19:00 GMT 01 June 2018
The France vs. Italy match will be played on Friday, June 1, at the Allianz Riviera, Nice. This is the international friendly football match.
These teams played 36 times against each other. In their previous ten meetings, France recorded six victories, Italy had only two wins, while two matches ended in a draw. France won the last two games they played by 2:1 and 3:1 respectively.
France qualified for World Cup in Russia in a rather comfortable fashion. They topped the group A, in front of Sweden, Netherlands, Bulgaria, Luxembourg and Belarus. However, France had some bad games along the way, especially the draw at home against Luxembourg. After they finished the qualifying cycle successfully, they played five friendly games. In each of those matches they scored at least twice, but Colombia defeated them by 3:2. France will play against Australia, Peru and Denmark in Russia, and they are favorites to finish first in the group and get an easier opponent in the first knockout round.
Latest matches: France
Italy shocked the world after losing against Sweden in World Cup playoffs. They defeated them by 1:0 on aggregate and caused major changes in Italian national team. After that huge disappointment, Italy was defeated 2:0 against Argentina, they played 1:1 against England, while they defeated Saudi Arabia by 2:1. Italy will continue playing against strong teams before the start of qualifying cycle for European championship. Latest matches: Italy
Latest matches: Italy
France is the favorite to win this match. We expect to see under 2.5 goals.
01 June 2018 - 19:00 GMT
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