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Italy vs Austria: Head to Head Preview
Italy has been one of the best teams in the tournament so far with a perfect record in the group stages. The team managed to win all three games without conceding a single goal and scoring 7 in return.
The Italians’ impressive winning streak continues as they have been victorious for the last 11 games, without conceding a single goal. They will be looking forward to extending their streak with a win over Austria.
Austria, on the other hand, has made it into the final 16 of the tournament. This is impressive for them but they won’t be satisfied as the knockouts are always full of surprises and they’ll be looking to shock the world by trying to take down the best international team in the world, at the moment.
The Austrians have nothing to lose as they come into this as underdogs, they will go out with their all from the start.
Euro 2020: Match Details
Round of 16: Italy vs Austria
Date: 26th June
Venue: Wembley Stadium, London, England
Kick-off time: 9 pm (CET)
Italy vs Austria: Sportco Euro 2020 Trivia
✦ Italy has been undefeated against Austria in their previous 13 head-to-head matchups.
✦ Italy and Austria have gone head to head 4 times in a major tournament, Italy has won all of them.
✦ Austria is going to play in the knockout stages of the European Championship for the first time in its history.
✦ Italy has been undefeated for the last 30 games, this is their joint-longest run ever. Vittorio Pozzo was the previous coach to have been undefeated with Italy for 30 games across all competitions.
✦ Italy has played in the knockout stages of the European Championship 14 times, out of which they have won only 4 times and lost 3. Rest 7 of the games ended in draws.
Italy vs Austria: Head to Head Results
Italy have won four of their last 5 head to head games against Austria in all competitions.
Italy vs Austria: Flashback
We go down memory lane and take a look at how the two teams fared against each other in a major tournament.
This a clip from the 1998 FIFA World Cup where Italy vs Austria went head to head in the group stages and Italy came out victorious with 2 goals to Austria’s 1.
Italy vs Austria: Head to Head Form Guide
Italy vs Austria Head to Head: Predicted Lineup
Italy: Donnarumma; Di Lorenzo, Bonucci, Acerbi, Spinazzola; Barella, Jorginho, Locatelli; Berardi, Immobile, Insigne
Austria: Bachmann; Lainer, Dragović, Hinteregger, Alaba; Laimer, Grillitsch, X. Schlager; Sabitzer, Baumgartner; Arnautović
Italy vs Austria: Head to Head Prediction
Roberto Mancini’s Italian side is too well-coached to be making silly mistakes. We expect Italy to dominate possession and build their attacks with the help of Locatelli, Insigne, and Berardi in midfield.
Sportco predicts a comfortable win for Italy against Austria on Saturday evening.