The Latvian team does not reach this last qualifying date well, after losing 1-0 to visiting Slovenia. He has added 9 defeats in a row in the competition, being the group’s absolute leader and one of the worst teams in the entire competition. In terms of goals, he has converted 2 and has given 28 on his fence, standing out for having serious problems when preparing and attacking.
And not only that, since it defends very badly, standing out for failing a lot when making collective transitions. As a local he has reaped negative results by losing 4 games in a row (0 goals in favor and 13 against). It comes from falling 0-2 to North Macedonia and stumbling 0-3 with Poland.
The Austrian team arrives motivated to this last day of qualifiers, after beating North Macedonia 2-1 and adding 19 points in the general table (6 wins, 1 draw and 2 falls in total). He has won several games without losing and 3 straight wins, which allowed him to sneak into the big European football party (5 difference with 3rd Slovenia).
In terms of goals, he has converted 19 and has yielded 8 on his fence, standing out for being effective in attack and more or less solid in defensive matters. Visiting has registered diverse markers, after winning 2 matches, matching another and losing the remaining one that played in this condition (7 goals in favor and 5 against). It comes from beating North Macedonia 1-4, equaling 0-0 with Poland and beating Slovenia 0-1.