Australia go up against Denmark on Wednesday in a game that will take place at Al Janoub Stadium. This is their third and final outing in the group stages of the World Cup.
After the first two rounds of group matches in the World Cup, Australia have three points as number two, while Denmark rank as number three on one point. Denmark take on Australia as number 10, whereas the home side sit as number 38 in the FIFA world ranking.
Seeing Australia last beyond the group stage at the World Cup would surprise a few people, but they have a great opportunity to see the next stage for only the second time at a World Cup.
It could prove a close battle to get through the group stage, but Denmark head into the World Cup knowing they have real quality in their ranks.
Australia vs Denmark Prediction
Australia beat New Zealand by 0-2, lost 4-1 against France, before defeating Tunisia 0-1. Australia were able to win six of their previous 10 games across all tournaments, while drawing one of the games. They suffered defeat in three of these outings.
Australia scored an average of 1.6 goals in ten matches or a total of 16, while allowing 15 goals against. This is an average of 1.5 goals goal against per match, achieving a clean sheet three times.
Judging by their last three matches, we can expect a bit of everything from Denmark at the moment. Against France, they came out on top in a 2-0 win, before drawing 0-0 against Tunisia. Most recently they were left reeling in a 2-1 defeat win against France. Denmark claimed five wins in their last 10 matches across all tournaments, while also drawing one along the way. They endured defeat in four of the games in this run.
Denmark enter their next World Cup match, averaging a lowly 1.5 goals goals per game in their last ten matches. They scored a disappointing total of 15 goals, while also conceding 11. That amounts to an average of 1.1 per game, in which they kept their opponents from scoring four times.
Having so far lost and won a match in their World Cup group, Australia still have the next round firmly in sight. A win here sees them through to the next round of the tournament. Denmark have only one point to show for their efforts in their first two group matches, which is not great. At least they are still in with a chance of going through, but only if they win this final group match.
Australia vs Denmark Stats
- Australia have won 3 of the last 4 matches without conceding a goal
- Australia have won 6 of the last 7 matches
- Australia have won 5 of the last 7 matches while scoring less than 2.5 goals
- Australia have scored in the last 7 matches in a row
- In 7 of the last 9 Australia matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- In the last 9 Denmark matches the sum of goals was under 3.5
- Denmark have scored in 8 of the last 10 matches
- Denmark have not won 3 of the last 4 matches
Australia vs Denmark Lineups
Australia vs Denmark Betting Tips
It is early days yet for the new World Cup season and Australia as well as Denmark have a couple of prospects who could end up dominate their offensive lines this season. We have listed some of their possible goalscorers in their upcoming match.
Australia claimed all three points six times in their last 10 matches across all tournaments, while also drawing one along the way. They endured defeat in three of the games in this run. Denmark have won five of their last 10 games, while drawing one and losing four in this series of matches.
Over 2.5 goals came out five times in the previous ten matches across all tournaments for Australia, who scored an average of 1.6 goals along the way. Over 2.5 goals happened in six of the last ten games for Denmark, who scored 1.5 times on average in those matches.
In the past four encounters between Australia and Denmark over 2.5 goals came out one time, with Australia scoring an average of 0.75 goals per game. Denmark averaged 1.5 goals, while both teams scored two times.
Denmark scored the opening goal in four of a possible ten games. Denmark managed three wins without conceding a goal in their previous 10 matches.