Italy vs Malta prediction, odds & betting tips 14/10/2023

Italy
14/10/23 - 19:45

Finished

4

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0

Malta

Italy - Malta

Euro 2024 Qualifying - Stadio San Nicola

7th Round

* Betting odds were correct at the time of publication but are subject to change.

This article will focus on the Italy vs Malta betting tips for the game on October 14th. Stadio Comunale San Nicola is the location for the game. This will be our best European Championship predictions and betting tips.

Italy vs Malta Prediction & Free Betting Tips

Italy are looking to strengthen their bid for European Championship qualification when they go up against Malta on home soil. Italy have seven points from the first four matches and they are level with Ukraine and North Macedonia in the fight for the second place.

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Italy to win 4-0

  • Italy have had a string of close wins against Malta in recent years
  • Malta have conceded 11 goals in the first five matches
  • Italy have struggled for goals with the team averaging just over a goal per game

Total goals over 3.5

  • There have been under 2.5 goals in all of the previous five meetings between the two teams
  • Italy are missing some key players but they have players like Frattesi on good form
  • Malta has shipped seven goals in the last three European Championship qualification matches

Italy vs Malta Odds, H2H Stats, and Recent Form

Here are the top stats for the game along with a tool to help you pick the best odds.

Last Five - Italy

15/06/24

Euro 2024 Euro

Albania

Albania

Italy

Italy

1

2

W

09/06/24

International Match International

Bosnia-Herzegovina

Bosnia-Herzegovina

Italy

Italy

0

1

W

04/06/24

International Match International

Turkey

Turkey

Italy

Italy

0

0

D

24/03/24

International Match International

Ecuador

Ecuador

Italy

Italy

0

2

W

21/03/24

International Match International

Venezuela

Venezuela

Italy

Italy

1

2

W

Last Five - Malta

11/06/24

International Match International

Greece

Greece

Malta

Malta

2

0

L

07/06/24

International Match International

Czech Republic

Czech Republic

Malta

Malta

7

1

L

26/03/24

International Match International

Belarus

Belarus

Malta

Malta

0

0

D

21/03/24

International Match International

Slovenia

Slovenia

Malta

Malta

2

2

D

17/11/23

Euro 2024 Qualifying Euro

England

England

Malta

Malta

2

0

L

These may be some of the best stats regarding the upcoming match between Italy and Malta. Now, let us take a look at the odds and probabilities for the game.

Italy odds: 3/100 (1.03) – 97.1%

Draw odds: 14/1 (15.00) – 6.7%

Malta odds: 59/1 (60.00) – 1.7%

Italy are the expected winner of this game with a probability of 97.1%. An Italy 4-0 win is a good choice for this match at 19/5 (4.80) – 20.8%. Another option to consider for this match would be over 3.5 goals, which is given a price of 5/6 (1.83) – 54.5%.

Italy vs Malta Prediction: Team News, Line-Ups, & Form

Italy:

Italy will be counting heavily on the game in hand over the rest of the teams in the group. The Azzurri might be level on points with the likes of North Macedonia, but Luciano Spalletti will be confident about reaching the finals. The defending champions last failed to qualify for the Euros back in 1992. Ciro Immobile is the biggest absentee for the Azzurri.

Predicted Line-Up:

Gianluigi Donnarumma, Giovanni Di Lorenzo, Alessandro Bastoni, Giorgio Scalvini, Federico Dimarco, Davide Frattesi, Nicolo Barella, Manuel Locatelli, Nicolo Zaniolo, Moise Kean, Giacomo Raspadori

Malta:

Malta hoping to get a rare victory over the Azzurri after having never beaten this opponents since 1993. Malta have also been starved of goals in the qualification matches. The team has from the back of the net only once in the last five games.

Predicted Line-Up:

Henry Bonello, Steve Borg, Zach Muscat, Enrico Pepe, Joseph Mbong, Matthew Guillaumier, Ryan Camenzuli, Bjoern Kristensen, Jodi Jones, Teddy Teuma, Kyrian Nwoko

Player to Watch: Davide Frattesi

Davide Frattesi has been a top performer for Italy in the qualification group. The inter Milan midfielder has been rock solid at the back while also creating opportunities for Italy.

Starting Italy vs Malta Lineups:

Starting lineups are usually released 60 minutes before kick-off.

Italy

Italy
4-3-3
1
Gianluigi Donnarumma
it
13
Matteo Darmian
it
14
Gianluca Mancini
it
23
Alessandro Bastoni
it
3
Federico Dimarco
it
18
Nicolo Barella
it
5
Manuel Locatelli
it
8
Giacomo Bonaventura
it
11
Domenico Berardi
it
10
Giacomo Raspadori
it
7
Moise Kean
it
Substitutes
21
Alex Meret
it
9
Gianluca Scamacca
it
20
Riccardo Orsolini
it
6
Iyenoma Destiny Udogie
it
19
Giorgio Scalvini
it
22
Stephan El Shaarawy
it
16
Bryan Cristante
it
17
Davide Frattesi
it
15
Francesco Acerbi
it
4
Cristiano Biraghi
it
2
Giovanni Di Lorenzo
it
12
Guglielmo Vicario
it

Malta

Malta
5-3-2
1
Henry Bonello
mt
7
Joseph Essien Mbong
mt
23
Ferdinando Apap
mt
13
Enrico Pepe
mt
22
Zach Muscat
mt
3
Ryan Camenzuli
mt
6
Matthew Guillaumier
mt
19
Bjorn Kristensen
mt
20
Yannick Yankam
mt
9
Luke Montebello
mt
21
Paul Mbong
mt
Substitutes
12
Rashed Al-Tumi
mt
14
Alexander Satariano
mt
8
Stephen Pisani
mt
11
Brandon Diego Paiber
mt
18
Nikolai Muscat
mt
2
Cain Attard
mt
15
Juan Corbalan
mt
10
Jurgen Degabriele
mt
17
Kyrian Nwoko
mt
4
Jean Borg
mt
16
Jake Galea
mt
5
Kurt Shaw
mt

Italy vs Malta


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