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Italy vs Wales Head-To-Head: Euro 2020 | H2H Results | Trivia | Lineup | Prediction

Italy and Wales will go head-to-head in their last fixture of Group A, albeit Italy qualifying for the round of 16. A draw would suffice for Wales to secure a spot in the top 16.

Euro 2020 Group A standings
Image Credits: bbc.com

Euro 2020: Match Details

Group A: Italy vs Wales
Location: Stadio Olimpico Stadium, Rome, Italy
Date: 20 June 2020
Kick-off: 6 pm (CET) 

Italy vs Wales: Head-To-Head Results 

We list you last five head-to-head clashes between Italy and Wales

Date Results Event 
24 Jan 1996Italy 3-0 Wales International Friendly 
05 Sep 1998Italy 2-0 Wales UEFA European Championship 
05 Jun 1999Italy 4-0 WalesUEFA European Championship
16 Oct 2002Italy 1-2 Wales UEFA European Championship
06 Sep 2003 Italy 4-0 Wales UEFA European Championship

Italy have been ascendant in their last five head-to-head fixtures, chalking up four wins and losing one. In their last four Euro games, Italy have been a better side, clinching three victories and losing once. Hence, Italy holds a better overall record in their last five head-to-head games against Wales.

Italy team at the Euro 2020
image credits- Daily Mail 

Italy vs Wales: Euro Flashback 

The last time Italy and Wales met head-to-head was in 2003 in Euro qualifying. Italy's 4-0 rout to Wales blew their chances of qualifying for Euro 2004. 

Courtesy of a Filippo Inzaghi's 11 minutes hat-trick in the second half and Alessandro Del Piero's 74th-minute goal, Italy outclassed Wales and finished top of the group.

Italy vs Wales: Sportco Euro Trivia 

✦ Italy is the first team to qualify for the knockout stages in Euro 2020

✦ Italy has never lost in the Italian Capital in Euros and FIFA World Cup matches. Italy’s record in Rome W10 D2.

✦ Wales' last match in Rome was in 1969

Italy Form Guide (all competitions): W-W-W-W-W

Italy recent form

Wales Form Guide (all competitions): W-D-D-L-W

Wales Recent Form

Italy vs Wales: Euro 2020 Predicted Lineup

Italy Predicted XI (4-3-3): Gianluigi Donnarumma, Alessandro Florenzi, Leonardo Bonucci, Francesco Acerbi, Leonardo Spinazzola, Nicolo Barella, Jorginho, Manuel Locatelli, Domenico Berardi, Ciro Immobile, Lorenzo Insigne 

Wales Predicted XI (4-2-3-1): Danny Ward; Ben Davies, Joe Rodon, Chris Mepham, Connor Roberts; Joe Morrell, Joe Allen; Aaron Ramsey, Gareth Bale, Daniel James; Kieffer Moore

Italy vs Wales: Head-To-Head Prediction 

This will be Italy’s real contest against Wales. Azzurri have already bagged their spot in the Round of 16 and most likely Mancini will deploy a much-changed side. Wales just needs a point out of the game to secure qualification from Group A.

However, knowing how dangerous Italy is, Bale and co wouldn't want to lose by a huge margin and keep things tight at the back.

Italy vs Wales score prediction euro 2020

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