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Aleksandar Mitrovic can create history and become 7th Newcastle United player to score at World Cup finals

2 years ago
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Aleksandar Mitrovic has scored 14 goals in his last 18 appearances for Serbia.

However, if he makes it 15 (or better) out of 19 on Sunday, it will surely be his most treasured goal(s).

The Newcastle striker is set to line up at 1pm (UK time) for Serbia against Costa Rica.

He is NUFC’s only representative out in Russia and if he scores, he will become only the seventh Newcastle player to ever score at a World Cup finals.

Altogether, there have been eight goals scored in total, by six different players who were on Newcastle’s books at the time.

Aleksandar Mitrovic is 16/5 to score the first goal today (see betting below) and 100/1 to be top scorer in the whole tournament.

Serbia starting 11 today: Stojkovic, Ivanovic, Tosic, Milenkovic, Kolarov, Milinkovic-Savic, Milivojevic, Matic, Ljajic, Tadic, Mitrovic

Would be great to see him get on the scoresheet and Serbia start with a victory, good luck!

Brazil 1950

Jorge (George) Robledo scores for Chile

Chile 5 USA 2

Switzerland 1954

Ivor Broadis scores two for England

England 4 Belgium 4

Mexico 1986

Peter Beardsley scores for England

England 3 Paraguay 0

France 1998

Alan Shearer scores for England

England 2 Tunisia 0

Alan Shearer scores (a penalty) for England

England 2 Argentina 2

Germany 2006

Craig Moore scores (a penalty) for Australia

Australia 2 Croatia 2

Brazil 2014

Moussa Sissoko scores for France

France 5 Switzerland 2

Aleksandar Mitrovic bets – Serbia v Costa Rica

Mitro to score 1st goal 16/5Mitro to score 2 or more goals 6/1Mitro to score 3 or more 33/1

Mitro to score in both halves 14/1Mitro to score in 1-0 win 11/1

All BetVictor odds on Serbia v Costa Rica and Aleksandar Mitrovic go HERE

You can also back Mitro to be top goalscorer in the tournament at 100/1 – go HERE for prices on top World Cup scorer (If you back each way it is a quarter of the odds if finish in top four)

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