Match 5 round World Cup qualifying cycle in 2018 (European group) Kosovo vs Iceland will be held on Friday 24 March at 21:45 on the stadium in Loro Boriçi Albanian Shkoder . Before the start of World Cup qualifying cycle in Russia, the organizers decided to include in the composition of the team and Kosovo, which has put in a very uncomfortable position of our team, which now has to seek partners for a friendly match. Of course, Kosovo’s national team, which house some matches are held on neutral territory, is not intended to get into the world championship. Although in the first round she was able to take away points from Finland, playing in a draw 1: 1 at a party with this opponent. After that, the Kosovars have lost three matches in a row – Croatia 0: 6, Ukraine 0: 3 Turkey 0: 2. And now they occupy the last place in Group I, having passed at least twice more than any other team.
Iceland is not a favorite of the group, but after the European Championship in France, she reached the quarter-finals of it can be expected the fight for one of the two first places. Islanders started qualifying with guest draw with Ukraine 1: 1, and after the first beat Finland 3: 2 and then Turkey 2: 0. In his last fight, they gave away to the group leader of Croatia with the score 0: 2 and now with seven recruited glasses are placed on the third position.
Obviously, the key to Iceland will be the matches against Turkey and Ukraine, at a party at home. And, most likely, it will apply only to the second position, giving the opportunity to play in the play-offs. As for the upcoming game against Kosovo, lose points in Iceland it should not and probably will achieve a comfortable win without conceding goals.
Betting – Tips
victory Kosovo – 12.90
Iceland victory – 1.20.
draw – 7.00