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| On Oct 9, 2021 5:30 PM IST

SCO vs ISR Dream11 Team Prediction Tips for Scotland vs Israel Live Score World Cup Qualifiers 9 October

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SCO vs ISR Dream11: Scotland are set to lock horns against Israel in an all important clash in Group F of UEFA World Cup Qualifiers. The two teams are separated by just one point. They are behind Denmark in the table who have a 100% record. After a 2-0 defeat to Denmark, Scotland registered two back to back 1-0 wins against Moldova and Austria.

After two impressive victories against Faroe Islands and Austria, Israel were left reeling as they lost 5-0 to Denmark. Both their defeats have come against the Danes. The reverse fixture between Israel and Scotland ended in a 1-1 draw.

Match Details

DATE: 9 October, Saturday
TIME: 09:30 PM (IST)
VENUE: Hampden Park

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Scotland: WWLLD
Israel: LWWLW

Head-to-head

It is even stevens between the two sides with both having won once against each other in the last five fixtures. Three games ended in low scoring draws.

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Injury Report and Unavailability:

  • There are no injuries or suspensions.
  • Callum McGregor and Stuart Armstrong are doubtful.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Scotland will lineup in a 4-2-3-1 formation.
  • C Gordon should be starting in goal.
  • J Hendry, G Hanley, and K Tierney will form the back three.
  • S O’Donnell and A Robertson will operate as full backs.
  • S McTominay, B Gilmour, and John McGinn will occupy the midfield.
  • L Dykes and Che Adams will be the two strikers.

Scotland Predicted XI (3-5-2):

Craig Gordon
Jack Hendry
Grant Hanley
Kieran Tierney
Stephen O’Donnell
Scott McTominay
Billy Gilmour
John McGinn
Andy Robertson
Lyndon Dykes
Che Adams

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Israel News

Injury Report and Unavailability:

  • Orel Dgani, Eitan Tibi, Taleb Twatha and Eyal Golasa are injured.
  • Hatem Abd Elhamed is suspended for the game.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Israel will lineup in a 3-4-1-2 formation.
  • O Marciano should be starting in goal.
  • O Arad, J Abu Hana, and N Bitton are expected to lineup in defence.
  • E Dasa, B Natkho, D Glazer, and S Menahem will occupy the midfield slots.
  • M Solomon will play behind the two strikers M Dabbur and Eran Zahavi.

Israel Predicted XI (3-4-1-2):

Ofir Marciano
Ofri Arad
Joel Abu Hana
Nir Bitton
Eli Dasa
Bibras Natkho
Dan Glazer
Sun Menahem
Manor Solomon
Munas Dabbur
Eran Zahavi


SCO vs ISR Fantasy Football Tips

Captain Options

Eran Zahavi is the standout player from Israel. They will be heavily dependent on him to fetch a result. He has three goals and an assist this season.

Games Played 8
Goals 3
Assists 1
Pass Accuracy 81
Chances Created 10
Interceptions 0
Tackles 2
Clean Sheets 1

John Mcginn can rack up the points from his all action display in midfield. He has one goal this season.

Games Played 6
Goals 1
Assists 0
Pass Accuracy 77
Chances Created 8
Interceptions 6
Tackles 11
Clean Sheets 2

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Differential Pick

Andrew Robertson can deliver points at both ends of the pitch. He will be playing wing back on the left side. He is also on corner duty.

Games Played 4
Goals 0
Assists 1
Pass Accuracy 82
Chances Created 9
Interceptions 5
Tackles 3
Clean Sheets 1

SCO vs ISR Dream11 Teams

Goalkeeper: O Maricano
Defenders: E Dasa, K Tierney, S O’Donnell
Midfielders: A Robertson, N Bitton, J McGinn, M Solomon
Forwards: E Zahavi, C Adams, N Dabbur

Likely Winner:

  • Scotland is winless in four games against Israel (D3 L1) after drew 1-1 in Tel Aviv in the reverse World Cup qualifier in March.
  • Israel has failed to win at Hampden Park in four attempts (D2 L2), with one of those draws ending in a 5-3 penalty shootout loss in a European Championships qualifier in October.
  • Only one of Scotland’s previous 12 World Cup qualifiers has ended in defeat (W7 D4), a 2-0 loss to Denmark in September. In these 12 games, the Scots have preserved seven clean sheets.
  • Israel lost 5-0 against Denmark in their most recent World Cup qualifier, their worst defeat in a World Cup qualifier since a 5-0 loss to Sweden in June 1993.
  • For the first time since winning all five qualifiers for the 1998 World Cup, Scotland is attempting to win three straight home World Cup qualifiers.
  • Scotland are marginal favorites for this encounter.

Match Odds:

Scotland: 6/7
Israel: 4/1

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