Bet of the day: Pelle and Gomez anytime scorer double in Italy v Germany
Holly Thackeray | July 2, 2016
Coral’s bet of the day
- Pelle is Italy’s leading poacher in France
- Gomez is also Germany’s top scorer in the tournament so far
- The pair are level on two goals apiece
- Both teams have been on target in five of their previous six scuffles
Pelle and Gomes 17/2 anytime scorer double
To mark the headline grabbing Euro 2016 quarter-final between European royalty Italy and Germany tonight, Coral present an awesome anytime scorer double as Saturday’s sublime bet of the day.
Graziano Pelle and Mario Gomez are the featured forward double act, with a sensational 17/2 price for the pair both to be on target anytime in 90 mins of the glamour game between the Azzurri and Die Mannschaft.
So, read on to find out just why this dangerous duo could prove profitable for punters…
Pelle a poaching pro, Gomez goal threat
In this enthralling encounter between European titans, something has to give between two brilliant sides boasting world class players.
Sometimes star-studded scuffles such as this fall flat, but when Italy meet Germany the continental giants rarely disappoint, and there should be spades of drama. In five of their last six dust-ups both the Azzurri and Die Mannschaft have found the net when facing each other.
So, with these titans set to truly test each other’s defences, the question is who will customers back to score?
Southampton striker Pelle and Fiorentina-owned forward Gomez both come of the back of high scoring club campaigns to lead the line for their respective nations.
The prolific pair have impressed up top, with two goals apiece from four Euro 2016 fixtures in France so far, making them leading marksmen for their nation and joint-second in the competition scorer charts.
Only the likes of Gareth Bale, Alvaro Morata and Antoine Griezmann are ahead of the dangerous duo with three goals, and both Pelle and Gomez benefit from being the focal point of their teams’ attacks.
Goal machine Gomez has grabbed 29 in 67 caps for Germany and enters this encounter having scored in both of Die Mannscahft’s last two games against Slovakia and Northern Ireland. While, the net threat also notched 26 in 33 Turkish Super Lig games on loan to Besiktas last term.
As for Pelle, the Italian has six in 17 for the Azzurri, including tournament strikes against top teams Belgium and Spain. While, the hitman struck 11 in 30 Premier League appearances last season.
So, with these two canny frontmen in formidable form, snap up this excellent anytime scorer double (in 90 minutes) at 17/2!