El Shaarawy, Stephan
Bosnia & Herzegovina
Bosnia and Herzegovina and Italy play at Stadion Bilino Polje in a Euro Qualifiers (Qualifying Round) match. Special consideration needs to be given to the home / away condition, as Bosnia and Herzegovina has different results at home and away.
After 3 wins, 1 draw and 4 losses, the home team is currently in the 4 th position, with 10 points won. In the last match, they lost in an away match against (2‑1) against Greece, after in the previous match they have won (4‑1) at home against Finland. This is a home team that is stronger than when they play in front of their fans, as they have a record of 5 wins, 4 draws and 6 losses in the last 30 matches, with 16 goals scored and 15 conceded, against 10 wins, 4 draws and 1 home defeat, with 37 goals scored and 9 conceded. In the last 4 Euro Qualifiers home matches Bosnia and Herzegovina have a record of 3 wins and 1 draw.
In this competition, they haven't lost any of the last 4 home matches. They have conceded goals in 7 of the last 8 matches, so they haven't shown great defensive solidity, but their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored goals in 7 of the last 8 matches for this competition.
Bosnia and Herzegovina comes for this match after a 2-1 win against Greece, thus adding the second defeat in the last three matches in this competition: the only goal of the team was scored by Amer Gojak. In this match against Italy, the coach Robert Prosinecki should choose a defensive strategy, looking only for the counterattack, aiming to explore the spaces left by his opponent. Midfielder Amer Gojak is Bosnia and Herzegovina's biggest star, being the top scorer with 4 goals. For this game the coach can count on all his players.
The away team is currently in the 1 st position, with 24 points won, after 8 wins. In the penultimate round, they have won a home match against Greece by (2‑0). In the last match, they won in an away match against Liechtenstein, by (0‑5). This is a team that usually maintains its competitive level in home and away matches, since they have a record of 9 wins, 1 draw and 5 losses in the last 30 matches, with 26 goals scored and 16 conceded. Already at home, they have won 9 wins and 6 draws, with a total of 28 goals scored and 6 conceded. In the last 4 UEFA Europa League away matches Italy have won 4.
In this competition, they have a sequence of 8 wins in the last match and they haven't lost any of the last 4 away matches. Their offense has scored consistently, as they have scored at least one goal in each of the last 8 matches for this competition. This is a team that scores many times first: they opened the scoring in 6 of their last 8 Euro Qualifiers matches, of which 6 reached the halftime lead at 4 and have always managed to maintain the lead until the end of the 90 '.
Italy comes for this match after a 0-5 win against Liechtenstein, thus adding the eighth consecutive win in this stage of EURO 2020: the goals were scored by El Shaarawy, Romagnoli, Belotti (2) and Bernardeschi . In this match against Bosnia, the coach Roberto Mancini should favor a style of possession and the search for spaces from the sides. Zaniolo is the team maestro, the player responsible for creating and organizing the offensive process. On the other hand, Andrea Belotti is Italy's top scorer with 3 goals. The entire squad is available for this game.
Bosnia & Herzegovina's home record this season: 3-1-0.
Italy's away record this season: 4-0-0.
Amer Gojak is Bosnia & Herzegovina's top scorer with 4 goals. Andrea Belotti has scored 4 times for Italy.
Italy haven't lost in their last 12 games.
Bosnia & Herzegovina haven't lost in any of their last 7 home matches.
Italy have a winning streak of 5 matches away from home.
Italy have a winning streak of 9 matches.
Bosnia & Herzegovina wins 1st half in 50% of their matches, Italy in 40% of their matches.
Bosnia & Herzegovina wins 50% of halftimes, Italy wins 40%.
Italy's performance of the last 5 matches is better than Bosnia & Herzegovina's.
In European Championship Qualification, Italy has better performance than Bosnia & Herzegovina.
The winner of their last meeting was Italy.
On their last meeting Italy won by 1 goals.
Bosnia & Herzegovina scores 3.25 goals when playing at home and Italy scores 3.25 goals when playing away (on average).
When Bosnia & Herzegovina leads 1-0 at home, they win in 75% of their matches.
When Italy leads 0-1 away, they win in 100% of their matches.
When Italy is down 1-0 away, they win 100% of their matches.
Italy have a winning streak of 8 matches in European Championship Qualification.
Italy have scored at least one goal for 9 consecutive matches.
Bosnia & Herzegovina have scored at least one goal for 5 consecutive matches.
Bosnia & Herzegovina haven't scored in 0 of their 4 home matches in European Championship Qualification this season.
Italy haven't scored in 0 of their 4 away matches in European Championship Qualification this season.
Did you know that Italy scores 36% of their goals between the minutes 76-90?
Did you know that Bosnia & Herzegovina scores 29% of their goals between the minutes 76-90?