England v Scotland: The key Opta stats ahead of the big match

He terrorised Scotland in 2014, will Rooney repeat in 2016?
He terrorised Scotland in 2014, will Rooney repeat in 2016?

The auld enemies meet at Wembley in a World Cup qualifier on Friday night so Joe Dyer has rooted through the Opta stats to find the key angles...

"Gordon Strachan's side have failed to score in three of their last four international matches played outside of Scotland."

An England clean sheet is 4/51.8

This will be the third time that these two sides have met in an international match this century, with England winning the previous two; 3-2 in August 2013 and 3-1 in November 2014.

You can back Over 3.5 Goals @ 3.65


The last time that England and Scotland met in a competitive fixture was back in November 1999 at Wembley Stadium. Scotland prevailed 1-0 thanks to a goal from Don Hutchison, but lost the Euro 2000 playoff tie 1-2 on aggregate.

Scotland are an enormous 10.5 to win this fixture


But that victory was Scotland's only win in their last nine international matches against England (W1 D1 L7).

But are England a short price to make it eight wins from 10 @ 2/51.39


Five of England's last seven international wins have come from a goal scored in the 83rd minute of later.

You can back the second half to have more goals than the first @ 2.15


Gordon Strachan's side have failed to score in three of their last four international matches played outside of Scotland.

An England clean sheet is 4/51.8


England are currently unbeaten in 32 international qualifiers (World Cup and Euros combined); winning 24 and drawing eight.

The Three Lions are 11/102.12 to lead at half-time and full-time


Wayne Rooney scored two goals from just three shots in England's 3-1 win over Scotland in November 2014 at Celtic Park.

Rooney is 4/1 to open the scoring on Friday

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