England are getting ready to clash with the USA on Friday at Al Bayt Stadium. The match is played as one of the games in round two of the group stage at the World Cup. England rank as number one on three points after their opening match in the group, while USA has one point as number three. The Lions are looking ahead to their forthcoming match as number 5, whilst the USA is number 16 in the FIFA world ranking.
England are heavy favorites with the bookmakers to top their group. England has enough quality in their ranks to also reach for a final at the World Cup. It has the look of a close battle to get through the group but with their qualifying campaign in mind, the US could pose a threat to most opponents. Since online sports betting in Maryland is live, this is a game to try out some bets for the US!
England vs USA Match predictions
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England claimed all three points four times in their last 10 matches across all tournaments, while also drawing three along the way. They endured defeat in three of the games in this run. The US won three of their last 10 games, while drawing five and losing two in this series of matches.
In the last four encounters between England and the USA, over 2.5 goals came out two times, as England averaged two goals a game. The US scored an average of 0.5 goals in these, while both teams scored two times. Over 2.5 goals came out six times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for England, who scored an average of 2.5 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in three of the last ten outings for the States, who managed to score 1.5 times in those matches.
Surprisingly, England only scored the first goal of the match in three out of their last ten games. The USA scored the opening goal in four from a possible ten games. The USA managed two wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches.
England vs USA Stats
- England have not won the last 6 matches in a row
- In 6 of the last 8 England matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- England have conceded in 5 of the last 6 matches
- In 16 of the last 18 USA matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- The USA have not lost 8 of the last 10 matches
- In the last 3 USA matches the sum of goals was under 2.5
- The USA have not won the last 3 matches in a row
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England have four points to show from their last three matches, as they lost 1-0 against Italy, before drawing 3-3 with Germany. They won their most recent game 6-2 against Iran. England claimed four wins in their last 10 matches across all tournaments, while also drawing three along the way. They endured three defeats in this run. England are confident they will be scoring goals in their next assignment in the World Cup, as they show off very admirable numbers from their past ten matches. The hosts scored 2.5 goals on average per match, or 25 goals in total, while allowing 13 goals against, for an average of 1.3 per outing. They managed three clean sheets along the way.
The USA came through the last three games without a win, but still booked two points to their account. They lost 2-0 against Japan, followed by a 0-0 draw with Saudi Arabia. They also shared the points in a 1-1 draw with Wales. The USMNT claimed three wins in their last 10 matches across all tournaments, while also drawing five along the way. They endured defeat in two of the games in this run. We see that they enter their next World Cup match, averaging a lowly 1.5 goals per game in their last ten matches. They scored a disappointing total of 15 goals, while also conceding seven. That amounts to an average of 0.7 per game, in which they kept their opponents from scoring five times.
England could not have wished for a better start to their World Cup campaign. They absolutely annihilated Iran and will be brimming with confidence before their upcoming match after their 6-2 win. The States have a mountain to climb in the second round of the World Cup, judging by the prices with the World Cup Maryland bookmakers. Anything but a defeat will be a remarkable result.