Belgium v Italy, 13 May 1972

Score2-1 to Belgium
RefereePaul Schiller
CompetitionUEFA European Championship Quarter-final 2nd leg
VenueConstant Vanden Stock, Anderlecht
Attendance26,561
Kick-off: 8:00pm local Belgium won 2–1 on aggregate and qualified for UEFA Euro 1972.

2  Belgium

Manager: Raymond Goethals

1  Italy

Manager: Ferruccio Valcareggi

Goals:

Wilfried Van Moer 23 G
Paul Van Himst 71 G

Goals:

Luigi Riva penalty 86 P

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Christian Piot
Defender Leon Dolmans
Defender Georges Heylens
Defender Jean Thissen
Midfielder Leon Semmeling
Midfielder Wilfried Van Moer
Midfielder Erwin Vandendaele
Midfielder Jan Verheyen
Forward Jean Dockx
Forward Raoul Lambert
Forward Paul Van Himst (captain)

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Enrico Albertosi
Defender Giacinto Facchetti (captain)
Defender Luciano Spinosi
Defender/Midfielder Pierluigi Cera
Midfielder Romeo Benetti
Midfielder Mario Bertini
Midfielder Giancarlo De Sisti
Forward Sandro Mazzola
Forward Luigi Riva

Substitutions:

Odilon Polleunis for Wilfried Van Moer 46

Substitutions:

Fabio Capello for Mario Bertini 46

Cards:

Christian Piot 71 Y

Cards:

Roberto Boninsegna 71 Y

On the bench:

On the bench:

Midfielder Fabio Capello