Betting predictions – Lithuania vs England – Euro 2016 Qualifiers
Lithuania never qualified for a final tournament and their hopes this time where destroyed when they drew against Slovenia with the score of 1-1. That draw set the Lithuanians back on the 5th position, with 10 points gathered. Coach Pankratjevas said that he was really pleased with they way his team played against Slovenia and that they show great promise for the next round of the qualifiers. They have obtained only 2 victories out of the 7 games played. Young striker Lukas Salvis, who is only 21 seems to be a promising player, with 2 goals scored so far.
Probable line-up ( 4-5-1 ) : Zubas – Freidgeimas, Zaliukas, Klimavicius, Slavickas – Zulpa, Panka, Novikovas, Cernych, Slivka – Splavis
England is in front of reaching quite a record, becoming only the 6th team in history to win all of their preliminary games. The English players are the only ones with 9 victories in a row into these qualifiers. Their last victory came against Estonia, Theo Walcott and Raheem Sterling scoring for the 2-0 victory. There are some heavy friendly games scheduled ahead of the tournament, against Spain, France and Germany. Coach Hodgson said in his statement that he’ll allow the youngsters to show their talent against Lithuania in this away game. As far as away games are concerned, England has recorded 7 victories out of the last 8 games. Hodgson confirmed the fact that Rooney, Carrick, Joe Hart, Cahill and Milner will be starting this game on the bench, in order to get some rest.
Probable line-up ( 4-3-3 ) : Butland – Walker, Jagielka, Jones, Bertrand – Shelvey, Lallana, Barkley -Vardy, Walcott, Kane
Even if England will not line-up their best team, they will definitely want to get the victory here in order to tick a perfect campaign. This game involves zero stakes for both nations, reason why we may get to see plenty of goals scored.