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Italy vs England Euro 2020: Head to Head Preview
Will it be coming home, or will it be coming to Rome? A banter that has been trending for the last few days. We will finally know the answer to this after Sunday's final at Wembley where Italy goes head to head against England in the UEFA European Championship 2020 Final.
What an amazing journey it has been for both Italy and England. It's fair to say that the best two teams have made it to the final. England has struggled at international competitions for a few generations now, but Southgate has managed to get the three lions to their first Euro Final.
As for Italy, they have won the Euro championship only once which was back in 1968. Italians have also lost two finals in recent Euro history, one in 2012 (a 4-0 loss to Spain) and the other one in 2000 (a narrow 2-1 loss to France).
After failing to even qualify for the World Cup 2018, Italy is now one step away from conquering Europe for the second time in their illustrious football history.
Euro 2020: Match Details
Finals: Italy vs England
Date: 11th July
Venue: Wembley Stadium, London
Kick-off time: 9:00 pm (CET)
Italy vs England: Last 5 Head-to-Head Results
Italy vs England: Euro 2020 Trivia
✨ This is England’s first-ever appearance in a UEFA European Championship Final.
✨ Italy has never lost against England in a major tournament (W3 D1).
✨ After Alf Ramsey, Roberto Mancini is only the second manager to have an English Premier League title and follow it up with coaching a European international team into the finals of a major tournament.
✨ England have won 15 of their last 17 matches at Wembley Stadium in all competitions (D1 L1), scoring 46 goals and conceding just five in this run.
✨ Italy are on an undefeated run of 33 games and a winning streak to 14. They have scored 86 goals and conceded only 10 in these 33 games.
Italy vs England: Euro 2020 Head to Head Stats
Italy vs England: Euro Flashback
Italy and England went head to head in the quarter-finals of the Euro 2012. After 120 mins of football, there was nothing to separate the two sides resulting in a penalty shootout where Italy came out victorious. The penalty shootout is known for Pirlo’s famous Panenka kick.
Italy vs England: Euro 2020 Head to Head Form Guide
Italy vs England Euro 2020: Predicted Lineup
Italy: Donnarumma; Di Lorenzo, Bonucci, Chiellini, Emerson; Barella, Jorginho, Verratti; Chiesa, Immobile, Insigne
England: Pickford; Walker, Stones, Maguire, Shaw; Rice, Phillips; Saka, Mount, Sterling; Kane
Italy vs England Euro 2020: Head to Head Prediction
This might be one of the most difficult predictions as both the teams have displayed some amazing football throughout the tournament.
This one has got huge chances of going into the extra time or maybe even the penalties. With both the teams being as good as the other, it will depend on who wants to win it the most. And on that note, we predict a scoreline of Italy 0-1 England.