Northern Ireland v Russia Football Match – 22.03.2013 – UEFA World Cup Qualification Match Preview, Prediction, Squad Info
Northern Ireland v Russia football match will be in 22.03.2013 at Belfast for UEFA World Cup Qualification match. Nothern Ireland National football team got 3 draws and a lose in World Cup Qualification matches. They have lost their first match against Russia in an away match with 0-2 score. One of these goals was from penalty that thay have conceded. They got draw in other matches in group. They got draw against Portugal, Luxembourg and Azerbeijan. Northern Ireland has problem with scoring goals in international matches. They have played against Malta in their last friendly match and they got 0-0 draw against Malta. They have scored 3 goals in their last 5 international matches. Roy Caroll from Olympiacos, Jonny Evans from Manchester United, Aaron hughes from Fulham, Steven Davis from Southampton, Chris Brunt from WBA has been called for Northern Ireland National Football Team.
Russia National Football Team is going well at group stages till now. They have played 4 matches at group stages and they have won all matches. If they go on their current performance they can qualify from group as a group leader. They have beaten Portgual, North Ireland, Azerbaijan and Israel. They have beaten Israel with 0-4 score at an away match. That was their only away match in group. They have beaten Northern Ireland with 2-0, Azerbaijan with 1-0 and Portugal 1-0 scores. Head coach Fabio Capello hasn’t called up Diniyar Biyaletdinov, Igor Semshov, Marat Izmailov, Andrei Ashavin, Pavel Pogrebnyak and Roman Pavlyuchenko for Russia National Team squad. Aleksandr Kerzhakov, Yuri Zhirkov, Igor Denisov, Sergei Ignashevich, Aleksandr Anyukov, Vasily Berezutskiy, Vladimir Bystrov will be in squad against Northern Ireland.
THE MATCH WILL START AT 19:45 WITH GMT
Match Prediction: russia Wins, less then 2,5 goals in the match