WC Qual - UEFA

September 11, 2012

Full-time

Italy

2 - 0

Malta

Group B

18:45 +00:00, September 11, 2012

Alberto Braglia, Italy

Referee: Antti Munukka

  • 90'

    Andrew Hogg is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 90'

    End of the game

  • 90'

    The referee has signaled the end of the second half

  • 90'

    Throw-in: Antonio Nocerino takes it (Attacking)

  • 90'

    Throw-in: Mattia Cassani takes it (Defending)

  • 90'

    That last goal was assisted by Andrea Pirlo (Cross from Left Byline)

  • 90'

    Goal!! Federico Peluso hits a very good header to the lower left corner from the centre penalty area (aprox. 6 yards) and scores!! Italy now leads 2 - 0

  • 90'

    Federico Peluso hits a good header. Outcome: goal

  • 90'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: shot

  • 90'

    Andrei Agius clears the ball from danger.

  • 90'

    Antonio Nocerino crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 90'

    Andrew Hogg takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 90'

    Offside called on Federico Peluso

  • 90'

    Throw-in: Mattia Cassani takes it (Attacking)

  • 89'

    Andrew Hogg takes a long goal kick

  • 89'

    Luke Dimech clears the ball from danger.

  • 89'

    Andrea Pirlo crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 89'

    Lorenzo Insigne takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and passes it to a teammate resulting in: open play

  • 88'

    Andrea Pirlo takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 88'

    Andrew Cohen commits a foul on Federico Peluso resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 87'

    Throw-in: Steve Borg takes it (Defending)

  • 87'

    Andrei Agius clears the ball from danger.

  • 87'

    Federico Peluso crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 86'

    Andrew Hogg takes a long goal kick

  • 86'

    Giampaolo Pazzini hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss right

  • 85'

    Malta makes a sub: Ryan Camilleri enters for Alex Muscat. Reason: Tactical

  • 85'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: shot

  • 85'

    Alex Muscat clears the ball from danger.

  • 85'

    Mattia Cassani crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 84'

    Throw-in: Mattia Cassani takes it (Attacking)

  • 83'

    Andrei Agius takes an indirect freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 83'

    Offside called on Federico Peluso

  • 83'

    Antonio Nocerino takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: pass

  • 83'

    Luke Dimech commits a foul on Giampaolo Pazzini resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 82'

    Italy makes a sub: Sebastian Giovinco enters for Mattia Destro. Reason: Tactical

  • 82'

    Andrew Hogg takes a long goal kick

  • 81'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: open play

  • 80'

    Throw-in: Steve Borg takes it (Defending)

  • 79'

    Andrea Pirlo takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 79'

    Roderick Briffa commits a foul on Andrea Pirlo resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 78'

    Throw-in: Alex Muscat takes it (Attacking)

  • 78'

    Edward Herrera blocks the shot

  • 78'

    Mattia Cassani hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 77'

    Throw-in: Federico Peluso takes it (Attacking)

  • 77'

    Gianluigi Buffon takes a long goal kick

  • 76'

    Throw-in: Alex Muscat takes it (Defending)

  • 76'

    Andrew Hogg takes a long goal kick

  • 76'

    Giampaolo Pazzini hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 76'

    Leonardo Bonucci takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 75'

    Andrew Cohen commits a foul on Leonardo Bonucci resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 75'

    Andrew Cohen is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 74'

    Andrew Hogg makes a very good save (Parry)

  • 74'

    Mattia Destro hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 73'

    Andrew Hogg takes a long goal kick

  • 73'

    Leonardo Bonucci hits a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 73'

    Throw-in: Mattia Cassani takes it (Attacking)

  • 72'

    Throw-in: Mattia Cassani takes it (Attacking)

  • 71'

    Andre Schembri is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 71'

    Andrea Pirlo takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: pass

  • 71'

    Andre Schembri commits a foul on Lorenzo Insigne resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 70'

    Throw-in: Federico Peluso takes it (Defending)

  • 69'

    Andrew Hogg takes a long goal kick

  • 69'

    Italy makes a sub: Giampaolo Pazzini enters for Pablo Daniel Osvaldo. Reason: Tactical

  • 69'

    Malta makes a sub: Andrew Cohen enters for Daniel Bogdanovic. Reason: Tactical

  • 68'

    Claudio Marchisio hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 68'

    Andrew Hogg makes a good save (Catch)

  • 68'

    Lorenzo Insigne crosses the ball. Outcome: save

  • 67'

    Mattia Cassani clears the ball from danger.

