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England are in action against Malta in Friday’s big Euro - Qualifiers fixture.
For all of our match predictions, pre-game poll and statistics for England v Malta, scroll down (plus the best game odds).
England, who won their previous game, will hope for a similar result following a 3-1 Euro - Qualifiers victory vs Italy.
For England, the goalscorers were Harry Kane (32', 77') and Marcus Rashford (57'). Gianluca Scamacca (15') was the scorer for Italy.
England can boast an impressive attacking record of late, smashing 19 goals past the opposition during the course of the previous 6 outings. In those meetings, England have also seen the tally of goals that have gone against them total 3. However, it remains to be seen whether that trend shall be replicated in this game.
After being beaten in their last game against Ukraine in Euro - Qualifiers action, Malta and their travelling supporters will be hoping that they can get a better result in this one.
For Malta, the scorers were Paul Mbong (12') and Ryan Camenzuli (38' Own goal). Artem Dovbyk (43') and Mykhaylo Mudryk (85') scored for Ukraine.
The trend of at least one side getting a clean sheet in games involving Malta has been apparent of late. Examining their last 6 outings shows that it’s happened 5 times. In these clashes, opposing sides have hit a goal total of 14 while Malta have scored 2.
Head to head
The last league encounter between these sides was Euro - Qualifiers match day 3 on 16/06/2023 which finished with the scoreline of Malta 0-4 England.
The match was refereed by Igor Pajač.
Team News: England
The England boss Gareth Southgate will be thankful to have no fitness worries at all coming into this game thanks to a fully injury-free group available to choose from.
Team News: Malta
Owing to a completely injury-free group available to choose from, the Malta manager Michele Marcolini has zero fitness concerns whatsoever before this match.
It’s looking like Malta will find it very tough indeed to score any goals at all against a England outfit who have the capability to completely outclass their opponents in this match if all goes as we expect it to.
We’re therefore predicting a very convincing 4-0 win with possibly more for England when the referee blows the final whistle.
Our expert partners are tipping over 1.5 goals for this match. Check out their VIP predictions here.
⚽️ Team Focus:
Stadium: Wembley Stadium (90,000)
Captain: Harry Kane
Chairman: Debbie Hewitt
Manager: Gareth Southgate
Competitions: Euro - Qualifiers (Group C)