5 Betting Facts You Should Know Before Placing Bet on Russia vs Saudi Arabia1. Russia did not play qualifying game as the host of tournament.
2. Russia drew 1-1 with Turkey while lost 1-0 at Austria in last 2 friendlies.
3. Russia have not won in the last 7 friendlies including 3-1 defeat to France, 3-0 defeat to Brazil, 1-0 defeat to Argentina, 3-3 drew with Spain.
4. Saudi Arabia lost 2-1 to Germany 2 days ago.
5. Saudi Arabia are on 3 losing strike, 2-1 to Italy, 3-0 to Peru and 2-1 to Germany.
Russia vs Saudi Arabia Betting Prediction: The opening odds of Asian Handicap were leaning toward the host with Russia -3/4 mid money line and it received overwhelming support to Russia -1 low money line.
Despite being the host, Russia have not been performing well in recent years while this have been worried that they are becoming the 2nd host nation failed to progress to last 16 after South Africa.
Saudi Arabia return to World Cup after missing both 2010 and 2014 tournaments. Despite the Islamic nations vouch to replicate the success of USA World Cup in 1994, their faith are facing another challenge in the fasting month.