Italy and England are unbeaten in EURO 2020 and both teams have been very solid at the back, conceding a total of three goals in 90 minutes of play.
Italy have been very impressive and consistent, unbeaten in EURO 2020. They are undefeated in their last 33 games in all competitions and have won 12 of their last 14 games in all competitions. The Azzurri began their EURO 2020 campaign with a comfortable 3-0 win over Turkey followed by a dominant 3-0 win against Switzerland, then ended their EURO 2020 group stage with a narrow 1-0 win over Wales. Goals from Federico Chiesa & Matteo Pessina were enough to see out a 2-1 win in extra time against a resolute Austrian side. A hard fought 2-1 over Belgium in the quarter finals set up a semi final showdown with Spain. Italy played out a 1-1 draw with Spain and progressed into the finals after winning on penalty shootout. Leonardo Spinazzola is ruled out after rupturing his Achilles Tendon against Belgium. Roberto Mancini is set to maintain the starting lineup fielded against Spain as they are no fresh injury or suspension worries.
England are on a run of very impressive results. They are undefeated in their last 12 matches in all competitions including EURO 2020. They have been solid at the back, conceding just a single goal in this competition. They began their EURO 2020 campaign with a narrow 1-0 win over Croatia, followed by a poor goalless draw against Scotland. England ended their EURO 2020 group stage with a narrow 1-0 over Czech Republic. An impressive 2-0 win over Germany in the round of 16 set a quarter final match against Ukraine. They thrashed Ukraine 4-0 and got past Denmark in extra time after a 1-1 FT draw. Gareth Southgate has no suspension or injury worries and is set to maintain his starting lineup.
Both teams have been very solid in this tournament and it’s hard to separate both teams in this competition. Italy are undefeated in 12 of their last 14 matches against England in all competitions. Italy’s last two matches at this tournament have seen both teams score while England’s last three games have seen over 1.5 goals come through. We will be backing a score draw as both teams will look at canceling each other out.
PREDICTION : DRAW 1-1
ACCUMULATOR TIP : OVER 1.5