Cyprus v Italy, 06 September 2008

Score2-1 to Italy
RefereePieter Vink
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group 8
VenueAntonis Papadopoulos Stadium, Larnaca
Attendance6,000

1  Cyprus

Manager: Angelos Anastasiades

2  Italy

Manager: Marcello Lippi

Goals:

Stathis Aloneftis 28 G

Goals:

Antonio Di Natale 8 G
Antonio Di Natale 92 G

Starting lineup:

Defender Marios Nikolaou
Midfielder Chrysis Michael
Forward Yiannakis Okkas (captain)

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon
Defender Fabio Cannavaro (captain)
Defender/Midfielder Fabio Grosso
Midfielder Mauro Camoranesi
Midfielder Daniele De Rossi
Forward Andrea Pirlo
Forward Luca Toni

Substitutions:

Dimitris Christofi for Mihalis Konstantinou 64
Yiasoumi Yiasoumis for Chrysis Michael 72
Kyriacos Pavlou for Yiannakis Okkas 74

Substitutions:

Andrea Barzagli for Alessandro Gamberini 4
Marco Cassetti for Fabio Grosso 18
Gennaro Gattuso for Luca Toni 46

Cards:

Alexandros Garpozis 36 Y
Marios Nikolaou 69 Y
Constantinos Charalambidis 72 Y
Constantinos Makrides 92 Y

Cards:

Luca Toni 34 Y
Marco Cassetti 37 Y
Mauro Camoranesi 85 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Michalis Morfis
Midfielder Christos Marangos
Midfielder Kyriacos Pavlou
Midfielder/Forward Dimitris Christofi

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Morgan De Sanctis
Defender Andrea Barzagli
Defender/Midfielder Marco Cassetti
Midfielder Alberto Aquilani
Midfielder Gennaro Gattuso