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Lithuania vs Estonia Predictions & Tips - Lithuania to get off to a winning start in the Baltic Cup
- Lithuania vs Estonia predictions for Tuesday’s Baltic Cup match
- The game is being played at 5pm BST at Vilnius LFF Stadium
- Lithuania have won 7 of their last 8 home matches against Estonia
- I am backing Lithuania to win in Vilnius
- Preview, predictions, stats, squads & team news
Lithuania have won 7 of their last 8 home matches against Estonia (Getty Images)
Lithuania vs Estonia Predictions
Lithuania have a great home record against Estonia. That should continue in the first match in the Baltic Cup with the hosts backed to win to nil in Vilnius.
- Lithuania have won 3 of their last 5 home matches (Baltic Cup).
- Lithuania have kept 4 clean sheets in their last 5 home matches (Baltic Cup).
- Lithuania have won 7 of their last 8 home matches against Estonia (all competitions).
- Estonia have lost 15 of their last 19 matches including friendlies (all competitions).
- Estonia have lost 3 of their last 4 away matches (Baltic Cup).
- Estonia have failed to score in their last 6 away matches (Baltic Cup).
Head to Head
Estonia have a 22-18 advantage against Lithuania with 6 draws in 46 matches.
They last met in a friendly in October 2020 with Lithuania winning 3-1 in Tallinn.
Lithuania ended 2020 with a 2-1 win in Kazakhstan. The victory ensured they finished third in Group 4 in League C in the UEFA Nations League.
Valdas Urbonas’s side started 2021 with a 4-0 defeat against Kosovo in an international friendly.
Lithuania have gone close in their opening two World Cup Qualifiers. They lost 1-0 in Switzerland and 2-0 against Italy where they conceded the second goal in added time.
Lithuania Squad & Team News
Goalkeepers: Tomas Švedkauskas, Titas Krapikas, Deividas Mikelionis
Defenders: Saulius Mikoliūnas (Captain), Egidijus Vaitkūnas, Edvinas Girdvainis, Rolandas Baravykas, Markas Beneta, Vytas Gašpuitis, Linas Mėgelaitis, Sigitas Olberkis
Midfielders: Arvydas Novikovas, Donatas Kazlauskas, Ovidijus Verbickas, Justas Lasickas, Deimantas Petravičius, Domantas Šimkus, Martynas Dapkus, Paulius Golubickas, Tautvydas Eliošius, Karolis Šilkaitis
Forwards: Fedor Černych, Karolis Laukžemis, Edgaras Dubickas
Centre back Saulius Mikoliūnas captains the side. The 37-year-old has earned 93 international caps.
Arvydas Novikovas has scored 12 international goals with Fedor Černych scoring nine goals.
Estonia haven’t won since a 1-0 win against Gibraltar in March 2019. They have lost 15 of their last 19 matches in all competitions.
The Blueshirts failed to win a game in the UEFA Nations League. They were relegated to League D after finishing bottom of Group 2 in League C.
Thomas Häberli became manager in January but hasn’t been able to stop the slide.
Estonia lost their opening two World Cup qualifiers, 6-2 against Czech Republic and 4-2 in Belarus. They played a friendly in March, losing 1-0 against Sweden in Solna.
Estonia Squad & Team News
Goalkeepers: Karl Jakob Hein, Matvei Igonen, Karl Andre Vallner
Defenders: Taijo Teniste, Karol Mets, Joonas Tamm, Michael Lilander, Märten Kuusk, Henrik Pürg, Maksim Paskotši, Markkus Seppik
Midfielders: Konstantin Vassiljev (captain), Sander Puri, Mattias Käit, Martin Miller, Vladislav Kreida, Markus Poom, Bogdan Vaštšuk, Markus Soomets
Forwards: Sergei Zenjov, Henri Anier, Henrik Ojamaa, Rauno Sappinen, Vlasiy Sinyavskiy, Robert Kirss
There is plenty of experience in Estonia’s squad with captain Konstantin Vassiljev earning 128 caps. The Flora midfielder has scored 25 goals.
Lithuania should be too good for Latvia and get off to a winning start in the Baltic Cup.
Best Bet: Lithuania Win Full Time Result @-106.38 at Unibet - 4 Units
Value Bet: Lithuania Win To Nil Win To Nil @195.00 at bet365 Sport NJ - 1 Unit
Correct Score Tip: Lithuania Win 2-0 Correct Score @700.00 at Borgata Sports - 1 Unit