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Herbert plots Italy upset

June 20, 2010
By Soccernet staff
New Zealand boss Ricki Herbert believes his side can cause a major upset against defending champions Italy on Sunday.

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New Zealand were viewed as the rank outsiders before the tournament began, but they scored a dramatic equaliser in their opening game against Slovakia to clinch an unexpected point.

Having seen Italy suffer defeats to North Korea in 1966 and South Korea in 2002, Herbert now hopes the All Whites can take advantage of ...

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