Italy v Republic of Ireland, 01 April 2009

Score1-1
RefereeWolfgang Stark
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group 8
VenueStadio San Nicola
Attendance41,000

1  Italy

Manager: Marcello LIPPI

1  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Giovanni Trapattoni

Goals:

Vincenzo Iaquinta 10 G

Goals:

Robbie Keane 88 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon
Defender/Centre back Fabio Cannavaro
Defender/Midfielder Fabio Grosso
Defender/Midfielder Gianluca Zambrotta
Midfielder Matteo Brighi
Midfielder Daniele De Rossi
Forward Simone Pepe
Forward Andrea Pirlo

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Paul McShane
Defender John O'Shea
Defender/Centre back Richard Dunne
Defender/Midfielder Kevin Kilbane
Midfielder Keith Andrews
Midfielder Stephen Hunt
Midfielder Glenn Whelan
Forward Kevin Doyle
Forward Robbie Keane
Forward Andy Keogh

Substitutions:

Angelo Palombo for Andrea Pirlo 46
Andrea Dossena for Simone Pepe 55
Fabio Quagliarella for Vincenzo Iaquinta 89

Substitutions:

Caleb Folan for Andy Keogh 22
Darron Gibson for Keith Andrews 54
Noel Hunt for Kevin Doyle 63

Cards:

Giampaolo Pazzini 3 R
Fabio Grosso 67 Y
Vincenzo Iaquinta 78 Y
Daniele De Rossi 79 Y

Cards:

Paul McShane 74 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Marco Amelia
Defender Andrea Dossena
Defender Marco Motta
Midfielder Angelo Palombo
Midfielder Giuseppe Rossi

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Dean Kiely
Defender Kevin Foley
Defender/Full back Stephen Kelly
Midfielder Darron Gibson
Midfielder Liam Miller
Forward Caleb Folan
Forward Noel Hunt