After a missed victory over the Turkish national team, the team of Stanislav Cherchesov on October 14, 2020 will try to beat Hungary for the second time. Will the meeting of the opponents in Moscow be effective? – the answer will be provided by the forecast of our experts.
Seven points scored give the Russian team the opportunity to lead the third group of Division B of the UEFA Nations League. In the opening round, Stanislav Cherchesov’s charges defeated the Serbian team at home (3: 1).
This was followed by a guest victory over the upcoming rival. Beating the Hungarians away with a score of 3: 0, the Russian national team conceded twice, but managed to keep the winning score (3: 2). In the home confrontation against Turkey, the hosts were the first to open the scoring thanks to a precise shot by Anton Miranchuk, but could not keep the victory (1: 1).
The Hungarian national team has six points and the second position in the quartet, which makes the guests a direct competitor to Russia in the struggle for the first line.
Marco Rossi’s wards, not without sensations, defeated Turkey and Serbia with a minimum score (1: 0), and in a home match against the Russians, Hungary showed a desire to play to the end.
Note that the Hungarian national team also takes part in the League of Nations playoff tournament for the right to qualify for Euro 2020. There, the guests were marked by a victory over Bulgaria in the semifinal stage (3: 1).
The TB2.5 rate took place in four of the last five head-to-head meetings of the teams.
Russia and Hungary have exchanged goals scored in four of the previous five duels.
In four of the last five Russian home games, at least three goals have been scored.
06.09.20 Hungary Russia 2: 3
06/05/17 Hungary Russia 0: 3
By winning the upcoming match, the Russian national team can unhook a direct competitor in the fight for a promotion. In this regard, Stanislav Cherchesov’s wards must play with a focus on attack.
In the first meeting, the Russians have already shown that they can open up the opponent’s defense. Hungary , in turn, showed a good implementation of chances to score in previous matches. Therefore, guests can also count on their goal scored in Moscow.
Our forecast is the total over 2.5 goals with a coefficient of 2.09 according to the line of the Marafonbet bookmaker’s office .