Italy v Georgia, 10 September 2008

Score2-0 to Italy
RefereeThomas Einwaller
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group 8
VenueStadio Friuli, Udine
Attendance27,164

2  Italy

Manager: Marcello Lippi

0  Georgia

Manager: Hector Cuper

Goals:

Daniele De Rossi 17 G
Daniele De Rossi 89 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon
Defender Fabio Cannavaro
Defender Andrea Dossena
Defender/Midfielder Gianluca Zambrotta
Midfielder Alberto Aquilani
Midfielder Mauro Camoranesi
Midfielder Daniele De Rossi
Forward Andrea Pirlo
Forward Luca Toni

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Giorgi Loria
Defender Zaali Eliava
Defender Levan Kenia
Defender Lasha Salukvadze
Defender/Midfielder Ucha Lobzhanidze
Midfielder Kakha Kaladze (captain)
Midfielder Levan Khmaladze
Midfielder Levan Kobiashvili

Substitutions:

Angelo Palombo for Andrea Pirlo 46
Alessandro Del Piero for Antonio Di Natale 56
Vincenzo Iaquinta for Luca Toni 70

Substitutions:

Dato Kvirkvelia for Zaali Eliava 46
David Siradze for Levan Mchedlidze 55
David Odikadze for Zurab Mentesahshvili 68

Cards:

Andrea Pirlo 45 Y
Alberto Aquilani 54 Y

Cards:

Levan Kenia 67 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Morgan De Sanctis
Defender Andrea Barzagli
Defender/Midfielder Marco Cassetti
Midfielder Angelo Palombo

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Roin Kvaskhvadze
Defender/Midfielder Dato Kvirkvelia
Midfielder David Siradze
Forward Rati Aleksidze
Forward David Odikadze