Italy v Paraguay, 22 April 1998

Score3-1 to Italy
RefereeAlain Sars
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueEnnio Tardini, Parma
Attendance24,923

3  Italy

Manager: Cesare Maldini

1  Paraguay

Manager: Paulo Cesar Carpeggiani

Goals:

Paolo Maldini 4 G
Francesco Moriero 17 G
Francesco Moriero 67 G

Goals:

Alessandro Costacurta own goal 60 OG

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Angelo Peruzzi
Defender Paolo Maldini (captain)
Defender/Centre back Fabio Cannavaro
Defender/Centre back Alessandro Nesta
Centre back Alessandro Costacurta
Midfielder Demetrio Albertini
Midfielder Dino Baggio
Midfielder Roberto Di Matteo
Midfielder Francesco Moriero
Forward Christian Vieri

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jose Luis Chilavert (captain)
Defender Edgar Aguilera
Defender Francisco Arce
Defender Denis Caniza
Defender Carlos Gamarra
Defender Ricardo Rojas
Defender Pedro Sarabia
Midfielder Julio Cesar Encico
Midfielder Cesar Ramirez

Substitutions:

Gianluigi Buffon for Angelo Peruzzi 46
Luigi Di Biagio for Roberto Di Matteo 46
Luigi Sartor for Alessandro Nesta 56
Pierluigi Casiraghi for Christian Vieri 56
Fabrizio Ravanelli for Alessandro Del Piero 75

Substitutions:

Hugo Rolando Brizuela for Edgar Aguilera 46
Julio Cesar Yegros for Cesar Ramirez 81

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon
Midfielder Luigi Di Biagio

On the bench:

Midfielder Julio Cesar Yegros