We have an intriguing battle in our hands as the Group E fixtures are drawing to a close. With the teams locked in battle over the knockout stage spots, there are going to be plenty of thrills and spills. As the drama unfolds we would be left to see which team lives to see another day and which team returns back heartbroken. With such a setting to this pivotal match, our focus will be on the Spain vs Slovakia match live from the Estadio de La Cartuja in Seville, Spain.
Slovakia vs Spain Match Prediction
The final group E match promises to be a thriller as both the teams will be fighting to tooth and nail to come out on top and advance to the Round of 16 of the EURO 2020. Neither of the two teams will budge away from their aspiration to stay alive in the tournament. Spain although have a superior squad have been very lacklustre. They are underperforming severely and they would need to improve tons to produce a result over Slovakia.
Slovakia has come up with a decent performance so far in the EURO 2020. They opened their account with a 2-1 over Poland, followed by a closely contested 1-0 loss to Sweden. They would be hoping that they can turn the results in their favour against Spain.
Slovakia vs Spain Match Details
Fixture: Spain vs Slovakia
Date: 23rd June (IST, UCT, CET)
Timings: 21:30 IST, 18:00 CET, 16:00 CET
Venue: Estadio de La Cartuja, Seville, Spain
Previous Meeting between Slovakia and Spain
Spain have been the dominant force in the previous meetings with Slovakia. The teams have locked horns on six occasions, with Spain winning the tie four times. One match ended in a draw, while the other match was won by Slovakia. The last time these two met was back in 2015 in the European Championship Qualifiers with Spain registering a
2-0 win over Slovakia.
Slovakia vs Spain Prediction
Spain have been largely unimpressive in their EURO 2020 outing. They have failed to click as a unit. Their wastefulness in front of goal vs Poland was punished by Robert Lewandowski who scored to cancel out Alvaro Morata’s opening goal. Spain sit currently third in Group E with just two draws out of their two matches. They need a win from their final group stage fixture to guarantee a spot in the Round of 16 of the EURO 2020. While the La Roja are unbeaten in their last nine games, they are winless in their last three games.
Slovakia’s bright start at the EURO 2020 came to a screeching halt vs Sweden as they lost the match 1-0 courtesy of a Emil Forsberg penalty. They are currently second in Group E with 3 points and would be looking to stage a major upset against the Spanish.
Who will win Slovakia vs Spain match?
Taking into consideration Spain’s superior head to head record against Slovakia and the fact that Spain have a better players at their disposal who are expected to step up in crunch must win match, we are predicting that Spain will edge out Slovakia with 1-0 victory.
FINAL PREDICTED SCORELINE: SLOVAKIA 0-1 SPAIN