In today’s game of FIH Hockey Series Finals 2019, the two hockey teams going to face each other are Malaysia and Italy

For all Dream11 enthusiasts out there, it’s time to create your playing XI squad comprised of players from both the teams so that you can maximise your chances of earning money online, irrespective of what team you are rooting for.

Here is everything you need to know about Malaysia vs Italy Dream11 predictions, fantasy hockey tips and more.


Malaysia and Italy have not played since 2013 . They last played each other in 2008 at the Olympic Qualifier, where they played out a 4-4 draw.

Who is more likely to win?

Malaysia have won one match, and drew the second one. Italy are the lowest ranked team in the tournament. But, have managed to surprise everyone. 64% fans predict this win go in Malaysia’s favour, no matter Italy’s strong form.

How many goals?

Lot of goals. Lot of drama to expect. Pundits predict more than 4 combined goals for this match.

Stats and Picks for Malaysia
  • World Rank : 13
  • Last Tournament Played: Sultan Azlan Shah Cup 2019
  • Head Coach: Roelant Oltmans
  • Goalkeepers : Hairi Abdul Rahman & Hafizuddin Othman
  • Most Capped Player : Sukri Mutalib (316 caps)
  • Youngest Player : Akimullah Anuar (2 caps)
  • Oldest Player : Sukri Mutalib (316 caps) & Tengku Ahmad Tajuddin (282)
  • Captain: Sukri Mutalib (316 caps)
  • Player ruled due to injury : None
  • Top players from this team : Sukri Mutalib – 316 caps, Tengku Ahmad Tajuddin – 282 caps, Razie Rahim – 266 caps, Marhan Mohd Jalil – 244 caps, Faizal Saari – 234 caps
  • Full Playing Squad here: Hairi Abdul Rahman, Hafizuddin Oltman, Sukri Mutalib, Razie Rahim, Faiz Helmi Jali, Najmi Farizal Jazlan, Syed Syafiq Syed Cholan, Marhan Mohd Jalil, Nik Aiman Nik Rozemi, Meor Azuan Hassan, Fitri Saari, Mohd Ashran, Firhan Ashari, Azrai Aizad, Nor Syafiq Sumantri, Akimullah Anuar, Tengku Ahmad Tajuddin, Faizal Saari
Stats and Picks for Italy
  • World Rank : 32
  • Last Tournament Played: Hockey Series Open
  • Head Coach: Roberto Da Gai
  • Goalkeepers : Enrico Francesconi (23 caps) & Francesco Padovani (31 caps)
  • Most Capped Player : Agustin Nunez (69 caps)
  • Youngest Player : Pietro Lago (11 caps) & Simone Minetto (6 caps)
  • Oldest Player : Agustin Nunez (69 caps)
  • Captain: Agustin Nunez (69 caps)
  • Player ruled due to injury : None
  • Top players from this team : Agustin Nunez – 69 caps, Thomas Keenan – 40 caps
  • Full Playing Squad here: Enrico Francesconi, Nicolas Mondo, Juan Montone, Agustin Nunez, Pietro Lago, Juan Ortega, Julien Dallons, Gonzalo Ursone, Thomas Keenan, Giulio Ferrini, Francois Sior, Frabcesco Padovani, Simone Minetto, Julian Montone, Luca Valentino, Giaime Carta, Mattia Amorosini

Sign up to win! 

So if you have made up your mind, go to Dream11 app or website and select upcoming match from the list.

Click on the ‘Create Team’ button at the bottom left corner. Select one Goalkeeper, 3-5 Defenders, 3-5 Midfielders and 1-3 Forwards. Each player carries certain points. You can select a maximum of 7 players from a team.

View step-by-step sign up information here. 

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How to follow the game :

The best way to follow the tournament is through our Social Media platforms and our Live blog platform (The Dragflick Live).

Twitter (@thedragflick) will post updates every quarter during the matches and use the hashtag #FIHHockeySeriesFinals, while Facebook will also have stories, photos, reports and more.

Match reports will also appear on the home page of the The Dragflick website. Live scores should also be available on our live blog platform.

Please check Twitter and Facebook for those links once they are live and please send any messages of support through Facebook.

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