Germany vs. Italy Euro 2012 Odds
WARSAW (The Spread) – The second of two semi-final matches at Euro 2012 will take place today when Germany battles Italy at 2:45PM ET.
The odds for today’s match are currently a pick’em, with Germany carrying juice of -300 and Italy carrying juice of +235. The Team is also a -130 money line favorite while the Azures are +400 and the over/under total is sitting at 2 goals. The odds for a draw is also sitting at +250.
Oddsmakers have also released an alternate line for today’s match with Germany being installed as an 0.5-goal (-130) favorite, while Italy is +0.5 with EVEN juice. There’s also odds for Germany -1 (+175) and Italy +1 (-240), as well as Germany +1 (-1600) and Italy -1 (+800). The alternate over/under is 2.5 goals, with the under carrying juice of -185 and the over carrying juice of +145.
Germany has yet to lose in this year’s tournament. The Team beat Portugal 1-0 in their opening match, then took care of the Netherlands 2-1 before topping Denmark by that same 2-1 score. In the quarter-finals, Germany then opened up its offense in a 4-2 victory over Greece.
As for Italy, the Azures played to a 1-1 draw with Spain before playing to an identical 1-1 draw with Croatia before shutting out the Republic of Ireland 2-0 to advance to the quarter-finals. Once there, Italy beat England in Kiev in order to advance to the semi-finals to play Germany.
Oddsmakers have also released player prop odds for today’s match. For the prop “Will Mario Gomez score anytime,” the odds for “Yes” are +175 while the odds for whether or not Miroslav Klose will score at +175. As for who will be the “Man Of The Match,” Mesut Ozil is 4/1, Mario Gomez is 9/2 and Andrea Pirlo is 11/2.
The winner of today’s match will play Spain in the Finals on July 1.