Spain Under-21-Norway Under-21 Betting Preview: Expect goals in another victory for Lopetegui's men

The semi finals of the European Under 21s Championship kick off on Saturday, with Hugh Wilson backing goals and La Roja to come out on top
Norway face Spain in the first semi-final of the tournament on Saturday afternoon in Netanya, with both teams impressing in the competition so far. This will be the first meeting of the two sides in Under-21 history, with fireworks expected from two teams that did not struggle to find the net in the group stages.

Spain come into this match after dismantling Netherlands in their final group game this week. Julen Lopetegui's men have won three from three in their group, without conceding a goal.

In fact la Roja are unbeaten in 24 matches, winning 21 of those, so it’s no surprise BetVictor price them at 1/3 (1.33) to win.

Norway came into this tournament with more hope than expectation, but they have been the surprise package of this years competition, remaining unbeaten throughout the group stages.

Tor Ole Skullerud’s men have had an eventful tournament so far, grabbing a last minute equaliser against hosts Israel despite being down to 10 men, then convincingly beating England and conceding a last minute goal to draw with Italy. BetVictor don’t give the Norwegian’s much hope here though, pricing them at 8/1 (9.00) to win the match. The same firm price the draw at 17/4 (5.25).

A bet that stands out in this match is both teams to score at 10/11 (1.91). Although Spain are yet to concede a goal in the group stages, that has been down to one man, David de Gea.

The Manchester United keeper has been in fine form, producing a number of world-class saves to keep Netherlands at bay last time out. However, Norway are not struggling in front of goal, scoring six goals in their three group games so far, so backing the both teams to score bet is certainly worth investing in.

For those looking for more value, the half-time/full-time bet provides an excellent price.

The game to be a draw at half-time and Spain to be winning at full-time is 10/3 (4.33) with BetVictor. In two of the three games so far, both sides have been drawing at half-time, with Spain going on to win in both of their games.

Both teams to score at 10/11 (1.91) with Bet Victor
Draw HT/Spain FT at 10/3 (4.33) with Bet Victor

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