Croatia leads Group C with 4 points
June 14, 2012
By Associated Press
POZNAN, Poland -- Italy sat back and paid for it Thursday in a 1-1 draw with Croatia at the European Championship.
Andrea Pirlo gave Italy the lead with a curving free kick in the 39th minute, but Mario Mandzukic was left unmarked to equalize in the 72nd.
Italy had numerous other first-half chances from Mario Balotelli, Claudio Marchisio and Antonio Cassano, ...