Italy v West Germany, 18 December 1955

Score2-1 to Italy
RefereeArthur Ellis
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueOlimpico, Roma
Attendance80,000

2  Italy

1  West Germany

Manager: Josef 'Sepp' Herberger

Goals:

Karl Mai own goal 38 OG
Giampiero Boniperti 83 G

Goals:

Josef Rohrig 88 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Fritz Herkenrath
Defender Horst Eckel
Defender Josef Posipal
Midfielder Werner Liebrich
Midfielder Karl Mai
Midfielder Hans Schafer
Midfielder Georg Stollenwerk
Midfielder Fritz Walter (captain)
Forward Helmut Rahn

Substitutions:

Renzo Burini for Gino Pivatelli 0

Substitutions:

Erich Juskowiak for Josef Posipal 0

On the bench:

On the bench:

Defender Erich Juskowiak