Matches

    Group matches
    Italy - Ghana
    2:0 (1:0)
    Match
    Date
    Time
    Venue / Stadium
    Attendance
    912 June 2006 21:00Hanover / FIFA World Cup Stadium, Hanover43000
    Match Officials
    Referee
    Carlos Eugenio SIMON (BRA)
    Assistant Referee 1
    Aristeu Leonardo TAVARES (BRA)
    Fourth Official
    Khalil Ibrahim AL GHAMDI (KSA)
    Assistant Referee 2
    Ednilson CORONA (BRA)
    Match Commissioner
    Lee HARMON (COK)
    Fifth Official
    Hamdi Al-Sheikh AL KADRIE (SYR)
      Goals scored
    • Andrea PIRLO (ITA) 40',
    • Vincenzo IAQUINTA (ITA) 83'
    Italy
      Line-up
    • Gianluigi BUFFON (GK)
    • Cristian ZACCARDO
    • Fabio GROSSO
    • Daniele DE ROSSI
    • Fabio CANNAVARO (C)
    • Luca TONI (-82')
    • Francesco TOTTI (-56')
    • Alberto GILARDINO (-64')
    • Alessandro NESTA
    • Simone PERROTTA
    • Andrea PIRLO
      Substitute(s)
    • Angelo PERUZZI (GK)
    • Marco AMELIA (GK)
    • Andrea BARZAGLI
    • Alessandro DEL PIERO (+82')
    • Gennaro GATTUSO
    • Vincenzo IAQUINTA (+64')
    • Mauro CAMORANESI (+56')
    • Simone BARONE
    • Filippo INZAGHI
    • Gianluca ZAMBROTTA
    • Massimo ODDO
    • Marco MATERAZZI
    Coach
    Marcello LIPPI (ITA)
    Ghana
      Line-up
    • Richard KINGSON (GK)
    • Asamoah GYAN (-89')
    • Samuel KUFFOUR
    • John MENSAH
    • Emmanuel PAPPOE (-46')
    • Michael ESSIEN
    • Stephen APPIAH (C)
    • Sulley MUNTARI
    • Matthew AMOAH (-68')
    • John PANTSIL
    • Eric ADDO
      Substitute(s)
    • Sammy ADJEI (GK)
    • George OWU (GK)
    • Hans SARPEI
    • Illiasu SHILLA (+46')
    • Derek BOATENG
    • Alex TACHIE-MENSAH (+89')
    • Habib MOHAMED
    • Daniel QUAYE
    • Razak PIMPONG (+68')
    • Otto ADDO
    • Ahmed ISSAH
    • Haminu DRAMAN
    Coach
    Ratomir DUJKOVIC (SRB)
      Cautions
    • Daniele DE ROSSI (ITA) 10'
    • , Sulley MUNTARI (GHA) 41'
    • , Mauro CAMORANESI (ITA) 62'
    • , Asamoah GYAN (GHA) 65'
    • , Vincenzo IAQUINTA (ITA) 88'
      Expulsions
    Italy (ITA)StatisticsGhana (GHA)
    18Shots14
    13Shots on goal4
    8Fouls Committed22
    12Corner kicks4
    0Direct Free Kicks to Goal0
    0Indirect Free Kicks to Goal0
    0 / 0Penalty Kicks0 / 0
    3Offsides3
    0Own Goals0
    3Cautions2
    0Expulsions due to Second Caution0
    0Direct Expulsions0
    47%Possession (%)53%
    0Actual playing time0
    a.e.t.:After extra time(C):CaptainPSO:Penalty Shoot-out
    GK:GoalkeeperN:Not eligible to playI:Injured
    Y:Yellow cardsPos:PositionsA:Absent

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