Iceland – Kosovo: 9th October 2017
Iceland is currently ranked first in the World Cup Qualifying Group I ranking, with 19 points accumulating after 9 games.
The hosts are in very good shape with 2 consecutive successes. After the victory 2-0 in front of Ukraine, the Nordic people managed to humiliate Turkey away a few days ago, score 3-0.
A. Finnaborgasson is the team’s top scorer in this qualifying campaign with the 3 goals scored so far.
Iceland had emotions in the tournament on the field of Kosovo, managing to score 2-1.
On the other side, Kosovo ranks the 6th position of this qualification group, and the team managed to gather 1 point after 9 rounds.
The guests have a very poor qualification campaign with 7 consecutive defeats. The previous stage, they gave off on their own field, 0-2 in front of those in Ukraine.
V. Berisha, A. Nuhiu and A. Rrahmani are the best markers of the team in this group, they managed to score once in 9 games.
The guests have both the weakest offensive (3 goals scored) and the weakest defensive, with 22 goals scored.