Greece vs Italy Preview, Tips and Odds

Greece will welcome Italy to The Olympic Stadium in Athens on Sunday for their game of the 3rd round in EURO 2020 Qualifications. Both teams occupy the top of the standings, as Italy collected six points from two matches, and they are on the 1st place, while Greece are in second with four points.

Greece vs Italy Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Greece Draw 0 W/ 2 D/ 2 L 0 W/ 1 D/ 1 L
Italy Draw 2 W/ 2 D/ 0 L 1 W/ 1 D/ 0 L

Last game between the teams: 19.11.2008 Greece – Italy 1:1; Theofanis Gekas 65’; Luca Toni 78’
Last game on Greek soil: 19.11.2008 Greece – Italy 1:1; Theofanis Gekas 65’; Luca Toni 78’

Worth mentioning: Italy has met Greece four times, and they are undefeated recording two victories and two draws. The Azzurri hit the back of the net every time they facing Greece as they kept two clean sheets. Only one of the four meetings between those two national teams featured over 2,5 goals.

Greece vs Italy Stats

As of 06.06 Last game Last games Last games home/away
Greece Loss 4 W/ 1 D/ 5 L 3 W/ 0 D/ 2 L
Italy Win 4 W/ 4 D/ 2 L 1 W/ 1 D/ 3 L

Last game Greece: 30.05.2019 Turkey – Greece 2:1; Cengiz Under 11’, Kenan Karaman 17’; Dimitrios Kourbelis 90’
Next game Greece: 11.06.2019 Greece – Armenia
Last game Italy: 26.03.2019 Italy – Liechtenstein 6:0; Stefano Sensi 17’, Marco Veratti 32’, Fabio Quagliarella 35’(penalty), 45’(penalty), Moise Kean 69’, Leonardo Pavoletti 76’; Daniel Kaufmann from the visiting side was sent off with straight red card in the 45’
Next game Italy: 11.06.2019 Italy – Bosnia & Herzegovina

Last 10 games GF : GA Over 2,5 goals BTTS Clean Sheets
Greece 9:11 3 3 4
Italy 14:7 2 4 5

Worth mentioning: Seven of the previous twenty Greece encounters featured over 2,5 goals and the same number of matches witnessed goals at both ends. In their last ten matches, Greece rotates victories and losses, but did not win any of the previous two games. Only two of the previous ten Greek home games produced over 2,5 goals and only two saw both involved sides finding the target. All of their previous five outings in Greece ended with the same scoreline of 1:0.
With the victory in their last outing against Poland, Italy ended a run of five games without a triumph on the road. The Italians are undefeated in their last six games, as they won four, draw in two and recorded five clean sheets in the process. Just two of their last ten meetings produced over 2,5 goals, while four witnessed goals at both ends.

Greece vs Italy News

Missing players Greece: No reports of injuries or suspensions.
Missing players Italy: No reports of injuries or suspensions.

Greece vs Italy Predictions

Under 2,5 goals – 1.44 @ bet365