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Scotland vs Northern Ireland Friendly: Predictions, Tips and Odds

Scotland vs Northern Ireland International Friendly: Predictions, Tips and Odds

Scotland and Northern Ireland meet at Hampden Park in what should be a fiery international friendly on Tuesday at 7:45pm (UK time).

Scotland vs Northern Ireland predictions

Scotland vs Northern Ireland: Predictions

Bet Prediction Bookmaker odds
BTTS? Yes 5/4 with Midnite
Correct Score Scotland 1-1 Northern Ireland 7/1 with Star Sports
First Goalscorer Scott McTominay 13/2 with Unibet

The stats behind our Scotland vs Northern Ireland predictions:

  • Northern Ireland have scored in each of their last two matches, including in Friday’s 1-1 friendly draw with Romania.
  • Scotland are unbeaten in their last four meetings with Northern Ireland, last losing this fixture in December 1983.
  • Scott McTominay has scored seven of his eight international goals in his last 11 caps.

Scotland vs Northern Ireland match tip

Draw @ 11/4 with Betfred

Despite their dominance in this fixture, Scotland are winless in their last six internationals, since a 3-0 win over Cyprus in qualifying for Euro 2024. Since then, Scotland have lost four with two draws. Most recently, they suffered a 4-0 defeat away to Netherlands at the Johan Cruyff Arena. Northern Ireland had a terrible 2023 but are now on a two-match unbeaten run which includes a victory over Denmark.

Scotland vs Northern Ireland odds


*Odds correct as of 08:20 on March 26. 18+ only. BeGambleAware.

Despite their recent poor form, Scotland’s superiority in this fixture and home advantage make them favourites here, but Northern Ireland will fancy their chances.

Scotland vs Northern Ireland head-to-head

  • 25 March 2015 – Scotland 1-0 Northern Ireland – International Friendly
  • 9 February 2011 – Northern Ireland 0-3 Scotland – Nations Cup
  • 20 August 2008 – Scotland 0-0 Northern Ireland – International Friendly
  • 19 February 1992 – Scotland 1-0 Northern Ireland – International Friendly
  • 13 December 1983 – Northern Ireland 2-0 Scotland – British Home Championship

Northern Ireland haven’t beaten Scotland since December 1983, during the final edition of the British Home Championship.

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