2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™
June 09 - July 09

2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™

2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™

Final Tournament Standing

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Cannavaro and Italy savour World Cup glory.

When reflecting on the 2006 FIFA World Cup™, one of the many iconic images that springs to mind is Italy’s Fabio Cannavaro, 'Il Capitano', proudly holding the Trophy aloft in Berlin’s Olympiastadion.

After a Final packed with action, emotion and drama, it was Gli Azzurri who emerged victorious against France on penalties, adding a fourth gold star above to their crest.

MATCHES

Tournament News

PRETORIA, SOUTH AFRICA - JUNE 13: Asamoah Gyan of Ghana waves to fans after victory in the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Group D match between Serbia and Ghana at Loftus Versfeld Stadium on June 13, 2010 in Pretoria, South Africa. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Coupe du Monde de la FIFA, Brésil 2014 ™

Asamoah Gyan | FIFA World Cup Goals

12 Apr 2021

David Villa of Spain celebrates

Coupe du Monde de la FIFA, Brésil 2014 ™

David Villa | FIFA World Cup Goals

5 Apr 2021

DURBAN, SOUTH AFRICA - JUNE 13: Miroslav Klose of Germany celebrates as he scores his side's second goal during the 2010 FIFA World Cup South Africa Group D match between Germany and Australia at Durban Stadium on June 13, 2010 in Durban, South Africa. (Photo by Robert Cianflone/Getty Images)

Coupe du Monde de la FIFA, Brésil 2014 ™

Miroslav Klose | FIFA World Cup goals

15 Mar 2021

Brazil's ronaldo celebrates his goal against Chile in 1998

2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™

Ronaldo | FIFA World Cup Goals

30 Dec 2020

2006 FIFA World Cup Germany

Portugal - Netherlands

Ricardo CARVALHO (POR) and Dirk KUYT (NED)

2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™

Battle of Nuremberg | Germany 2006 | FIFA World Cup

6 Nov 2020

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BERLIN - JULY 09:  Alessandro Del Piero of Italy kisses the World Cup trophy following his team's victory in a penalty shootout at the end of the FIFA World Cup Germany 2006 Final match between Italy and France at the Olympic Stadium on July 9, 2006 in Berlin, Germany.  (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™

All of Italy’s 2006 World Cup Goals | Totti, Del Piero & more!


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Final Italy v France - World Cup 2006

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Zinedine Zidane’s headbutt on Marco Materazzi | Germany 2006 | FIFA World Cup



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DORTMUND, GERMANY - JULY 04:  Fabio Grosso (C) of Italy celebrates  scoring his team's first goal in extra time during the FIFA World Cup  Germany 2006 Semi-final match between Germany and Italy played at the  Stadium Dortmund on July 04, 2006 in Dortmund, Germany.  (Photo by Alex  Livesey/Getty Images)

2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™

Germany 0-2 Italy (AET) | Germany 2006 | Fixture Flashback



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MUNICH, GERMANY - JUNE 24:  Lucas Podolski #20 of Germany celebrates, after scoring the opening goal during the FIFA World Cup Germany 2006 Round of 16 match between Germany and Sweden at the Stadium Munich on June 24, 2006 in Munich, Germany.  (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Bongarts/Getty Images)

2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™

Gems Uncovered: Lukas Podolski



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FRANKFURT, GERMANY - JUNE 10:  David Beckham of England celebrates after Carlos Gamarra of Paraguay scored an own goal during the FIFA World Cup Germany 2006 Group B match between England and Paraguay at the Stadium Frankfurt on June 10, 2006 in Frankfurt, Germany.  (Photo by Ben Radford/Getty Images)

2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™

Magic Number: No7s at Germany 2006



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Zinédine Zidane during Brazil - France 2006

2006 FIFA World Cup Germany™

The Very Best: Zinedine Zidane v Brazil