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Match summary

Italy secure slim win over England

Goals from Claudio Marchisio and Mario Balotelli proved enough for Italy to beat England 2-1 in an entertaining game in Manaus.

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Quotes

"Despite the heat, both sides were able to put on a good spectacle, and they deserve credit for that," Cesare Prandelli, Italy coach.

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19:53
The final whistle sounds.
19:52
90'+PIRLO (Italy) rattles the crossbar.
19:51
90'+CAHILL (England) commits a foul.
19:50
90'+ STERLING (England) is cautioned.
19:50
90'+STERLING (England) concedes a free-kick following a challenge on PAROLO (Italy).
19:49
90'+IMMOBILE (Italy) is ruled offside.
19:47
90'STERLING (England) sees an effort go off target.
19:47
89'GERRARD (England) takes a corner kick.
19:46
89'BARZAGLI (Italy) blocks the shot.
19:46
88'STERLING (England) sees his effort hit the target.
19:45
87'ROONEY (England) sees an effort go off target.
19:44
87'IMMOBILE (Italy) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
19:44
86'IMMOBILE (Italy) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
19:43
85'GERRARD (England) strikes his free-kick wide.
19:42
84'DE ROSSI (Italy) is penalised after committing a foul.

Man of the Match

Forward

Line-ups

England
EnglandENG
Italy
ItalyITA
1
(GK)
12
(GK)
(C)
79'
73'
80'
10
61'
73'
21
(C)
57'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
13
(GK)
(GK)Injured
(GK)
13
(GK)
73'
Injured
57'
Injured
16
11
17
73'
80'
18
79'
61'
23
CoachCoach
Roy HODGSON (ENG)Cesare PRANDELLI (ITA)

Match Facts

Manaus

The very location of the city of Manaus is one of its most remarkable attractions: the confluence of the rivers Negro (Black) and Solimões (how the Amazon River is known in this part of Brazil).

Arena Amazonia

  • Stadium nameArena Amazonia
  • CityManaus
  • Year constructed2013
  • Overall capacity40549

Weather

  • Cloudy Night
  • 30° CTemperature
  • 5 m/sWind
  • 61 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Björn KUIPERS
    Netherlands
    NetherlandsNED
  • Assistant Referee 1: Sander VAN ROEKEL (NED)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Erwin ZEINSTRA (NED)
  • Fourth official: Walter LOPEZ (GUA)

Groups

Group D
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
CRC
32104137
URU
32014406
ITA
310223-13
ENG
301224-21