The 2012 Euro Cup is down to a final four teams, so when Italy and Germany square off Thursday afternoon they shall be playing to handle the winner in the Spain vs. Portugal game that takes place later today.
Recent history between both of these teams favors Italy, but Germany doesn't value earlier times, they are centered on the overall game taking place.
The German squad have never beaten Italy in a competitive match.
"We can't turn back time, forget about over it, yesteryear doesn't are likely involved in your planning," said German Coach Joachim Loew. "Another stat is that Germany has never won against Italy inside a major tournament, but so what?"
Las Vegas odds makers must feel it's the perfect time for website Germany to win as they may be the favorite at -135. The Over/Under number is 2.5.
This game will likely be a tough, hard fought match. My buddies are telling me that I am going the wrong way with this match, but here it is anyways!
Pick - Italy