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France U21 vs Ukraine U21: Betting tips, predictions, odds & match preview

France face Ukraine in the quarter-finals of the U21 Euros on Sunday at 8pm (UK time).

France U21 vs Ukraine U21: Betting tips

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France U21 vs Ukraine U21: Predictions

France U21 vs Ukraine U21: Predictions

Bet Prediction Best odds
BTTS? Yes 4/5 with Lottoland
Correct score 2-1 13/2 with Paddy Power
First Goalscorer Bradley Barcola 6/1 with Betfair

France booked their place in the quarter-finals as Group D winners, becoming just one of two sides to win all three of their group stage matches alongside England.

A hard fought 2-1 victory over rivals Italy in their first game was followed up with a 1-0 win over Norway and a 4-1 demolition of fellow qualifiers Switzerland to reach the knockout stages for the second consecutive tournament. Having failed to qualify for the U21 European Championships between 2007 and 2017, Sylvain Ripoll’s men are now looking to make it back-to-back semi-final appearances, as their talented youngsters aim to repeat the feat of 1988 and win the tournament once more.

Opponents Ukraine however, will be no pushovers as they only missed out on topping Group B on goal difference. Final day opponents Spain twice came from behind and equalised in the 90th minute to secure a 2-2 draw and top spot to push Ukraine down to second.

Ruslan Rotan’s side have impressed so far during the tournament, winning back-to-back matches without conceding against Croatia and Romania, before the aforementioned 2-2 draw against Spain saw them reach the knockout rounds for just the second time (with a 2nd place finish back in 2006 being the other).


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France U21 vs Ukraine U21 match stats

France are the top scoring side so far at the U21 Euros, finding the back of the net seven times in their three group stage matches. They rank first for shots on target per game (6.3) despite ranking 12th for shots per game (11.3), hitting the target with 56% of their shots and converting an impressive 21% of their chances (including blocked shots).

Two of the three penalties scored so far during the U21 European Championship have been scored by France (1) and Ukraine (1).

France U21 vs Ukraine U21: Squawka Says

Scoreline prediction: France U21 2-1 Ukraine U21

France U21 vs Ukraine U21 head-to-head

09 Jun 2022 – Ukraine U21 3-3 France U21 – U21 Euros qualifier

08 Oct 2021 – France U21 5-0 Ukraine U21 – U21 Euros qualifier

02 Sep 2016 – Ukraine U21 1-0 France U21 – U21 Euros qualifier

13 Oct 2015 – France U21 2-0 Ukraine U21 – U21 Euros qualifier

05 Jun 2011 – Ukraine U21 1-1 France U21 – U21 Euros qualifier

These two nations played out a six goal thriller back in June during qualifying, with four goals coming in the opening 25 minutes of the match.

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