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On this day: 5 July

On this day: 5 July

On this day in 1982, competition favourites Brazil lost 2-3 to Italy in a second-round match and were eliminated from the tournament; the match saw the competition's top scorer Paolo Rossi net a hat-trick.

FIFA Communications Division

Berlin, 2 July 2006