Italy v Denmark, 16 October 2012

Score3-1 to Italy
RefereeDamir Skomina
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group B
VenueSan Siro, Milan
Attendance37,027
Kick-off: 8.45pm local

3  Italy

Manager: Cesare Prandelli

1  Denmark

Manager: Morten Olsen

Goals:

Riccardo Montolivo 34 G
Daniele De Rossi 37 G
Mario Balotelli 54 G

Goals:

William Kvist 45 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Morgan De Sanctis
Defender Ignazio Abate
Defender Andrea Barzagli
Midfielder Daniele De Rossi
Midfielder Claudio Marchisio
Midfielder Riccardo Montolivo
Forward Mario Balotelli
Forward Dani Osvaldo
Forward Andrea Pirlo (captain)

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Stephan Andersen
Defender Lars Jacobsen
Defender Simon Kjaer
Defender/Centre back Daniel Agger
Midfielder Christian Eriksen
Midfielder Michael Krohn-Dehli
Midfielder William Kvist
Midfielder Michael Silberbauer
Midfielder Nikolai Stokholm

Substitutions:

Antonio Candreva for Claudio Marchisio 75
Emanuele Giaccherini for Riccardo Montolivo 85
Mattia Destro for Mario Balotelli 89

Substitutions:

Thomas Kahlenberg for Thomas Kahlenberg 60
Kasper Lorentzen for Michael Silberbauer 72
Jakob Poulsen for Michael Krohn-Dehli 83

Cards:

Daniele De Rossi 39 Y
Dani Osvaldo 46 R
Morgan De Sanctis 90 Y

Cards:

William Kvist 52 Y
Nikolai Stokholm 76 Y
Nicklas Bendtner 80 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu
Goalkeeper Emiliano Viviano
Defender Christian Maggio
Defender Andrea Ranocchia
Midfielder Antonio Candreva
Midfielder Alessandro Diamanti
Midfielder Stephan El Shaarawy
Midfielder Marco Verratti
Forward Mattia Destro

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Jesper Hansen
Goalkeeper Steffen Rasmussen
Defender Jores Okore
Defender Jakob Poulsen
Defender/Midfielder Simon Busk Poulsen
Midfielder Thomas Kahlenberg
Midfielder Thomas Kristensen
Midfielder Emil Larsen
Midfielder Casper Sloth
Midfielder Daniel Wass