Netherlands – Italy PREDICTIONS / 28.03.2017

After the convincing win against Albania, for the Azzurri Ventura here is an important test, not because of the stakes because it is just a friendly, but to view the new squad and those who have had less use than all’undici holder. Here is a detailed analysis and prediction of the game.


Archived victory against Albania that still does not move much the balance of a group where Spain commanded by differences absolutely sensational networks, the National team seeks confirmation in the Netherlands, against a team in deep crisis of play and results, the it is true that after the disastrous 0-2 in Bulgaria has inevitably arrived exemption for technical Blind.

Ventura shuffles the cards and gives space to Donnarumma in goal, Rugani in defense instead of Barzagli, a victim of controversy after the request to return to Turin for personal reasons, Parolo in median and Eder in attack, while in the course of the ninety minutes no it is hard to think of Gagliardini debut, talented midfielder who orobica school for Inter’s winning by personality and basic technique.

This is the 20 numbers match between the two national, for a balance in favor of Italy, victorious eight times against three of Orange, while ties are eight. At the level of the Azzurri are unbeaten Test matches against the hosts, for an overall score which speaks of 7 wins and 6 draws. In Dutch soil there was only one knockout dated November 1974, when the Orange were imposed 3-1 thanks to two goals from Cruyff, Rensenbrink’s goal and that of the flag signed by Boninsegna. worrying statistical data for the hosts, defeated six times in their last eight home games and only once came across in terms of goals conceded in the last 17 races.

Probable Lineups Netherlands – Italy

Netherlands (4-3-3): Cillesen; Karsdorp, Martins Indi, Hoedt, Daley Blind; Sneijder, de Roon, Wijnaldum; Promes, Dost, Depay. All. Grim

Italy (3-5-2): Donnarumma; Rugani, Bonucci, Romagnoli; Zappacosta, Parolo, De Rossi, Verratti, Insigne; Eder, Still. All. Ventura

Prediction for Netherlands – Italy / over 2 goals / 1,69