Bulgaria v Italy, 25 September 1991

Score2-1 to Bulgaria
RefereeBranimir Babarogic
CompetitionInternational Friendly -
VenueVasil Levski National Stadium, Sofia
Attendance20,000
Kick-off: 7.00pm local

2  Bulgaria

Manager: Dimitar Penev

1  Italy

Manager: Azeglio Vicini

Goals:

Emil Kostadinov 8 G
Hristo Stoichkov penalty 50 P

Goals:

Giuseppe Giannini 55 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Borislav Mihailov
Defender Petar Hubchev
Defender Nikolay Iliev
Defender Trifon Ivanov
Midfielder Krasimir Balakov
Midfielder Ilian Kiriakov
Midfielder Zlatko Yankov
Forward Emil Kostadinov
Forward Luboslav Penev
Forward Nasko Sirakov
Forward Hristo Stoichkov (captain)

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Walter Zenga
Defender Franco Baresi (captain)
Defender Ciro Ferrara
Defender Paolo Maldini
Midfielder Massimo Crippa
Midfielder Stefano Eranio
Midfielder Giuseppe Giannini
Midfielder Attilio Lombardo
Midfielder Roberto Mancini
Forward Gianluca Vialli

Substitutions:

Georgi Georgiev for Nasko Sirakov 52
Zaprian Rakov for Nikolay Iliev 69
Yordan Letchkov for Emil Kostadinov 83

Substitutions:

Nicola Berti for Stefano Eranio 44
Gianluca Pagliuca for Walter Zenga 46
Roberto Baggio for Roberto Mancini 46
Salvatore Schillaci for Attilio Lombardo 57
Roberto Baggio for Roberto Mancini 57
Luigi De Agostini for Paolo Maldini 58

Cards:

Petar Hubchev Y
Luboslav Penev 11 R
Trifon Ivanov 89 R

Cards:

Pietro Vierchowod Y
Gianluca Vialli Y
Gianluca Vialli 89 R

On the bench:

Defender Zaprian Rakov
Midfielder Georgi Georgiev
Midfielder Yordan Letchkov

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Gianluca Pagliuca
Defender/Midfielder Luigi De Agostini
Midfielder Nicola Berti
Forward Roberto Baggio