It's all over in the Arena Fonte Nova as Italy went some way to banishing their Fortaleza penalty nightmare. Gianluigi Buffon was the hero as he saved three penalties in the shootout to hand third place to Cesare Prandelli's men. Head on over to the daily tournament LIVE blog to get the very latest reaction and video highlights, as well as the build-up to the Final between Spain and Brazil.
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Buffon makes his third penalty save and Italy win the game to finish third at the Confeds!
Buffon saves! It's a weak penalty by Uruguay's No22, down low to the Italy keeper's left, which he saves comfortably.
Muslera saves! De Sciglio takes a short run up before hitting his penalty at a good height for the keeper who turns the ball away.
Suarez opens his body and sends Buffon the wrong way by placing his penalty in the bottom right-hand corner.
Cavani sends Buffon the wrong way, hitting his effort low into the right hand corner.
Forlan's effort is hit down the middle, and Buffon is equal to it.
Italy can select three of their penalty takers from Thursday's semi-final defeat: Antonio Candreva, Alberto Aquilani and Leonardo Bonucci.
Italy track record in penalty shootouts in WC/EC/CC: 3-6. No country has ever lost seven penalty shootouts in major competitions. #uruita— Infostrada Sports (@Infostrada Sports) 30/06/2013 20:25
It's penalties! Italy will have the chance to banish the demons of their semi-final exit. We wait to see who will take the spot-kicks with the only player to miss on Thursday, Leonardo Bonucci, entering the game as a substitute in extra-time.