Over 2.5 goals at Argentina vs Iceland 21/20 for Saturdays World Cup matchup
Competition: World Cup
Market: Over 2.5 goals
Odds: 21/20 @ Bet 365
Looking to make an early statement is Group D, overwhelming favorites Argentina will face off against Iceland at the Otkrytiye Arena on Saturday afternoon.
For Argentina, although The White and Blues may have left it to the last match in the South American qualifying to book their spot in Russia, Jorge Sampaoli’s side are an overwhelming favorite to top Group D. Finishing third in qualifying and holding the second best defensive record in the group stages, Argentina have endured a mixed build-up to the finals. Although they have won four of their last six, Argentina have suffered a 4-2 defeat to Nigeria and a 6-1 loss to Spain, with four of their last five ending with over 2.5 goals, it once again seems like a safe bet here.
As for Iceland, after famously knocking out England at Euro 2016, The Blues have carried on building off their success and convincingly booked their spot in Russia. Winning seven of their 10 matches in Group I, Iceland finished atop of the group with a two-point advantage over Croatia, they also held the best-attacking stats in Group I. As for their form entering the tournaments, Iceland have struggled for form and have now failed to win any of their last four, losing three of those outings. It is also worth noting that their last seven matches in a row have ended with over 2.5 goals, they have also conceded 11 in their last four.
Bet: Over 2.5 goals at Argentina vs Iceland 21/20 for Saturdays World Cup matchup 21/20 @ Bet 365