Preview:International Baltic Cup -- Estonia VS Latvia

International Baltic Cup - Estonia VS Latvia

Match Time: 10-06-2021 21:30 Thursday

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Match Preview

In this round of International Baltic Cup, Estonia will play against Latvia at home.Latvia have won the biennial competition, contested between themselves, Estonia and Lithuania, a record 13 times.That includes a run of four successive triumphs since they last failed to lift the trophy in 2010, with Lithuania coming out on top that time around.You have to go back to 1938 for the most recent of Estonia's successes in the competition, but they can put an end to that run with victory on Thursday.The Wolves top the three-team group on goal difference after beating Lithuania 3-1 in their opening game last week.Paulius Golubickas cancelled out Markas Beneta's own goal, but second-half strikes from Eduards Emsis and Roberts Uldrikis earned Latvia all three points.Estonia coach Thomas Haberli during the match on March 27, 2021


Estonia also beat Lithuania in their last Baltic Cup game through a Henri Anier strike on the hour mark in Vilnius, meaning that they trail Latvia by a goal in the group standings.The Blueshirts followed up that victory over Lithuania with another 1-0 win against Finland - a side that have previously competed in the Baltic Cup themselves.That win over Euro 2020-bound Finland was secured thanks to Rauno Sappinen's penalty with 59 minutes played, making it back-to-back wins for the first time since 2017.Latvia faced a tougher opponent in their friendly on Monday, going down 7-1 to Germany at the Merkur Spiel-Arena in Dusseldorf.That was a chastening experience for Dainis Kazakevics's side, but all focus is on this showdown with Estonia and what could be a fifth Baltic Cup triumph in a row.


Estonia possible starting lineup:Igonen, Tamm, Pikk, Kuusk, Paskotsi, Vassiljev, Kait, Kreida, Anier, Sappinen, Sinyavskiy


Latvia possible starting lineup:Ozols, Oss, Cernomordijs, Jurkovskis, Zjuzins, Savalnieks, Kaklins, Ciganiks, Emsis, Jaunzems, Uldrikis


Odds Analysis

The bet365 1x2 first odds of this game are 2.10-3.50-2.88, the 1x2 live odds are 2.10-3.50-2.88. And the Kelly Criterion is 0.90-0.93-0.89.Therefore, Estonia is trustworthy in this game.


Goalooin Prediction:

Estonia (42.93%)

Draw (25.76%)

Latvia (31.31%)


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