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Ukraine vs North Macedonia Tips - Ukraine to claim the points

  • Ukraine vs North Macedonia preview, predictions, tips & team news
  • Ukraine have seen BTTS in 5 of their last 7 matches
  • North Macedonia have seen BTTS in 3 of their last 4 matches
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Ukraine beat North Macedonia twice in the Euro 2016 qualifiers (Getty)
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Ukraine vs North Macedonia Tips


Ukraine and North Macedonia are expected to produce BTTS in Bucharest. With Andriy Yarmolenko and Roman Yaremchuk in form, Ukraine core more goals to take all three points.

  • Ukraine have seen BTTS in 5 of their last 7 matches (all competitions).
  • Ukraine have won their last 2 matches against North Macedonia (Euro 2016 qualifiers).
  • North Macedonia have seen BTTS in 3 of their last 4 matches (all competitions).

Head to Head


Ukraine have a 2-0 advantage against North Macedonia in two competitive matches.

They met in the Euro 2016 qualifiers, Ukraine winning 1-0 in Lviv and 2-0 in Skopje.

Ukraine Form


Ukraine went undefeated in their first six games in 2021. They drew all three of their World Cup qualifiers: 1-1 in France, 1-1 against Finland and 1-1 against Kazakhstan.

Andriy Shevchenko’s side played three friendlies to warm up for Euro 2020.

Ukraine drew 1-1 against Bahrain, won 1-0 against Northern Ireland won 4-0 against Cyprus. Andriy Yarmolenko bagged a brace with Oleksandr Zinchenko and Roman Yaremchuk on target.

Ukraine suffered a 3-2 defeat to Netherlands in their opening match at Euro 2020. They were 2-0 down when goals to Andriy Yarmolenko and Roman Yaremchuk restored parity, but they conceded in the 85th minute in an exciting match.

Ukraine Squad & Team News


Goalkeepers: Heorhiy Bushchan, Andriy Pyatov (Captain), Anatoliy Trubin
Defenders: Eduard Sobol, Serhiy Kryvtsov, Illya Zabarnyi, Vitaliy Mykolenko, Oleksandr Karavayev, Mykola Matviyenko, Oleksandr Tymchyk, Denys Popov
Midfielders: Heorhiy Sudakov, Serhiy Sydorchuk, Taras Stepanenko, Andriy Yarmolenko, Ruslan Malinovskyi, Mykola Shaparenko, Marlos, Yevhenii Makarenko, Viktor Tsyhankov, Oleksandr Zinchenko, Roman Bezus, Oleksandr Zubkov
Forwards: Roman Yaremchuk, Artem Besyedin, Artem Dovbyk

Winger Oleksandr Zubkov was subbed off 13 minutes into the game against Netherlands. He is likely to be replaced by Mykola Shaparenko.

Andriy Yarmolenko is a key player after scoring 41 goals in 95 internationals. Roman Yaremchuk has scored 9 goals in 25 internationals.

North Macedonia Form


North Macedonia came into Euro 2020 with plenty of confidence having won three of their previous four matches.

Igor Angelovski’s side lost 3-2 in Romania in their first World Cup qualifier but bounced back with a 2-0 win against Liechtenstein and 2-1 win in Germany.

The Lions played two friendlies, a 1-1 draw against Slovenia and a 4-0 win against Kazakhstan with Ezgjan Alioski, Ivan Trickovski, Milan Ristovski and Darko Churlinov on target.

North Macedonia suffered a 3-1 defeat against Austria in their opening Euro 2020 match. Goran Pandev equalised in the 28th minute but they conceded two late goals.

North Macedonia Squad & Team News


Goalkeepers: Stole Dimitrievski, Risto Jankov, Damjan Shishkovski
Defenders: Egzon Bejtulai, Gjoko Zajkov, Kire Ristevski, Visar Musliu, Ezgjan Alioski, Stefan Ristovski, Darko Velkovski
Midfielders: Arijan Ademi, Ferhan Hasani, Tihomir Kostadinov, Boban Nikolov, Enis Bardhi, Stefan Spirovski, Elif Elmas, Marjan Radeski, Daniel Avramovski, Darko Churlinov
Forwards: Ivan Trichkovski, Aleksandar Trajkovski, Goran Pandev (Captain), Vlatko Stojanovski, Krste Velkoski, Milan Ristovski

Igor Angelovski is unlikely to make many changes here.

37-year-old Goran Pandev has now scored 38 goals in 120 internationals. He leads the line with Mallorca striker Aleksandar Trajkovski.

Ukraine vs North Macedonia FAQs

Where can I watch the Ukraine vs North Macedonia live stream?

Check our live streaming calendar to see where to watch the Ukraine vs North Macedonia live stream.

What time does Ukraine vs North Macedonia kick off?

The Euro 2020 match is being played on Thursday, June 17 (AEDT).

US

Verdict

North Macedonia can score but Ukraine have more weapons up front. With Andriy Yarmolenko and Roman Yaremchuk in form, I am backing Ukraine to win in Bucharest.

Best Bet: BTTS Yes BTTS @110.00 at Winnersbet - 3 Units
Value Bet: Ukraine Win & BTTS Win & BTTS @300.00 at betfair - 1 Unit
Correct Score Tip: Ukraine Win 2-1 Correct Score @850.00 at Betstar Australia - 1 Unit

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