Italy v Cameroon, 17 June 1998

Score3-0 to Italy
RefereeEddie Lennie
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Finals Group B
VenueStade De La Mosson, Montpellier
Attendance29,800
Kick Off: 21:00 Local (20:00 BST)

3  Italy

Manager: Cesare Maldini

0  Cameroon

Manager: Claude De Roy

Goals:

Luigi Di Biagio 7 G
Christian Vieri 75 G
Christian Vieri 89 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

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

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jacques Songo'o
Defender Raymond Kalla (captain)
Defender Pierre Njanka
Defender Rigobert Song (captain)
Defender Pierre Womé
Defender/Midfielder Salomon Olembe
Midfielder Didier Angibeaud
Midfielder Joseph N'Do
Forward Samuel Ipoua
Forward Patrick Mboma

Substitutions:

Roberto Di Matteo for Demetrio Albertini 62
Alessandro Del Piero for Roberto Baggio 65
Angelo Di Livio for Francesco Moriero 84

Substitutions:

Joseph-Desire Job for Samuel Ipoua 46
Samuel Eto'o for Patrick Mboma 66
Alphonse Tchami for Francois Omam-Biyik 66

Cards:

Alessandro Costacurta 26 Y
Luigi Di Biagio 64 Y

Cards:

Pierre Womé 7 Y
Pierre Njanka 17 Y
Raymond Kalla 43 R
Didier Angibeaud 79 Y
Rigobert Song 85 Y

On the bench:

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

On the bench:

Goalkeeper William Andem
Goalkeeper Alioum Boukar
Defender Patrice Abanda
Defender Joseph Elanga
Defender/Midfielder Lauren
Midfielder Marcel Mahouve
Midfielder Augustine Simo
Midfielder Alphonse Tchami
Forward Samuel Eto'o