England vs Italy Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Italy beat England in Penalties
The two best teams of Europe for this year, England and Italy, have made it into the finals of Euro 2020. For England the beginning was not as good as compared with that with Italy. Despite winning 2 group matches, they were able to score only 2 goals in 3 matches while Italy on other hand won all the three group matches and scored a total of 7 games
England picked pace during the knockout stage scoring 8 goals in the last 3 matches while conceding just one goal in the semi-final. The Italians on the other hand have scored 5 goals in the knockout stage while conceding 3 goals
The finals of Euro 2020 is scheduled on the 11th of July. The Wembley Stadium in London will be hosting the two footballing giants of Europe.
England vs Italy Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Predicted Winner
Win Probability: 35.46%
Win Probability: 31.75%
Expected Goal: 1
Expected Goal: 1
No Clear Winner by Full Time
England and Italy are quite evenly matched with strong players both at the front and the back. However, the home advantage and current momentum slightly favors the English side.
The latest England vs Italy Football Predictions and Betting Odds on various betting platforms suggests a close game with an edge to England
Update on 10th July, 2021
Oddschecker fancies England’s chances at 13/8 while Italy is at 16/8. In fact a draw at full time is also seen at 16/8
Action Network gives England a 36.5% chance to win the Euro in full time, Italy is at 32%
BetMGM USAToday gives England Moneyline odds of +165, Italy is at +200. England is favoured.
Goldman Sachs: 58% chance of England winning
England vs Italy Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Probable Line Up
Italy- Donnarumma, Giovani di Lorenzo, Leonardo Bonucci, Giorgio Chiellini, Emerson Palmieri, Nicolo Barella, Jorginho, Marco Verrati, Bernardeschi, Ciro Immobile, Lorenzo Insigne
England- Kyle Walker, John Stones, Harry Maguire, Luke Shaw, Kalvin Phillips, Declan Rice, Bukayo Saka, Mason Mount, Raheem Sterling, Harry Kane.
England vs Italy Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Offensive and Defensive stats
Predicted formation for England: 4-2-3-1 Predicted Formation for Italy: 4-3-3
The Player Stats favour England even on the Attack as the English have performed way better than the Italians in the knockout stage
Italian attack look lethal with combination of Federico Chiesa, Lorenzo Insigne and Ciro Immobile.
Immobile has 2 goals this season while Insigne too has found nets twice in the tournament. Immobile’s overall rating has been just 6.9 in the tournament. Against Spain he had 1 out of 4 ground dues won.
Insigne played for just 85 minutes against Spain and had 77% pass accuracy rate, 33 touches and a rating of 6.8.
Harry Kane alongside with Raheem Sterling will have the responsibility of England’s attack. The attack is will support by the service of Mason Mount and Bukayo Saka.
Against Denmark Harry Kane led the charge scoring 1 goal. He had 87% pass accuracy rate, 3 shots on target and had a rating of 7.5 in the match.
Kane got support from Mason Mount who had 90% pass accuracy rate, 4 key passes, 5 out of 9 ground duels won and a rating of 7.5.
Raheem Sterling on the other hand has 3 goals in the tournament and has maintained a rating of 7.02.
Jorginho, Marco Verratti and Nicolo Barrela will be the ones supporting Italian attack and defense when they take on Belgium.
Jorginho was most impressive against Spain with 79% pass accuracy rate, 8 interceptions, 4 dribble past, 2 clearances, 2 tackles and had a rating of 6.9.
Jorginho was well supported by Verratti who had passing accuracy rate of 77% in last match. He had 2 out of 2 accurate long balls, 2 interceptions, 2 tackles and 1 dribble past with an rating of 6.9.
In mid-field for Kalvin Phillips and Declan Rice has been of great support to both English attack and defense.
Kevin Phillips was exceptionally good against Denmark as he was rated as 7.0, with 90% pass accuracy rate, 4 out of 6 accurate long balls. He had 2 interceptions, 3 tackles and 1 key pass in the match.
Declan Rice was rated 6.5 against Denmark with 95% pass accuracy rate, 3 out of 3 accurate long balls. He had 3 interceptions, 2 dribbles and 1 tackle in the match.
Leonardo Bonucci, Giovanni Di Lorenzo and Chiellini have so far managed the Italian defense extremely well.
Italian defense was brilliant against Spain. Leonardo Bonucci was leading the charge with 6 interceptions, 4 clearances, 1 clearance off line, 2 blocked shots and a rating of 7.6.
He got support from captain Chiellini with 2 interceptions, 4 tackles, 5 clearances and 4 out of 4 ground duels won with a rating of 7.3.
Lorenzo too has delivered consistently throughout the tournament.
Gianluigi Donnarumma (GK) has been in great form saving a crucial penalty in the semi-final against Spain
Harry Maguire, Luke Shaw, Kyle Walker and John Stone have been able to form a formidable wall of defense. In the entire tournament the English defence let through just one goal.
Harry Maguire has maintained a rating of 7.8 with 89% pass accuracy rate, 5 clearances, 5 interceptions and 2 tackles and 1 dribble past.
Alongside him Walker also had 91%, 3 out of 3 ground duels won, 105 total touches, and a rating of 7.3. Luke Shaw has a rating of 7.62 in the tournament as of now.
Jordan Pickford (GK) has delivered a mostly error free performance throughout the championship
England vs Italy Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Recent Form
The Italians have looked in a great shape since the start of the tournament. In group games they topped the Group A by winning all the three games.
In the knockouts Italy first defeated Austria in the Round of 16. In quarter finals they were up against FIFA World No. 1 whom they defeated by 2-1 goals. In semi-finals after settling for 1-1 draw in full time as well as extra time, they went on to defeat Spain in penalties.
England on the other hand made into knockout after finishing as No. 1 seeded team in Group D. In Round of 16 defeated former world champions Germany and went on to decimate Ukraine, 4-0 in the quarter finals.
In semi-finals they defeated Denmark to make into the finals.
England vs Italy Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Latest News
England vs Italy Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Head-to-Head
In overall head-to-head stats between the two teams, Italy have been ahead of England. The two teams have played a total of 27 matches against each other as of now.
In the 27 matches between these two Italy bagged 11 wins while England bagged 8 wins. 8 matches between the two teams ended in a draw.
England vs Italy Football Predictions and Betting Odds: Match Details
England vs Italy Euro 2020 Finals
Scheduled Date and Time: July 11, 7 pm GMT
Host Nation: England
Where to Watch: Football fans across Europe can watch the live game on ITV or via the BBC iPlayer. ESPN will be broadcasting the match in the US, kick off time is at 9am PT / 12pm EST.