Match: Iran vs Spain
Competition: World Cup 2018 Group B
Time / Date: 21:00h / 20 June 2018
Venue: Kazan Arena, Kazan.
Iran gets on 2010 World Cup (WC) winners Spain at the Kazan Arena in their second Group B game of Russia 2018.
Spain vs Iran Match Preview
Spain drew 3-3 with Euro 2016 champions Portugal on Friday but performed very well in pieces. They are supposed to win here.
Iran are sensationally leader of Group B after triumphing in their first game at a World Cup in 20 years on Friday against Morocco thanks to own goal.
Spain vs Iran Head-to-head
This will be the first meeting between Iran and Spain.
Spain vs Iran Team News
Iran can call upon Saeid Ezatolahi again after his suspension ended, but the returning player could be resigned to a spot on the bench as Carlos Queiroz names an unchanged starting eleven.
Beiranvand, Rezaeian, Cheshmi, Pouraliganji, Safi, Ebrahimi, Jahanbakhsh, Shojaei, Amiri, Ansarifand, Azmoun
Nacho will fight for his place at right back as Dani Carvajal tries to regain his fitness, whilst Thiago could come in for Koke in the centre of the park. Diego Costa is expected to lead the line after his brace against Portugal.
De Gea, Nacho, Pique, Ramos, Alba, Thiago, Busquets, Iniesta, Isco, Silva, Costa
Spain vs Iran Stats and Streaks
- Iran are undefeated in their last 19 matches (FIFA World Cup).
- Spain are undefeated in their last 12 matches (FIFA World Cup).
- Iran are winless against European opposition at the World Cup, having lost five of their six previous fixtures (D1).
- Spain have conceded 10 goals in their last four World Cup matches – as many as in their previous 15 World Cup matches combined.
Spain vs Iran Betting Predictions
After this match, I do not expect Iran to keep the first place, the victory for Spain is guaranteed the question is only with what result.
Spain vs Iran Betting Tips
-Spain to win & Over 2.5 Match Goals – 5/6 (@1.83)
Correct Score Prediction
Spain to win 3:1 – 14/1 (@15.0)