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On this day: 23 June 2006

On this day in 1994, Italy's Gianluca Pagliuca became the first goalkeeper to receive a red card in the Azzurri's match against Norway; nevertheless, Italy won the match 1-0.

On this day in 1998, Cameroon's Rigobert Song received a red card in their match against Chile and became the only player to be sent off in two different editions; he was previously expelled against Brazil in 1994.

On this day in 1998, Scotland lost 0-3 to Morocco in St. Etienne and were eliminated for the eighth time in eight FIFA World Cup™ participations.

FIFA Communications Division

Berlin, 21 June 2006