Italy v Malta, 11 September 2012

Score2-0 to Italy
RefereeAntti Munukka
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group B
VenueAlberto Braglia
Attendance18,000
Kick-off: 8.45pm local

2  Italy

Manager: Cesare Prandelli

0  Malta

Manager: Pietro Ghedin

Goals:

Mattia Destro 5 G
Federico Peluso 90 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon (captain)
Defender Andrea Barzagli
Defender Leonardo Bonucci
Defender Mattia Cassani
Defender Federico Peluso
Midfielder Alessandro Diamanti
Midfielder Claudio Marchisio
Midfielder Antonio Nocerino
Forward Mattia Destro
Forward Dani Osvaldo
Forward Andrea Pirlo

Starting lineup:

Substitutions:

Lorenzo Insigne for Alessandro Diamanti 46
Giampaolo Pazzini for Dani Osvaldo 69
Sebastian Giovinco for Mattia Destro 82

Substitutions:

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Salvatore Sirigu
Goalkeeper Emiliano Viviano
Defender Francesco Acerbi
Defender Christian Maggio
Defender Angelo Ogbonna
Midfielder Andrea Poli
Midfielder Marco Verratti
Forward Fabio Borini
Forward Lorenzo Insigne

On the bench:

Comments:

Starting line-up: [1] Andrew HOGG (GK) [3] Alexander MUSCAT (-86') [4] Gareth SCIBERRAS [5] Andrei AGIUS [6] Luke DIMECH [7] Daniel BOGDANOVIC (-69') [8] Roderick BRIFFA [9] Michael MIFSUD (C) [13] Andre SCHEMBRI [14] Edward HERRERA [15] Steve BORG Substitutes [2] Jonathan CARUANA [10] Andrew COHEN (+69') [11] Etienne BARBARA [12] Justin HABER [16] Ryan FENECH [17] Ryan CAMILLERI (+86') [18] Shaun BAJADA