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Overview

Match summary

Koreans revive hopes with Italy victory

Two quickfire second-half goals saw Korea Republic bounce back into contention at Japan 2012 on the back of a deserved 2-0 win over Italy.

Match Highlights

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Statistics

Ball possession
46
%
54

Attempts

5Attempts15
2On-Target8
3Off-Target6

Disciplinary

20Fouls Committed8
2Yellow cards3
0Red Cards0

Attacking

3Corners6
1Offsides5
21Free kicks13
0Saves0

Line-ups

Italy
ItalyITA
Korea Republic
Korea RepublicKOR
(GK)
(GK)
Misses next match if booked
Misses next match if booked
46' HT
(C)
(C)
Misses next match if booked
82'
14
46' HT
68'
66'
43'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
46' HT
68'
46' HT
66'
Not eligible to play
82'
18
43'
CoachCoach
Giorgia BRENZAN (ITA)JONG Songchon (KOR)

Match Facts

Saitama

SSI Err

Komaba Stadium

SSI Err

Weather

  • Cloudy
  • 31° CTemperature
  • 0 m/sWind
  • 64 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Lucila VENEGAS
    Mexico
    MexicoMEX
  • Assistant Referee 1: Enedina CAUDILLO (MEX)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Lixy ENRIQUEZ (MEX)
  • Fourth official: Fusako KAJIYAMA (JPN)

Groups

Group B
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
Nigeria
NGA
32107107
Korea Republic
KOR
32014206
Brazil
BRA
30212402
Italy
ITA
30121701

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