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NIR vs ITA Dream11 Prediction for Northern Ireland vs Italy World Cup Qualifiers Live Score Daily Fantasy Football Team Tips & Guide

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NIR vs ITA Dream11: European Champions Italy will be back in action as they take on Northern Ireland for a Group C fixture of the World Cup Qualifiers. The Italians sit at the top of the pile with four wins, and three draws under their belts. Roberto Mancini’s men drew their last game 1-1 to Switzerland and will be aiming to get maximum points later tonight. Meanwhile, Northern Ireland is in at third with eight points to their names. They’ve won two, drawn two, and lost three in their pool. Northern Ireland did manage to secure a 1-0 win over Lithuania in their previous fixture. Nevertheless, they will have to be at their absolute best in order to get the better of a dominant Italian unit. That said, here is the NIR vs ITA Dream11 Prediction for the upcoming contest.

Match Details 

Date: November 16, Tuesday
Kick-Off: 1:15 am (ist)
Venue: Windsor Park

World Cup Qualifiers Table:

Italy is at the top spot with 11 points, whereas, Northern Ireland is third with eight points.

WATCH World Cup Qualifiers Live

The match will be telecasted on Sony Six and can be streamed live on Sony Liv.

Recent Form

Northern Ireland: WLLDW

Italy: DWDDW

Head to Head

From the last five meetings between the two sides, it’s Italy that has the upper hand with four wins. One game has ended on level terms as well.

NIR vs ITA Dream11 Prediction

Northern Ireland News

Injury Report and Unavailability:

No injury concerns

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • Peacock Ferrell should be starting in at goal.
  • Cathcart, Evans and McNair can line up as the back three in defence.
  • Dallas and Lewis are expected to feature as the wing backs.
  • McCann, Davis and Saville can occupy the midfield region.
  • Magennis and Washington ar anticipated to lead the attack.

Northern Ireland Starting XI (Likely)

P Farrell
Cathcart
Evans
McNair
Dallas
McCann
Davis
Savill
Lewis
Magennis
Washington

Italy News

Injury Report and Unavailability:

  • N Zaniolo, L Pellgrini, C Immoible, G Chiellini and M Verratti are ruled out due to injuries.

Expected Changes and Strategy:

  • G Donarumma should be starting in between the sticks.
  • Lorenzo, Bonucci, Acerbi and Emerson can be the back four in defence.
  • Barella, Jorginho, and Locatlli can fill in at midfield.
  • Chiesa, Belotti and Insigne are anticipated to lead the attack.

Italy Starting XI (Likely)

Donaruma
Lorenzo
Bonucci
Acerbi
Emerson
Barella
Jorginho
Locatelli
Chiesa
Belotti
Insigne

Northern Ireland vs Italy Fantasy Football Team & Tips

Captain Options

Conor Washington can play a pivotal role for Northern Ireland. Washington has two goals, and an assist from five appearances in the Qualifiers.

Goals in the WCQ 2
Assists 1
Pass Accuracy 68%

 

Nicolo Barella has done well in the final third region for Italy. Barella has a goal, and two assists from the previous six appearances for his country.

Goals in the WCQ 1
Assists 2
Pass Accuracy 83%

 

Differential Pick

Lorenzo Insigne has registered two goals from the last six appearances for Italy, while, having a pass accuracy of 80.5%. He is expected to start here upfront.

GK: B Peacok Farell
DEF: L Bonucci, S Dallas, A Bastoni, G D Lorenzo
MID: P McNair, Jorginho, G Saville
FOR: L Insigne, F Chiesa, C Washington

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Likely Winner:

  • Italy is unbeaten in their previous five games against Northern Ireland.

Odds to Win:

The odds in favor of Italy to get the win is 1.22 as per bet365.

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