Republic of Ireland v Italy, 17 August 2005

Score2-1 to Italy
CompetitionInternational Friendly
VenueLansdowne Road, Dublin
Attendance44,000

Goals:

Andy Reid 32 G

Goals:

Andrea Pirlo 10 G
Alberto Gilardino 31 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender/Right back Steve Finnan
Defender Kenny Cunningham
Defender John O'Shea
Defender/Centre back Richard Dunne
Defender/Midfielder Steven Reid
Midfielder Damien Duff
Midfielder Matt Holland
Midfielder Kevin Kilbane
Midfielder/Forward Andy Reid

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Flavio Roma
Defender Fabio Cannavaro
Defender Alessandro Nesta
Defender/Midfielder Gianluca Zambrotta
Midfielder Daniele De Rossi
Midfielder Gennaro Gattuso
Forward Andrea Pirlo
Forward Christian Vieri

Substitutions:

Ian Harte for Matt Holland 40
Andy O'Brien for Richard Dunne 46
Stephen Carr for Steve Finnan 57
Stephen Elliott for Andy Reid 73
Liam Miller for John O'Shea 78

Substitutions:

Marco Materazzi for Alessandro Nesta 46
Vincenzo Iaquinta for Alberto Gilardino 46
Aimo Stefano Diana for Alessandro Del Piero 46
Fabio Grosso for Daniele De Rossi 46
Andrea Barzagli for Fabio Cannavaro 63
Simone Barone for Andrea Pirlo 76

On the bench:

Defender Stephen Carr
Defender Ian Harte
Defender/Centre back Andy O'Brien
Midfielder Liam Miller
Forward Stephen Elliott

On the bench:

Defender Andrea Barzagli
Defender/Centre back Marco Materazzi
Defender/Midfielder Fabio Grosso
Midfielder Simone Barone