  • 67'

    Daniel Bogdanovic takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

  • 67'

    Antonio Nocerino blocks the shot

  • 67'

    Roderick Briffa drills a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 66'

    Throw-in: Mattia Cassani takes it (Defending)

  • 65'

    Andrew Hogg takes a long goal kick

  • 65'

    Mattia Cassani takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 65'

    Michael Mifsud commits a foul on Mattia Cassani resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 64'

    Edward Herrera clears the ball from danger.

  • 64'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

  • 64'

    Andrei Agius clears the ball from danger.

  • 64'

    Mattia Destro crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 62'

    Throw-in: Steve Borg takes it (Defending)

  • 62'

    Steve Borg blocks the shot

  • 62'

    Antonio Nocerino hits(volley) a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: blocked

  • 62'

    Edward Herrera clears the ball from danger.

  • 61'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

  • 61'

    Gianluigi Buffon takes a long goal kick

  • 61'

    Roderick Briffa drills a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 59'

    Throw-in: Mattia Cassani takes it (Defending)

  • 57'

    Andrew Hogg takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 57'

    Mattia Destro commits a foul on Andrew Hogg resulting on a free kick for Malta

  • 57'

    Andrew Hogg makes a very good save (Punch)

  • 57'

    Antonio Nocerino crosses the ball. Outcome: save

  • 55'

    Andrew Hogg takes a long goal kick

  • 54'

    Alex Muscat takes an indirect freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 54'

    Andrea Barzagli commits a foul on Steve Borg resulting on a free kick for Malta

  • 51'

    Throw-in: Mattia Cassani takes it (Attacking)

  • 51'

    Andrea Pirlo takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 51'

    Alex Muscat is awarded a yellow card. Reason: unsporting behaviour

  • 50'

    Alex Muscat commits a foul on Antonio Nocerino resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 50'

    Andrew Hogg makes a good save (Catch)

  • 50'

    Pablo Daniel Osvaldo hits(volley) a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 49'

    Throw-in: Steve Borg takes it (Defending)

  • 48'

    Andrei Agius blocks the shot

  • 48'

    Lorenzo Insigne hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 48'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: shot

  • 48'

    Andrei Agius clears the ball from danger.

  • 47'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

  • 46'

    Andrew Hogg takes a long goal kick

  • 46'

    Throw-in: Federico Peluso takes it (Defending)

  • 45'

    The second half is under way

  • 45'

    Italy makes a sub: Lorenzo Insigne enters for Alessandro Diamanti. Reason: Tactical

  • 45'

    The referee has signaled the end of the first half

  • 45'

    Andrei Agius clears the ball from danger.

  • 45'

    Claudio Marchisio crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 44'

    Andrew Hogg takes a short goal kick

  • 44'

    Andrew Hogg takes a long goal kick

  • 43'

    Andrew Hogg takes a long goal kick

  • 42'

    Alessandro Diamanti drills a left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 42'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger short, resulting in: open play

  • 42'

    Throw-in: Federico Peluso takes it (Defending)

  • 42'

    Throw-in: Steve Borg takes it (Defending)

  • 41'

    Throw-in: Steve Borg takes it (Defending)

  • 41'

    Throw-in: Federico Peluso takes it (Attacking)

  • 40'

    Andrea Barzagli takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 40'

    Offside called on Michael Mifsud

  • 40'

    Luke Dimech takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 40'

    Offside called on Mattia Destro

  • 39'

    Andrew Hogg takes a long goal kick

  • 39'

    Andrea Pirlo drills a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 38'

    Andrea Pirlo takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: shot

  • 38'

    Daniel Bogdanovic commits a foul on Alessandro Diamanti resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 37'

