Italy v Bulgaria, 06 September 2013

Score1-0 to Italy
RefereeCarlos Velasco Carballo
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group B
VenueStadio Renzo Barbera, Palermo
Attendance28,662
Kick-off: 8.45pm local

1  Italy

Manager: Cesare Prandelli

0  Bulgaria

Manager: Lyuboslav Penev

Goals:

Alberto Gilardino 38 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon (captain)
Defender Ignazio Abate
Defender Luca Antonelli
Defender Leonardo Bonucci
Midfielder Antonio Candreva
Midfielder Daniele De Rossi
Midfielder Thiago Motta
Forward Lorenzo Insigne
Forward Andrea Pirlo

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Nikolay Mihaylov
Defender Nikolay Bodurov
Defender Veselin Minev
Defender Yordan Minev
Defender/Midfielder Stanislav Manolev
Midfielder Svetoslav Dyakov
Midfielder Vladimir Gadzhev
Midfielder Ivan Ivanov
Midfielder/Forward Todor Nedelev
Midfielder/Forward Ivelin Popov (captain)
Midfielder/Forward Alexander Tonev

Substitutions:

Davide Astori for Luca Antonelli 62
Emanuele Giaccherini for Lorenzo Insigne 64
Christian Maggio for Ignazio Abate 80

Substitutions:

Georgi Iliev for Stanislav Manolev 55
Dimitar Rangelov for Alexander Tonev 59
Spas Delev for Svetoslav Dyakov 75

Cards:

Emanuele Giaccherini 84 Y

Cards:

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Frederico Marchetti
Goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu
Defender Davide Astori
Defender Christian Maggio
Defender Andrea Ranocchia
Defender/Midfielder Alessandro Florenzi
Midfielder Alberto Aquilani
Midfielder Alessandro Diamanti
Midfielder Stephan El Shaarawy
Midfielder Marco Verratti

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Vladislav Stoyanov
Defender Iliya Milanov
Defender Petar Zanev
Midfielder Emil Gargorov
Midfielder Yordan Hristov
Midfielder Georgi Iliev
Midfielder Hristo Zlatinski
Forward Spas Delev