World Cup 2022 qualifiers: Wales vs Ukraine prediction and betting tips (June 5)
Ukraine got a 3-1 victory over Scotland in their last game. Will they get a win over Wales and qualify for the World Cup?
Gareth Bale (Wales) has scored 5 goals during the qualifiers
Gareth Bale (Wales) has scored 5 goals during the qualifiers

Wales will host Ukraine in the Round 2 final of the UEFA qualifiers for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.

The match will start at 4 p.m. G.M.T on Sunday, 5 June 2022. The match venue is Cardiff City Stadium, Cardiff. Below you will find betting tips and match prediction for Wales vs Austria (June 5) in the final UEFA qualifiers for the 2022 World Cup.

Wales vs Ukraine latest odds on betting sites

Wales has their winning odds placed at 2.95 (+195 American; 39/20 Fractional). Ukraine has their winning odds placed at 2.84 (+184; 46/25). The betting odds for a draw are placed at 3.00 (+200; 2/1).

The chances of the outcomes are as follows: Wales — 33%, draw — 33%, Ukraine — 34%.

Latest betting odds on Wales vs Ukraine (5 June 2022):

  • Over 2.5 goals — 2.62 (+162; 81/50)
  • Under 2.5 goals — 2.58 (+158; 79/50)
  • Asian handicap (+0.25) on Wales — 1.63 (-159; 63/100)
  • Asian handicap (-0.25) on Ukraine — 2.29 (+129; 129/100)
  • Both teams to score (Yes) — 2.20 (+120; 6/5)
  • Both teams to score (No) — 1.63 (-159; 63/100)

Wales vs Ukraine match preview and statistics

Wales got a 2-1 victory over Austria in their last qualifiers game. Gareth Bale opened the scoreline in the 25th with a nice freekick as he placed into the top right corner. The Wales international made it 2-0 in the 51st minute with a nice effort into the top right corner. Marcel Sabitzer pulled one back in the 64th minute as he lifted the ball over the keeper into the net.

The Dragons had 66% ball possession and 502 passes completed. Wales had an expected goal of 1.20 compared to Austria’s expected goal of 1.05. The Dragons created two big chances. They had 14 shots with seven being on target.

Wales finished second in the group with 15 points as they won four games, drew three and lost one. The Dragons have scored 14 goals while conceding nine goals. They are unbeaten in their last five games.

Wales team news: All players are fit and available for the game.

Ukraine got a 3-1 victory over Scotland in their last game in the semi-finals. Andriy Yarmolenko opened the scoreline in the 33rd minute with a nice lob over the keeper into the net. Roman Yaremchuk doubled their scoreline in the 49th minute with a nice header into the far top corner. Callum McGregor pulled one back in the 79th minute with a nice finish into the net. Artem Dovbyk scored the third goal in the 95th minute as they made it into the finals.

Ukraine were totally dominant with 58% of the ball and completed 461 passes. The Blue and Yellows had an expected goal of 2.51 while creating one big chance. Ukraine had 14 shots with four being on target

Ukraine finished second with 12 points winning two games and drawing six. The Blue and Yellow scored 11 goals while conceding eight goals with a difference of +3.

Ukraine team news: Marlos is out of the game with a calf injury

Wales vs Ukraine 2H

Ukraine won the last game between both sides by a goal to nil.

Wales vs Ukraine lineups and key players

Wales projected starting lineup:

  • Jordan Pickford
  • Danny Ward
  • Chris Gunter
  • Chris Mepham
  • Joe Rodon
  • Ben Davies
  • Joe Allen
  • Aaron Ramsey
  • Gareth Bale
  • Harry Wilson
  • Keiffer Moore
  • Dan James

Notable subs: Brennan Johnson, Joe Morrell, Ethan Ampadu and Tyler Roberts.

Gareth Bale is Wales' best player as he showed his ability in their last game. Bale has scored five goals during the qualifiers, overperforming his expected goals of 3.48. He has provided three assists while creating nine chances.

Ukraine projected starting lineup:

  • Andriy Pyatov
  • Alexander Karavaev
  • Illia Zabarnyi
  • Mykola Matviyenko
  • Vitalii Mykolenko
  • Andriy Yarmolenko
  • Serhiy Sydorchuk
  • Oleksandr Zinchenko
  • Eduard Sobol
  • Vitaly Buyalsky
  • Roman Yaremchuk

Notable subs: Mykola Shaparenko, Viktor Tsigankov.

Andriy Yarmolenko scored a wonderful goal in their 3-1 victory over Scotland. The Ukrainian international has scored three goals during the qualifiers, underperforming his expected goals of 3.05.

Wales vs Ukraine predictions and betting tips

Ukraine have been great recently as they smashed Scotland in their last qualifier game. The Blue and Yellow have won three of their last five games in all competitions and have been absolutely brilliant. I expect Ukraine to win both halves.

Predictions for this match are Ukraine to win both halves and over 2.5 goals. Ukraine have been good recently, scoring lots of goals. Two of their last five games have ended in over 2.5 goals. Wales also have been great in front of goals with three of their last five goals ending in over 2.5 goals.

Player prediction: Gareth Bale to score anytime. He has been really good for ales scoring a lot of goals. Bale scored two goals in his last game for wales.

Betting prediction: Ukraine to win both halves

Odds: 3.60 (+260 American; 13/5 Fractional)

Betting prediction: Over 2.5 goals

Odds: 2.58 (+158 American; 79/50 Fractional)

Betting prediction: Gareth Bale to score anytime

Odds: 2.00 (+100 American; 1/1 Fractional)

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