Slovakia VS Norway ( BETTING TIPS, Match Preview & Expert Analysis )
PREVIEW & TIPS FOR Slovakia vs Norway
Slovakia and Norway play at Štadión Antona Malatinského in a friendly game. This is the 4th friendly of the year in Slovakia, after friendly against Ukraine, Sweden and Uganda. In the case of Norway, this is his 3rd friendly of the year, having already faced FYR Macedonia and Sweden. There is no record of direct clashes between these two teams in the last 3 years. The last clash was played on 03-03-2010 and ended with the result: Slovakia (0-1) Norway. In this meeting the home factor could play an important role, since both teams present significant differences in the results achieved at home and as a visitor.
Slovakia Team News
This is the 4th friendly of the year of the home team, after previous friendly ones have recorded the following results: Ukraine (2-1) Slovakia, Sweden (6-0) Slovakia and Slovakia (1-3) Uganda. This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when played with the support of their fans, since in the last 30 games has recorded 5 wins, 2 draws and 8 losses as a visitor, with 19 goals scored and 27 conceded; against 8 wins, 4 draws and 3 losses in his stadium, with 23 goals scored and 10 conceded. In the last 10 home games Slovakia have recorded 5 wins, 3 draws and 2 losses. Defensive solidity has not been his strong point as he has conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games but his attack has regularly scored as he has scored goals in 7 of the last 10 games. In their home games there is a tendency to few goals, as 5 of their last 11 games have finished with less than 1.5 goals. In 15 games, he suffered the first goal 6 times and never managed to get back to the result. In the last 11 home matches for all competitions there has been 1 period that stands out: suffered 3 of his 6 goals between the minutes (0′-15 ‘).
Slovakia vs Norway Stats
Slovakia come to this encounter with a 2-1 defeat on the Ukrainian side, totaling their third defeat in the last four games. In this friendly game coach Jan Kozak will take the usual 4-2-3-1 field with Nemec being the most advanced man in the Slovak class. It should be noted that Slovakia’s strengths are in the most advanced sector, as they count on the maestro Hamsik: this player is very strong in the offensive process. For this game the coach must rely on the usual players at his disposal.
Norway Team News
This is the 3rd friendly of the year of the visiting team, after the previous friendly have recorded the following results: FYR Macedonia (2-0) Norway and Norway (1-1) Sweden. This is a team affected by the home factor, stronger when they play with the support of their fans, since in the last 30 games has recorded 4 wins, 1 draw and 10 losses as a visitor, with a total of 19 goals scored and 28 conceded; against 7 wins, 4 draws and 4 losses in his stadium, with a total of 18 goals scored and 11 conceded. In the last 10 games as a visitor Norway won 1, drawn 1 and lost 8. The team conceded goals in 7 of the last 10 games, so their defense needs to improve, but their attack has been regular achieved in 7 of the last 10 games. In 15 games, he has never managed to come back to the scoreline in all nine of his first-half games.
The Norwegian side leaves for friendly with a defeat against the selection of Macedonia, 2-0, putting an end to the two consecutive triumphs in official matches. In this game coach Lars Lagerbäck will play with a tactical system based on the 4-4-2, but privileging the low block and successive balls for the attack. It should be noted that the team has several gaps in the most backward sector, more properly, in the defensive organization. It seems that the visiting coach must risk the same eleven of the last clash.