England v Ukraine -Stats and Preview- 3-7-21 First match away from Wembley for English as dangerous Ukraine await them

Match: England v Ukraine

Competition: Euro 2021

Date: 3/7/21

Kick-off time: 8pm

Recent form

  • Last 5

  • Last 5

Head to head record

Last 5 matches – 

10/09/13 Ukraine 0 – 0 England

11/09/12 England 1 – 1 Ukraine

19/06/12 England 1 – 0 Ukraine

10/10/09 Ukraine 1 – 0 England

01/04/09 England 2 – 1 Ukraine

Goal stats

  • Total match goals
Over 0.5 goals 75%
Over 1.5 goals 25%
Over 2.5 goals 25%
Over 3.5 goals 25%
BTTS - Yes 25%

England team goals

Over 0.5 goals 75%
Over 1.5 goals 25%
Over 2.5 goals 0%

Ukraine team goals

Over 0.5 goals 100%
Over 1.5 goals 75%
Over 2.5 goals 25%

Corner betting stats

England corner stats

Average corners for: 4

Average corners against: 4

Over/ under corner % charts

Over 9.5 corners 50%
Over 10.5 corners 25%
Over 11.5 corners 0%

Ukraine corner stats

Average corners for: 3

Average corners against: 4

Over/ under corner % charts

Over 9.5 corners 60%
Over 10.5 corners 25%
Over 11.5 corners 0%

Card betting stats

England Card stats

Averages

Yellow for: 1

Yellows against: 3

Top cards:

P Foden – 1

D. Rice – 1

H. Maguire – 1

K. Phillips – 1

Ukraine Card stats

Averages

Yellow for: 1

Yellows against: 2

Top cards:

S. Sydorchuk – 1

M. Shaparenko – 1

A. Dovbyk -1

A. Yarmolenko – 1

Injuries

England injuries & suspensions

Out: None

Doubtful: M Mount and B Chilwell

Suspended: None

Ukraine injuries & suspensions

Out: A. Besedin

Doubtful: None

Suspended: None

England v Ukraine Match Preview & Trends

England and Ukraine continue to gather momentum but something must give

Rome is the host city for this heavyweight contest between England and Ukraine. Having beaten Germany and Sweden respectively in the last 16 to reach this stage both sides will be confident ahead of this vital quarter-final match-up. London awaits the winners of this game where they will play either The Czech Republic or Denmark at Wembley Stadium in front of an expected large crowd. 

The tournament has had many twists and turns so far, will the unpredictable trend continue in this fascinating knockout phase? With the quality of players on show, anything can happen and we are in for another rollercoaster ride as we approach the latter stages.

England are yet to concede a goal but now face playing away from home turf for the first time in this unique tournament. How they respond to being away from Wembley will be intriguing to all as will the pressure of being favorites to win. Ukraine will back themselves to cause an upset after some rally encouraging performances that saw them scrape through as one of the best 4 3rd place qualifiers.

England have covered 474.4km in the tournament so far and has maintained a passing accuracy of 88% and averaging 56% possession. The English have made 206 passes into the attacking third with 140 of those in key areas. They have completed 21/60 crosses, which left them at 35%. In comparison, Ukraine has covered 433.5km in the first four games, maintaining a passing accuracy of 88% and averaged 54% possession. The Ukrainians made 162 passes into the attacking third with 83 of those in key areas. They completed 3/34 crosses, which left them at 9%.

Key trends

Both teams have scored 50% of their goals after the 75 minute

There has only ever been two draws between these two nations

Ukraine has only beaten England once

Referee data

Ref

Felix Brych (Germany)