsurprising result for them.
Select: Sweden FT.
Sweden and Kosovo have not had many opportunities to meet each other at tournaments before. They have only had 2 encounters and it is not surprising that Sweden is the team with a better record with 2 victories.
In the recent first leg, Sweden won the overall victory. Closing the match, Sweden defeated the home team Kosovo with a score of 3-0.
Select: Sweden FT.
Sweden’s scoring record after 4 matches played in the WC qualifiers is quite stable. Their strikers have got 7 goals, corresponding to an efficiency of 1.75 goals/game. On the defensive side, they also showed certainty when they only received 3 goals.
Meanwhile, Kosovo is showing incompetence in the attack when having 3 goals in the last 5 matches. Meanwhile, their defense has received 9 goals, equivalent to 1.8 goals/game.
With Over/Under 2.75, Sweden’s last 5 matches have won 4 Over times, corresponding to 80%. The Kosovo side has 4 Under times in 5 similar matches.
Select: Under 2.75 FT.
Sweden vs Kosovo Prediction: Sweden 2-0 Kosovo FT (1-0 H1).
The above is information about the prediction in the 7th match of World Cup 2022 Qualif. UEFA between Sweden vs Kosovo on 2021/10/09 of the CMD368 bookie.