The prediction of Iceland and England comes before the match of the 1st round of the UEFA Nations League. This game will be played on September 5th at Laugardalsvöllur, Iceland. In this match overview, we bring you betting tips and accurate predictions of results based on the analysis of these two sides.
Iceland vs England Match Preview and Team News
Iceland will have a challenging task in their group as there are many strong sides around, however, this national team should not be underestimated. They have a lot of players who play in good European clubs, and they mean a lot to the national team, This small nation of just a bit over 200,000 residents was the biggest surprise at the latest European Championship. Gylfi Sigurdsson is the biggest star in the national team, he plays well in Everton, and he is the starter in every match. This guy can play in several positions, and he is a great defensive midfielder. Birkir Bjarnason is an experienced player, which does not allow the opponent to play much in the middle of the field, and he is instrumental to the national team. Jon Dadi Bodvarsson was injured, but he is returning to the pitch and is expected to find form and show his attacking abilities. The players from the bench contribute and show that Eric Hamren can count on them as well.
England has high ambitions in the UEFA Nations League, and there will be a great fight for the first place. There are many good players in the national team, and it isn’t easy to decide who will be in the starting lineup. Many players are leaders in their clubs. England has been putting a lot of good young players on the market lately. Harry Winks is a great defensive midfielder who knows what he’s doing at all times, he’s strong, and it’s hard to take the ball away from this guy. Raheem Sterling enjoys the pitch, when he receives the ball and moves towards the goal, the opponent has problems, and his most significant strength is speed. Harry Kane had an outstanding campaign despite being injured in a certain period, and he is doing great in the penalty area. Jadon Sancho is a real football treasure, and it is a pleasure to watch the guy who has excellent dribbles. He was one of the best players in Borussia Dortmund, and Manchester United targets him as a top signing for the current transfer window.
Iceland vs England Predicted Lineups
Iceland: Hannes Halldorsson, Kari Arnason, Ari Freyr Skúlason, Tryggvi Haraldsson, Hjörtur Hermannsson, Emil Hallfreðsson, Arnór Sigurðsson, Andri Baldursson, Daði Böðvarsson, Albert Guðmundsson, Hólmbert Friðjónsson.
England: Henderson, Gomez, Stones , Chilwell, Trent, Henderson, Maddison, Grealish, Sancho, Starling, Kane
Iceland vs England Betting Tips and Predictions
England is the big favorite in this match, and we expect them to meet the expectations and win all three points from this match.
Both of their head to head matches were very exciting, and the crowd was able to enjoy a lot of goals. We think this match won’t be any different.
England to win @1.37
Over 2.5 goals @1.75
Correct score 1:3 @12.00