Matches

10/08/2008
3:0 (2:0)
  • Giuseppe ROSSI (15')
  • Tommaso ROCCHI (31')
  • Riccardo MONTOLIVO (90')

Summary

Azzurrini reign supreme
Goals from Tommaso Rocchi, Giuseppe Rossi and Riccardo Montolivo earned Italy a 3-0 win over Korea Republic and a place in the quarter-finals. More »

Line-up

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Substitute(s)

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Coaches

Pierluigi CASIRAGHI (ITA)
(KOR) PARK Sung Wha

Officials

Referee: Thomas EINWALLER (AUT)Assistant Referee 1: Roland HEIM (AUT)Assistant Referee 2: Norbert SCHWAB (AUT)Fourth official: Wolfgang STARK (GER)

  • Italy's Sebastian Giovinco reacts during the game against Korea Republic.
  • Shin Kwang Hoon (R) of South Korea vies with Giuseppe Rossi of Italy
  • Korean fans
  • Ki Sung Yueng (L) of South Korea is challenged by Domenlco Criscito of Italy
  • Sebassian Giovinco (R) of Italy vies with Kim Chang Soo of South Korea
  • Domenlco Criscito (L) of Italy vies with Lee Keun Ho of South Korea
Pierluigi Casiraghi, Italy coach
I thought it was a great match and that my players did a great job. Korea Republic were a harder test than Honduras. We're now guaranteed a place in the quarter-final, but we now want to finish first in our group.