Republic of Ireland v Italy, 10 October 2009

Score2-2
RefereeTerje Hauge
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group 8
VenueCroke Park, Dublin
Attendance70,640

2  Republic of Ireland

Manager: Giovanni Trapattoni

2  Italy

Manager: Marcelo Lippi

Goals:

Glenn Whelan 8 G
Sean St Ledger-Hall 87 G

Goals:

Mauro Camoranesi 26 G
Alberto Gilardino 90 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender John O'Shea
Defender/Centre back Richard Dunne
Defender/Midfielder Kevin Kilbane
Midfielder Keith Andrews
Midfielder Liam Lawrence
Midfielder Aiden McGeady
Midfielder Glenn Whelan
Forward Kevin Doyle
Forward Robbie Keane (captain)

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon (captain)
Defender/Midfielder Fabio Grosso
Defender/Midfielder Gianluca Zambrotta
Midfielder Mauro Camoranesi
Midfielder Daniele De Rossi
Midfielder Angelo Palombo
Forward Andrea Pirlo

Substitutions:

Leon Best for Kevin Doyle 66
Martin Rowlands for Glenn Whelan 70
Stephen Hunt for Aiden McGeady 78

Substitutions:

Salvatore Bocchetti for Fabio Grosso 76
Alberto Gilardino for Antonio Di Natale 76
Simone Pepe for Angelo Palombo 89

Cards:

Glenn Whelan 33 Y
Leon Best 83 Y

Cards:

Daniele De Rossi 67 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Kieren Westwood
Defender Paul McShane
Defender Eddie Nolan
Midfielder Stephen Hunt
Midfielder Martin Rowlands
Forward Leon Best
Forward Noel Hunt

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Frederico Marchetti
Midfielder Gaetano D'Agostino
Midfielder Gennaro Gattuso
Forward Simone Pepe