On Thursday morning bettors put the biggest money volumes for the International Friendly Match between Belgium and Australia.
The odd for home win is low, changed from 1.43 to 1.49 on today morning. Belgium will miss out Eden Hazard (49/6 LW) and Romelu Lukaku (33/10 CF), they have a rest on the match vs. Australia. Vermaelen (49/1 CB), Benteke (18/6 FW), Vanden Borre (26/1 D) and Fellaini (55/9 CM) are both injured. Thorgan Hazard, the younger brother of E.Hazard, and Jordan Lukaku (brother of R.Lukaku) are called up to the national team by head coach Marc Wilmots. 35 years old Torino-goalkeeper Jean-Francois Gillet (9/- GK) is back to the squad after his 13 month match-fixing ban expired. Belgium is 11th in the FIFA rankings.
Australia head coach Ange Postecoglou called up four uncapped players in his squad (Sainsbury, Smith, Wright and Herd). Leverkusen-forward Kruse (28/3 FW) is back after his knee injury. Australia is on the 79th position in the FIFA rankings.
The odd for home win is dropped from 2.66 to 2.52, and this is one of the biggest odds changing on today morning. There are a lot of absent players on both sides.
France will miss out Abidal (67/- D), Giroud (35/9 F), Rami (26/1 D), Koscielny (21/- D), Clichy (20/- D), Gignac (17/4 F), Gomis (12/3 F) and Grenier (5/- M). Ribery (81/16 M), Nasri (41/5 M) and Landreau (11/- GK) both retired from the international football. France H2H stat vs. Spain: 11W 7D 15L.
Spain will miss out Torres (110/38 F), Piqué (61/4 D), Navas (34/3 M), Mata (34/10 M), Negredo (21/10 F), Valdés (20/- GK), Martínez (18/- M) and Alcantara (5/- M), they are unavailable vs. France. Costa (4/- F) is doubtful. Xavi (133/13 M), Xabi Alonso (114/16 M), Villa (97/59 F) and Arbeloa (56/-) both retired from the national team.
France (4-3-3): Lloris - Debuchy, Varane, Sakho, Evra - Pogba, Matuidi, Cabaye - Valbuena, Benzema, Griezmann
Spain (4-2-3-1): Casillas - Juanfran, Albiol, Ramos, Alba - Bosquets, Fábregas - Koke, Silva, Isco - Costa
The odd for home win is changed from 2.50 to 2.56. On the average odds market over 2,5 goals is changed from 2.30 to 2.37. There are a lot of absent players on both sides.
Italy will miss out Gabriel Paletta 3/- D) and Pablo Daniel Osvaldo (14/4 F) both for injury reason. Barzagli (50/- D) and Pirlo (112/13 M) also injured. Balotelli (33/13 F) also missing from the squad of the Italian National Team. Chiellini (71/4 D) is doubtful. It is the first match for Antonio Conte, he the new head coach of the Italian National Team.
Netherlands will miss out Arjen Robben (82/26 M), Rafael van der Vaart (109/25 M), Klaas-Jan Huntelaar (65/35 FW), Jordy Clasie (10/- M) and Ron Vlaar (31/1 D) both for injury reason. Also first match for the new head coach, Guus Hiddink.
Italy (3-5-2): Buffon - Bonucci, Ranocchia, Astori - Candreva, De Rossi, Verratti, Marchisio, Darmian - Giovinco, Immobile
Netherlands (4-3-3): Cillessen - Janmaat, Vrij, Indi, Blind - Wijnaldum, Jong, Fer - Kuyt, Van Persie, Depay
Other interesting odds movements:
The odd for over 2,5 goals is changed from 2.05 to 2.22 in the average odds market.
The odd for away win is dropped from 3.22 to 3.13 in the average odds market.
Category: Daily Analysis
Written by: Znews
Date: Sep 04, 2014