Malta played Italy at the QR, Group C of European Championship on March 26. The match kicked off 18:45 UTC. Italy won 0-2.
Mateo Retegui scored the first goal on the 15th minute of the game followed by a goal from Matteo Pessina who made the final score 0-2.
Malta national football team and Italy national football team meet again 8 years after the QR Group H match which Italy won 1-0. Malta national football team are on a poor run of form as they're approaching this clash after defeats from North Macedonia and Ireland failing to register a single victory in their past 3 games. The coach and the players will probably put extra effort in the defense as they have been conceding goals for 5 consecutive matches now.
Italy national football team are preparing for the match after 2 defeats in a row from England and Austria. They're going to need to sort out the problems in the back first to improve the results as they have been conceding goals for 3 consecutive matches now.
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Malta kicked off the game with Henry Bonello, Cain Attard who got substituted by Zach Muscat on the 64th minute, Steve Borg, Ferdinando Apap who got substituted by James Brown on the 84th minute, Juan Corbolan, Nikolai Muscat who got substituted by Teddy Teuma on the 76th minute, Matthew Guillaumier, Yankam Yannick, Joseph Mbong, Jodi Jones who got substituted by Shaun Dimech on the 76th minute and Alexander Satariano who got substituted by Kyrian Nwoko on the 64th minute as starters, with James Brown, Ryan Camenzuli, Shaun Dimech, Cain Formosa, Matthew Grech, Bjorn Kristensen, Paul Mbong, Karl Micallef, Zach Muscat, Kyrian Nwoko, Brandon Paiber and Teddy Teuma on the bench.
Italy's starting eleven were Gianluigi Donnarumma, Emerson, Alessio Romagnoli, Giorgio Scalvini who got substituted by Rafael Toloi on the 83rd minute, Giovanni Di Lorenzo who got substituted by Matteo Darmian on the 46th minute, Sandro Tonali who got substituted by Marco Verratti on the 66th minute, Bryan Cristante, Matteo Pessina, Degnand Gnonto who got substituted by Vincenzo Grifo on the 22nd minute, Mateo Retegui who got substituted by Gianluca Scamacca on the 66th minute and Matteo Politano, with Francesco Acerbi, Domenico Berardi, Marco Carnesecchi, Matteo Darmian, Davide Frattesi, Vincenzo Grifo, Jorginho, Alex Meret, Gianluca Scamacca, Leonardo Spinazzola, Rafael Toloi and Marco Verratti on the bench.
Referee showed the yellow card twice throughout the game. Giovanni Di Lorenzo and Giorgio Scalvini were the ones to receive it.
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Malta and Italy have met twice since October 2014. Italy have won twice. The most recent match between them took place on September 3, 2015 at the QR, Group H of European Championship where Italy won 1-0. Malta have scored 0 goals in these 2 head-to-head matches in total while Italy have scored 2. So, overall, Italy have a better head-to-head record against Malta in their recent history.
Malta have won 0 of their 1 match in QR, Group C, drawing 0 and having 1 defeat this season. They have scored 1 goal - 1.00 per match, conceding 2 - 2.00 per match. Italy have won 0 of their 1 match in QR, Group C, drawing 0 and having 1 defeat this season. They have scored 1 goal - 1.00 per match, conceding 2 - 2.00 per match.
Malta are on a losing streak - they have lost to North Macedonia and Ireland in their previous 2 matches while Italy are on a losing streak - they have lost to England and Austria in their previous 2 matches. Overall, Malta have won 6 of their last 20 matches, losing 10 and drawing 4, while Italy have won 9 of their last 20 matches, losing 6 and drawing 5.
Malta have won twice (2-1 against Israel on 27th of September and 1-0 against San Marino on 12th of June), lost 3 times (2-1 against North Macedonia on 23rd of March, 0-1 against Ireland on 20th of November and 2-1 against Estonia on 23rd of September) and drew once (2-2 against Greece on 17th of November) in their most recent 6 matches.
Italy have won 3 times (1-3 against Albania on 16th of November, 0-2 against Hungary on 26th of September and 1-0 against England on 23rd of September) and lost 3 times (1-2 against England on 23rd of March, 2-0 against Austria on 20th of November and 5-2 against Germany on 14th of June) in their most recent 6 matches.
As always, European championship QR, Group C's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Malta are the 5th in the table with 0 points after 1 match, while Italy are the 4th with 0 points in 1 match.
We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Malta and Italy in real time. You can watch the goals by Mateo Retegui and Matteo Pessina as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of Malta - Italy are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.