Italy vs China, 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup – Preview, Prediction, Match Details and Live Streaming
Italy are favored to beat China when the two teams meet in the last 16 of the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup on Tuesday at Stade de la Mosson.
Italy vs China Team News
Italy made it to the knockout rounds after beating Jamaica and Australia, and Le Azzurre gets an opportunity to make it to the quarterfinals of the World Cup for the first time since 1991. Italy has lost the ball possession percentage twice in three matches, however the offense has flashed its potential with Barbara Bonansea, Cristiana Girelli and Aurora Galli consolidating for every one of the seven goals and taking over individual matches. Italy has created 13 shots on goal this competition and has scored at least two goals in 10 of its last 12 matches overall. There may not be a huge amount of international experience on this squad, yet there’s playmakers who can get free and the chemistry is high with the majority of these players suiting up for Juventus, Fiorentina or Milan. This team understands each other well.
China progressed by beating South Africa and forcing a draw against Spain, and this side presently would like to make the quarterfinals of the World Cup for the 6th time. There’s no surprises with China, as this is a very much trained team that is more than willing to enable the adversary to control the ball, as the emphasis is on physicality and defense. In its latest match against Spain, China endeavored only one shot, and it has a consolidated four shots on goal this whole competition. China has been held to one or less goals in nine of its last 10 matches overall. Indeed, even with playmaking potential in Wang Shanshan, Li Ying and Yang Li, China has an identity and sticks to it, and that is to granulate out the adversary and search for that one error that may change the result.
Italy vs China Match Odds
Italy vs China Match Prediction
The last time these teams played were two friendly matches in December of 2015, which China won 2-0 and constrained a 1-1 draw. Italy is 3-2-2 against China record-breaking. Things can get somewhat tight during these knockout stages and except if the gap in ability is totally wide, people frequently observe teams play safe and adopt a not to lose strategy. China has appeared and time again that it will play moderate and spotlight intensely on defense, often resulting in painfully low scores. This has the vibe of a match that could be chosen extra shots.
Here’s how individuals can watch the Italy vs China match and what to know:
When is Italy vs China happening?
The Italy vs China match will happen on Tuesday June 25, 2019 – 17:00 (UK).
Where is Italy vs China happening?
The Italy vs China match will be played at Stade de la Mosson, Montpellier.