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Germany v Sweden tips: High-scoring game on the cards in Sochi

| 23.06.2018

Germany face Sweden in a crucial Group F tussle in Sochi. And recent meetings between the pair suggest this will be an absolute scorcher.

The Germans lost their opener 1-0 to Mexico, while Blagult grabbed a 1-0 victory over South Korea.

The last two head-to-heads have seen a 5-3 victory for Die Mannschaft in 2013, and a 4-4 draw the previous year – where Sweden came from 4-0 down to draw level.

Ahead of this tournament, Joachim Low’s men slammed home an unparalleled 43 goals in their 10 qualifiers. Meanwhile, Sweden top-scored in their group, with 26 – five more than group winners France.

The odds make it 19/20 for Both Teams to Score. Meanwhile, it’s 5/6 we see Over 2.5 Goals, with 21/10 for Over 3.5.

So, who’ll be getting their name up in lights?

Thomas Muller netted five goals in Brazil during the last World Cup, and is 11/8 to score Anytime in this game.

However, no German player could come close to the eight goals Sweden’s Marcus Berg netted in qualifying. The Al-Ain hitman is 13/5 to find the net in Sochi.

Low’s men should just about edge this clash, though a clean sheet is unlikely. Germany to Win and BTTS is 12/5.

Meanwhile, in the correct score market, Die Mannschaft are 11/1 to secure a 3-1 victory for the third time in the past year.

In the match betting, Germany are 1/2 for victory. Meanwhile, it’s 3/1 for the Draw and 11/2 for a Swedish win.

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All Odds and Markets are correct as of the date of publishing



Dave Burin

Dave graduated with an MA in English Literature at Durham University, and worked in marketing before joining the Ladbrokes News team. A Man United fan and avid groundhopper, he’s also an ardent follower of Rugby League. You can usually find him at a ground near you, clutching a big cup of tea.