Italy host the Czech Republic at the Stadio Renato Dall'Ara in Bologna today, June 4, 2021, at 3:45 PM (ET) in an International Friendly. Here, you will find everything there is to know about this unique soccer match, such as the preview, information, storylines, predictions, odds, and how to watch or live stream the game in the US.
This will be their fifth overall meeting. The Czech Republic are yet to claim a triumph in head-to-head clashes, while Italy have celebrated a win on all four occasions so far, and no matches have ended in a draw.
Their most recent game was played on September 10, 2013, and it ended in a 2-1 draw for Italy in the 2014 European Championship Qualifiers. It promises to be an even more exciting clash as these two countries clash for the first time since then, this time in a 2021 International Friendly.
Italy vs Czech Republic: Match Information
Date: Friday, June 4, 2021
Time: 3:45 PM (ET)
Location: Stadio Renato Dall'Ara, Bologna
Italy vs Czech Republic: Time By State in the U.S.
ET: 3:45 PM
CT: 2:45 PM
MT: 1:45 PM
PT: 12:45 PM
Italy vs Czech Republic: Storylines
Italy men's national soccer team has featured in four International fixtures so far. They have played three World Cup Qualifiers in Group C, winning all of them. Roberto Mancini's side beat Northern Ireland, Bulgaria, and Lithuania, each with a final result of 2-0. Then, they faced San Marino in a friendly exhibition, cruising past them with a final result of 7-0
The Czech Republic, meanwhile, have taken part in only three international games in 2021, all of them were World Cup Qualifiers. They came against Estonia and won 6-2, only to draw 0-0 against Belgium, and lose 1-0 to Wales.
These opponents have a 25-year-long history of clashes as their first one dates back to June 14, 1996, and it ended in a surprising 2-1 triumph for the Czech Republic at the Enfield in Liverpool in the 1996 European Championship. Thanks to this exciting clash, we will see who gets to be the better side out of the two in the International Friendly.
How To Watch Or Stream Live Free Italy vs Czech Republic in the U.S.
The 2021 International Friendly match between Italy and the Czech Republic, to be played on Friday, at the Stadio Renato Dall'Ara in Bologna, will be broadcasted on TUDNxtra, TUDN.com, TUDN App in the United States.
Italy vs Czech Republic: Predictions And Odds
All odds are in favor of Italy. FanDuel see them as the lone favorites and thus, they have given them -165 odds to win this weekend. The away side Czech Republic, meanwhile, have +420 odds to upset Roberto Mancini's players, while a tie would result in a +270 payout.
* Odds by FanDuel