Euro 2012 Final Odds & Predictions
KIEV (The Spread) – The Final Match of Euro 2012 kicks off between Spain and Italy at 2:45PM ET today and we’ve got the updated odds for the contest.
The most up-to-date odds has this game as a pick’em, although a wager on Spain will cost you –185 in juice while a wager on Italy will cost you +145 in juice. Spain is also +125 on the money line, Italy is +230 on the money line and a draw has odds of +230. The over/under is 2 goals, although a wager on the over has odds of +105 while a wager on the under is –135 in juice.
There are also alternate lines for today’s match, with Spain as a –0.5 goal favorite (+125 juice), while Italy is +0.5 with –160 juice. The alternate over/under total is 1.5 goals, with the over carrying –200 juice and the under carrying juice of +155.
Another alternate line has Spain as a 1-goal favorite with +200 juice, and Italy as a 1-goal underdog with –160 juice. The alternate total for this line is 1.5 with –200 juice on the over and +155 juice on the under.
The favorites to win the “Man of the Match” are Andrea Pirlo and Andres Iniesta at 4/1 odds, respectively, while the odds for the “First Player Booked” is Italy’s Mario Balotelli at 7/1. For the prop, “Score/Win Double,” Fernando Torres is a 10/3 favorite.
Free Pick: We like Italy on the money line at +230 odds. They’ve already knocked off one of the favorites in Germany and Balotelli is playing fearless ball right now. This game is likely to go down to the wire but take the value in the Italians.