Italy v Austria, 23 June 1998

Score2-1 to Italy
RefereePaul Durkin
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Finals Group B
VenueStade de France, Paris
Attendance80,000
Kick Off: 16:00 Local (15:00 BST) With this win Italy topped the group and advanced into the knock out stage

2  Italy

Manager: Cesare Maldini

1  Austria

Manager: Herbert Prohaska

Goals:

Christian Vieri 49 G
Roberto Baggio 90 G

Goals:

Andreas Herzog penalty 90 P

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gianluca Pagliuca
Defender Fabio Cannavaro
Defender Paolo Maldini (captain)
Defender Alessandro Nesta
Midfielder Dino Baggio
Midfielder Luigi Di Biagio
Midfielder Francesco Moriero
Midfielder Gianluca Pessotto
Forward Christian Vieri

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Michael Konsel
Defender Anton Pfeffer
Defender Peter Schöttel
Midfielder Dietmar Kühbauer
Midfielder Roman Mählich
Midfielder Heimo Pfeifenberger
Midfielder Arnold Wetl
Forward Toni Polster (captain)
Forward Hannes Reinmayr
Forward Ivica Vastić

Substitutions:

Giuseppe Bergomi for Alessandro Nesta 4
Filippo Inzaghi for Christian Vieri 60
Roberto Baggio for Alessandro Del Piero 72

Substitutions:

Mario Haas for Toni Polster 61
Peter Stöger for Dietmar Kühbauer 73
Andreas Herzog for Heimo Pfeifenberger 79

Cards:

Paolo Maldini 86 Y

Cards:

Wolfgang Feiersinger 2 Y
Ivica Vastić 35 Y
Peter Schöttel 43 Y
Hannes Reinmayr 89 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon
Goalkeeper Francesco Toldo
Defender Giuseppe Bergomi
Midfielder Demetrio Albertini
Midfielder Sandro Cois
Midfielder Angelo Di Livio
Midfielder Roberto Di Matteo
Forward Roberto Baggio
Forward Enrico Chiesa
Forward Filippo Inzaghi

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Wolfgang Knaller
Goalkeeper Franz Wohlfahrt
Defender Martin Hiden
Defender Walter Kogler
Midfielder Martin Amerhauser
Midfielder Harald Cerny
Midfielder Andreas Heraf
Midfielder Andreas Herzog
Midfielder Markus Schopp
Midfielder Peter Stöger
Forward Mario Haas