Matches

01/11/2009

Summary

Italy first as Uruguay advance
Italy and Uruguay battled to a goalless draw in Group F at the Sani Abacha Stadium, with both sides booking passage to the knockout stages. More »

Line-up

1
1
3
2
5
3
6
4
8
5
14
6
15
8
17
9
18
10
19
15
20
18

Substitute(s)

12
12
21
21
2
7
4
11
7
13
9
14
10
16
11
17
13
19
16
20

Coaches

Pasquale SALERNO (ITA)
(URU) Roland MARCENARO

Officials

Referee: Tom OVREBO (NOR)Assistant Referee 1: Geir Age HOLEN (NOR)Assistant Referee 2: Dag Roger NEBBEN (NOR)Fourth official: Subkhiddin MOHD SALLEH (MAS)

Have Your Say

(Total comments 13)


Latest Comments:
Daniele
02/11/2009 at 09:55
Daniele (Italy)
Italy is playing a great world cup; I hope it will continue in this way. gooo Italy!!!!!
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Soccernewz
02/11/2009 at 01:45
Italy wins the group in typical fashion. Next up USA.
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Soccernewz
02/11/2009 at 01:44
subwon. Yes it is. I think most are. My picks for this round are: Argentina, Turkey, Germany (now your suprised), Italy, Spain, Korea, Iran and Nigeria.
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Statistics

3Shots6
2Corner kicks2
2Yellow cards0
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
48%Possession (%)52%
  • Sebastian Rodriguez in action with Italy's Pietro Iemmello
  • Uruguay's Nicholas Prietoin action with Italy's Marco Fossati
  • Italy's Marco Fossati is seen during the match against Uruguay
  • Italy's Marco Fossati in action with Uruguay's Sebastian Rodriguez
  • Uruguay's Adrian Luna
  • Italy line up before the game against Uruguay

"Our main objective was to get through. If we'd tried to win the game, we'd have run the risk of losing it. We approached the match with the objective of reaching the last 16." Roland Marcenaro, Uruguay coach