China Women vs Italy Women FIFA Women’s World Cup Prediction

World Cup : China Vs Italy
Date: June 24th 2019
Kick-off time: 8.00pm BST
Venue: Parc des Princes, Paris

China Women:

  • Valentina Bergamaschi expected to be back for Italy
  • Laura Giuliani will be the goalkeeper for Italy Women
  • Nobody is missing for the team.

Italy Women:

  • China had a tough game last time around against Spain and played their strongest 11 and are hence not expected to change for this game either
  • No injury news for China
  • Peng Shimeng will be the goalkeeper for China Women.

China Women vs Italy Lineup:

China Women :Peng Sh M, Liu Sh Sh, Lin Y P, Wu H Y, Han P, Yang L, Li Y, Wang Yan, Li W,Zhang R, Yao W

Italy Women: Giuliani, Gama, Linari, Guagni, Sabatino, Girelli, Bonansea, Bartoli, Giacinti, Cernoia, Giugliano

Summary :

  • Against all the odds, proving every prediction wrong, Italy topped their group, which had women’s football powerhouses Australia and Jamaica in it.
  • Their stoic defense and ruggedness in the middle of the park was the reason for their unexpected high return.
  • Chine, on the other hand, rode their luck and scraped past their group by the virtue of being one of the best third-placed teams in the tournament.
  • A 1-0 win over South Africa and a stalemate in the last game against resurgent Spain was enough to send them into the next round.

Key Players:

China Women

Top Goalscorers: Li Ying

Top Assists: Zhang Rui

X factor star –  Lui Shanshan

Italy Women

Top Goalscorers: Girelli, Galli, Bonansea,

Top Assists: Giugliano, Cernoia, Boattin

X factor star – Cristiana Girelli

Head to Head Record:

The last time China Women and Italy Women played against each other was in way back 2015 when the two sides clashed for a friendly. China Women register a 2-0 victory at their home stadium, Qujing Sports Centre Stadium.

Stats & Facts :

ITA –W vs CHN – W Recent form (Last six matches)

Italy Women – L W W W W D

China Women – D W L L W W

ITA –W vs CHN – W Head to head

Italy have won each of the previous renewals of this fixture, winning by a goal to nil in 2004 and by two goals to nil in 2008.

Current FIFA Ranking

China: 16
Italy : 15


China Women vs Italy Women Prediction

The Chinese defense does it again, and Italy surrenders a penalty kick that turns the game on its head in the second half.

Pick: China 1, Italy 0

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