Sports activities Mole previews Monday’s Worldwide Friendlies conflict between Serbia and Jamaica, together with predictions, workforce information and doable lineups.
Jamaica‘s Gold Cup preparations proceed this week with the workforce set to tackle Serbia in a world pleasant on the Miki Athletic Stadium on Monday night time.
A distinct segment encounter on paper, the final time these two sides met was truly solely again in 2014, with Serbia successful that tie 2-1.
With no European Championship to arrange for this summer season, Serbia face a quiet few months after this recreation, with their subsequent aggressive fixture being their World Cup qualifier towards Luxembourg in early September.
Head coach Dragan Stojkovic can be very happy with how their World Cup qualification marketing campaign has gone up to now, with the Eagles unbeaten of their first three video games.
With wins towards Eire and Azerbaijan and a stoic 2-2 draw towards Portugal, Serbia discover themselves second in Group A with seven factors to their identify.
Key to the success of Stojkovic’s Serbia facet is Aleksandar Mitrovic, who has bagged 5 objectives in three qualification video games for the nationwide facet.
Jamaica have simply this one recreation to arrange for the beginning of the CONCACAF Gold Cup subsequent month, with their opening recreation towards Suriname edging nearer and nearer.
Final time the Reggae Boyz graced the sphere was again in March, after they had been comprehensively crushed 4-1 by a far superior USA workforce.
Outgunned by the likes of Christian Pulisic, Giovanni Reyna and Sebastian Lletget, the one purpose for Jamaica got here from Swansea Metropolis’s Jamal Lowe.
Having struggled towards the USA, Theodore Whitmore‘s males can also discover the likes of Mitrovic significantly exhausting to include on Monday night time.
Serbia kind (all competitions):
Jamaica kind (all competitions):
Stojkovic pulled no punches in his squad announcement, with heavy-hitters like Mitrovic, Nemanja Maksimovic and Nemanja Gudelj all in rivalry to begin on Monday night time.
Luka Jovic and Dusan Tadic are the notable absentees in assault, however Fiorentina’s Dusan Vlahovic might look to make a reputation for himself up entrance.
Jamaica’s beginning 11 might function the likes of Andre Gray, Ravel Morrison and Adrian Mariappa.
West Ham United striker Michail Antonio is not going to function on this tie, with the participant having not stuffed within the needed paperwork in time to formally hyperlink up with the nationwide workforce.
Serbia doable beginning lineup:
Rajkovic; Spajic, S Mitrovic, Pavlovic; Lazovic, Maksimovic, Gudelj, Grujic, Duricic; Mitrovic, Vlahovic
Jamaica doable beginning lineup:
White; Mariappa, Moore, Pinnock, Bell; Morrison, Isaacs, Hector, Palmer, Reid; Gray
We are saying: Serbia 3-0 Jamaica
There are not any two methods of it, Serbia are enjoying some pleasant soccer in the meanwhile and look to be turning into a very harmful facet. We’re going for an enormous 3-0 scoreline.