Serbia vs Bulgaria Euro 2024 qualifier predictions: Tips, odds and team news
Serbia and Bulgaria meet in a Euro 2024 qualifying showdown at Gradski stadion Dubočica on Sunday (2pm UK time).
Serbia vs Bulgaria odds
Odds correct as of 17:30 on November 17
Serbia are guaranteed at least a play-off spot. However, the hosts also know that qualification will be secured with just a point against Bulgaria, due to their superior head-to-head record over third-placed Montenegro. The Serbs will also qualify for the European Championships for the first time since 2000 if Montenegro fail to beat Hungary – the only side to beat Serbia so far during qualifying.
Bulgaria, meanwhile having nothing to play for having not picked up a single victory in Group G, losing four and drawing three of their seven matches. They currently sit bottom, three points behind Lithuania having scored just five times so far.
Serbia vs Bulgaria predictions
Serbia vs Bulgaria: Predictions
|BTTS?||Yes||13/8 with Boylesports|
|Correct Score||2-1||10/1 with Bet365|
|First Goalscorer||Dusan Tadic||6/1 with Sky Bet|
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The stats behind our Serbia vs Bulgaria predictions:
- Serbia netted at least two goals in six of their last eight home Euro qualifying games.
- Both teams have scored in seven of Serbia’s last eight home Euro qualifiers.
- Serbia opened the scoring in five of their last six Euro qualifying home matches.
- Bulgaria have failed to win any of their last nine Euro qualifying road games (six defeats).
Serbia vs Bulgaria match tip
Aleksandar Mitrović has scored 13 goals across his previous 13 international appearances, including five goals in his six Euro 2024 qualifying matches. The forward was directly involved in all three of Serbia’s goals his last qualifier appearance against Montenegro (2 goals, 1 assist) and has an impressive record at international level with 57 goals in 85 caps. One more goal will see him enter the top 30 highest international goalscorers.
Serbia vs Bulgaria team news
Serbia team news
|–||Mihajlo Ilić, Sergej Milinković-Savić, Darko Lazović, Stefan Mitrović, Vladimir Lučić, Petar Ratkov||–|
Sergej Milinković-Savić is among those missing for Serbia but influential skipper Dušan Tadić and lethal marksman Aleksandar Mitrović should feature here.
Bulgaria team news
|–||Plamen Andreev, Hristiyan Petrov, Iliyan Stefanov, Stanislav Shopov||–|
Spas Delev is the most capped member of this current Bulgaria squad (46 appearances) while captain Kiril Despodov has netted the most goals (10).
Serbia vs Bulgaria head-to-head record
- 20 Jun 2023 – Bulgaria 1-1 Serbia – European Championship qualifier
- 17 Nov 2010 – Bulgaria 0-1 Serbia – International Friendly
- 19 Nov 2008 – Serbia 6-1 Bulgaria – International Friendly
Serbia are unbeaten against Bulgaria (one draw and two wins).