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June 23rd, 5 pm, Slovakia v Spain: Key Facts
- The face-off between Slovakia and Spain will be the Group’s last match for the two National teams, and probably it will be the last match of the entire tournament for Slovakia, according to Euro 2020 predictions.
- Euro 2020 tips suggest that the Spanish national team will easily be able to dominate the match against Stefan Tarkovič’s team: there is too much of a difference between the two teams.
- We shouldn’t underestimate that Spain could have already qualified for the Round of 16 by the time they play this match, so their line-up could be filled with reserves.
Match Info, Statics and Live Score for Slovakia VS Spain
Slovakia has a relatively short trajectory in Euro tournaments, dating back to 1996. Today, the team ranks in the low 30s in national coefficient rankings, hurting their Slovakia – Spain betting odds somewhat. The team features a handful of seasoned veterans with over 50 caps, though all are older than 30. That includes the team captain, Marek Hamšík, a 33-year-old midfielder for IFK Göteborg and the most-capped player in the team.
Meanwhile, Spain sits at the top of the national coefficient ranking, slightly ahead of England. The team has been very dominant in recent years, both in Euro and World Cup appearances. Euro 2021 tips suggest should be quite an uphill battle for Slovakia. When the match kicks off, you’ll be able to find live statistics in the table below. They include Shots on Goal, Crosses, Yellow Cards and other essential information.
Slovakia vs Spain Head to Head: Statistics & Results
Nobody knows what the future holds—particularly when it comes to sports. However, we can gain some insight into Slovakia vs Spain odds for Euro 2020 using historical information.
Slovakia at Euro 2020
Slovakia sports a mixed record coming into Euro 2020. The team has a modest history, having only qualified to three major international events—including Euro 2020. In past tournaments, Slovakia had rather modest performances, eliminated by the Round of 16 or earlier.
In 2010, Slovakia finished the groups stage in Group F’s second place, trailing Paraguay. Netherlands bested the team 2-1 in the Round of 16, and would go on to face Spain in the finals. In Euro 2016, Slovakia ended the group stage in third place, still making the cut to the Round of 16. However, they were cleaned out 3-0 by Germany, which went on to win the tournament.
Since then, things have been harder for Slovakia, with the team slowly slipping in the rankings. In the table below, you’ll be able to see the latest statistics for the team. That includes matches and goals (for/against), coach, form and recent results, among other information. They’re vital details for making sense of Slovakia – Spain Euro 2020 odds.
Spain at Euro 2020
Spain is coming into Euro 2020 in tip-top shape. The team has shown great form in recent matches and is expected to continue showing that level of performance, according to Euro 2021 predictions. Expectations are set high for Spain. The team still has many of the seasoned pros who won Spain the 2010 World Cup and Euro 2012. However, the team got cleaned out by Italy 2-0 in the Euro 2016 Round of 16.
In 2020, Spain went 3-4-1 in Euro fixtures, with a single loss against Ukraine in Kyiv. Up next, you’ll be able to check out detailed information about the Spanish national team’s recent performance. That covers basic information like coaches, form and goals, as well as a list of recent events and scores.