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Malta are set to play against North Macedonia in Tuesday’s upcoming Euro - Qualifiers fixture.
Our Malta v North Macedonia tips, poll and stats can be seen in full below (plus the best game odds).
Malta will be looking for a repeat result of the 1-0 International Friendlies success versus Gibraltar.
The only name on the scoresheet from Malta was Joseph Mbong (58').
An interesting trait of more recent Malta games is the number of results with a nil in them.
Taking their prior 6 clashes before this one, in 5 of them a wager on both teams scoring would have been a losing one.
Following on from tasting defeat last time out to England in Euro - Qualifiers competition, North Macedonia will be aiming to make amends here.
Harry Kane (29', 73'), Bukayo Saka (38', 47', 51'), Marcus Rashford (45') and Kalvin Phillips (64') scored for England.
Demonstrating their partiality to action-packed matches, goals have been seen as many as 22 times in the previous six matches in which North Macedonia have sent out their troops, yielding an average of 3.67 goals for each fixture. Opposition teams have got 15 from this total. We will just have to see if that trend can be sustained in this game.
Head to head
The last league match featuring these clubs was Euro - Qualifiers match day 1 on 23/03/2023 when it ended North Macedonia 2-1 Malta.
The match was refereed by Kristo Tohver.
Team News: Malta
The Malta boss Michele Marcolini will be thankful to have no fitness worries at all ahead of this match owing to a fully healthy squad to choose from.
Team News: North Macedonia
With a fully injury-free group available to select from, the North Macedonia boss Blagoja Milevski doesn’t have any fitness concerns to report coming into this match.
We’ve got the feeling that Malta must be fancied to put one past this North Macedonia team, however a single goal possibly won’t be enough to avoid defeat.
Therefore, we think that it’s going to be a very close game with a 1-2 victory for North Macedonia when all is said and done. Let’s see what happens here.
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🏟️ Team Focus:
Stadium: il-Grawnd Nazzjonali ta' Ta' Qali (16,997)
Captain: Steve Borg
Chairman: Bjorn Vassallo
Manager: Michele Marcolini
Competitions: Euro - Qualifiers (Group C)