England face Austria today, June 2, 2021, at 3:00 PM (ET), at Riverside Stadium, in Middlesbrough, as preparation before the upcoming European Championship. Here, you will find everything you need to know about this international friendly match, such as predictions, odds, storylines, and how to watch the game online.
It surely will be a great warm up for both teams, as they are going to be competing in the Euro 2020, wich start on June 11. England have won four of their last five fixtures, while Austria have only managed to have a victory and were crushed by Denmark 4-0 the last time out.
England is one of the top favorites to take the trophy. The Three Lions count on with a great attacking talent and an overall good squad, but a lot of their players have to recover after a draining season. Some of them just played the Champions League final last week.
England vs Austria: Match Information
Date: Wednesday, June 2, 2021.
Time: 3:00 PM (ET)
Location: Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough
England vs Austria: Time by State in the US
ET: 3:00 PM
CT: 2:00 PM
MT: 1:00 PM
PT: 12:00 PM
England vs Austria: Storylines
England is clearly the dominant side in the head to heads. In the last five games between these two teams, England has won 3 times, there has been 2 ties and Austria has only won 1 game. Nonetheless, the last time the faced each other was in 2007.
Gareth Southgate’s team is one of the favorites to win the Euros, as they count on with a great attacking talent. But the Three Lions still have to find their form if the want to repeat their success they had with their 2018 World Cup semi-final run in Russia.
Austria, in the other hand, want to try to access the round of 16 in the Euros for their first time in their history. They count with some good players, most notably their captain, David Alaba.
How to watch or live stream England vs. Austria
The international friendly match between England and Austria, to be played on Wednesday at the Riverside Stadium in Middlesbrough will be broadcasted in the UK on ITV 1 UK, The ITV Hub, STV Scotland and UTV.
England vs. Austria: Predictions and Odds
For this game, all odds are with the national team of England. DraftKings see the English side as the clear favorite with odds of -205, while Austria have +575. In case of a tie, would result in a +310 payout.
*Odds via DraftKings