France vs Iceland Betting Tips
The sequence of ten wins and three draws, in addition to winning the World Cup in Russia, also put France at the top of the classification of their key in the League of Nations of Europe.In the first two games with the world champion track, the team drew a goalless draw with Germany at the home of their rivals and in their domains made it 2-1 in the Netherlands. Thus, with four points, took the first place in Group 1 of League A, the first division of the League of Nations of Europe. Only the key champion will be able to move on to the next stage.
The friendly against the Icelanders serves as preparation for the first game of the second round of the tournament. On Tuesday, October 16, the French will receive, in Paris, Germany.The listing for both games brought some news. The coach Didier Deschamps called for the first time the revelation Ndombélé of Lyon. In relation to calls for previous games of the League of Nations of Europe, added Sakho, Zouma and Digne. They were left out for injury, Umtiti, Mendy and Tolisso. Dimitri Payet of Olympique de Marseille had been put aside. But he ended up winning a shot after Nabil Fekir’s concussion.
The players available to the world champion coach are as follows:
Goalkeepers: Hugo Lloris (Tottenham), Steve Mandanda (Olympique de Marseille) and Alphonse Aréola (PSG).
Defender: Benjamin Pavard (Stuttgart), Djibril Sidibé (Monaco), Raphaël Varane (Real Madrid), Presnel Kimpembe (PSG), Mamadou Sakho (Crystal Palace), Kurt Zouma (Everton), Lucas Hernández (Everton).
Socks: Paul Pogba (Manchester United), Blaise Matuidi (Juventus) N’Golo Kanté (Chelsea), Steven N’Zonzi (Roma), Tanguy Ndombélé (Lyon) and Thomas Lemar (Atletico Madrid).
Attackers: Ousmane Dembélé (Barcelona), Dimitri Payet (Olympique Marseille), Olivier Giroud (Chelsea), Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid), Kylian Mbappé (PSG) and Florian Thauvin (Olympique Marseille).
Iceland was mercilessly beaten in its first two matches by the League of Nations of Europe. In group 2, the team opened their participation taking 6 to 0 of Switzerland, in the house of the rivals.Then, in his dominions, he picked up 3 to 0 of the Belgians. In the flashlight of the key, he let down his relegation to League B, the Second Division of the tournament.
His next appointment in the competition is scheduled for Monday, October 15, at home, against Switzerland. On the final day, on November 15, Belgium will be out of their domain ahead of them. Even if you get the six points, which seems highly unlikely since you can not win nine appearances (seven defeats and two draws), maybe that’s not enough to avoid relegation, since goal difference is a criterion of tiebreaker.
History of the matches France vs Iceland
In a dozen meetings, the French were never defeated by the Icelanders. There were nine successes and three equalities. The most recent meeting was the decisive duel for the quarter-finals of Euro 2016. At home, France thrashed 5-2.
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Although France have seen their ups and downs even during the Russian World Cup, Iceland’s downhill trajectory leaves no room for risky chances in the friendly on Thursday. Thus, the prognosis in the victory of the world champions is the best option for the confrontation.
Bet Tips: France wins