Norway vs Cyprus Predictions & Tips – Must win for hosts in European Championship qualifiers
Norway vs Cyprus Predictions
Cyprus are pointless and have scored just one in those two defeats. Norway need to win this and I’m backing them to make it four straight wins to nil in this fixture.
- Norway vs Cyprus Predictions
- Head to Head
- Norway Form
- Norway Squad & Team News
- Cyprus Form
- Cyprus Squad & Team News
- Norway have won their last 10 matches against Cyprus.
- Norway have won to nil in their last 3 matches against Cyprus.
- Cyprus have lost 12 of their last 16 away matches.
Head to Head
Norway have won 10 in a row against Cyprus. The last meeting was in 2018 with Norway winning 2-0 in the UEFA Nations League.
Norway suffered a heartbreaking defeat to Scotland on Saturday as they conceded twice in the last three minutes to lose 2-1.
They now find themselves with just a single point after three games in Group A.
Stale Solbakken’s side were beaten 3-0 away to Spain in March in their Euro 2024 qualifying opener before being held 1-1 on the road in Georgia.
Norway Squad & Team News
Goalkeepers: Ørjan Nyland, Mathias Dyngeland, Egil Selvik
Defenders: Birger Meling, Stefan Strandberg, Kristoffer Ajer, Marcus Holmgren Pedersen, Julian Ryerson, Andreas Hanche-Olsen, Leo Skiri Østigård, Stian Rode Gregersen, Brice Wembangomo
Midfielders: Mohamed Elyounoussi, Martin Ødegaard, Mats Møller Dæhli, Sander Berge, Kristian Thorstvedt, Patrick Berg, Fredrik Aursnes, Ola Solbakken, Hugo Vetlesen, Kristoffer Velde
Forwards: Alexander Sørloth, Erling Haaland, Jørgen Strand Larsen, Bård Finne
Cyprus are bottom of Group A after suffering their second loss in as many games of the qualifying campaign.
Temur Ketsbaia’s side conceded with six minutes remaining as they lost 2-1 at home to Georgia on Saturday.
Cyprus lost 3-0 away to Scotland in their opening match of qualifying in March before playing out an entertaining 2-2 draw with Armenia in a friendly.
Cyprus Squad & Team News
Goalkeepers: Constantinos Panagi, Demetris Demetriou, Alexander Špoljarić
Defenders: Andreas Karo, Marios Antoniades, Nicholas Ioannou, FIoannis Kousoulos, Valentin Roberge, Minas Antoniou, Konstantinos Laifis, Andreas Panayiotou, Nikolas Panayiotou
Midfielders: Charalambos Charalambous, Alex Gogić, Michalis Ioannou, Charalambos Kyriakou, Danilo Špoljarić, Kostakis Artymatas, Grigoris Kastanos
Forwards: Georgios Efrem, Demetris Christofi, Andronikos Kakoullis, Loizos Loizou, Marinos Tzionis, WIoannis Pittas