    Throw-in: Alex Muscat takes it (Defending)

  • 37'

    Andrew Hogg takes a long goal kick

  • 37'

    Leonardo Bonucci drills a good left footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 36'

    Andrea Pirlo takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left channel. Outcome: pass

  • 36'

    Steve Borg commits a foul on Alessandro Diamanti resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 35'

    Throw-in: Mattia Cassani takes it (Defending)

  • 34'

    Andrei Agius takes a direct freekick with his left foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 34'

    Mattia Destro commits a foul on Andrei Agius resulting on a free kick for Malta

  • 33'

    Daniel Bogdanovic takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and passes it to a teammate resulting in: open play

  • 33'

    Gianluigi Buffon makes a very good save (Tip Over)

  • 33'

    Roderick Briffa hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 32'

    Alessandro Diamanti takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: pass

  • 32'

    Gareth Sciberras commits a foul on Alessandro Diamanti resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 31'

    Throw-in: Claudio Marchisio takes it (Defending)

  • 31'

    Throw-in: Steve Borg takes it (Defending)

  • 31'

    Andrew Hogg makes a good save (Catch)

  • 31'

    Alessandro Diamanti crosses the ball. Outcome: save

  • 30'

    Gianluigi Buffon takes a short goal kick

  • 29'

    Michael Mifsud hits a good right footed shot, but it is off target. Outcome: over bar

  • 27'

    Andrew Hogg takes a long goal kick

  • 25'

    Claudio Marchisio takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the left wing. Outcome: open play

  • 25'

    Gareth Sciberras commits a foul on Alessandro Diamanti resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 25'

    Luke Dimech blocks the shot

  • 25'

    Pablo Daniel Osvaldo hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: blocked

  • 22'

    Throw-in: Mattia Cassani takes it (Attacking)

  • 22'

    Luke Dimech clears the ball from danger.

  • 22'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

  • 22'

    Luke Dimech clears the ball from danger.

  • 21'

    Alessandro Diamanti crosses the ball. Outcome: clearance

  • 20'

    Andrew Hogg takes a long goal kick

  • 20'

    Throw-in: Mattia Cassani takes it (Attacking)

  • 18'

    Andrew Hogg makes a very good save (Punch)

  • 18'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: save

  • 18'

    Andrei Agius clears the ball from danger.

  • 18'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

  • 18'

    Luke Dimech clears the ball from danger.

  • 17'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

  • 16'

    Gianluigi Buffon takes a long goal kick

  • 14'

    Andrew Hogg takes a long goal kick

  • 13'

    Pablo Daniel Osvaldo hits a good header, but it is off target. Outcome: miss left

  • 13'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the left byline with his right foot and hits an inswinger to the centre, resulting in: shot

  • 12'

    Throw-in: Federico Peluso takes it (Attacking)

  • 12'

    Edward Herrera clears the ball from danger.

  • 12'

    Andrea Pirlo takes the corner kick from the right byline with his right foot and hits an outswinger to the centre, resulting in: clearance

  • 12'

    Andrew Hogg makes a very good save (Tip Over)

  • 12'

    Alessandro Diamanti drills a good right footed shot. Outcome: save

  • 11'

    Alessandro Diamanti takes a direct freekick with his right foot from the right wing. Outcome: shot

  • 11'

    Alex Muscat commits a foul on Mattia Cassani resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 11'

    Andrea Pirlo takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: pass

  • 10'

    Luke Dimech commits a foul on Alessandro Diamanti resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 9'

    Gianluigi Buffon takes a long goal kick

  • 8'

    Andrew Hogg takes a long goal kick

  • 8'

    Alessandro Diamanti takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 8'

    Gareth Sciberras commits a foul on Alessandro Diamanti resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 7'

    Throw-in: Alex Muscat takes it (Defending)

  • 6'

    That last goal was assisted by Claudio Marchisio (Pass from Right Channel)

  • 5'

    Goal!! Mattia Destro hits a very good right footed shot to the lower right corner from the centre penalty area (aprox. 18 yards) and scores!! Italy now leads 1 - 0

  • 5'

    Mattia Destro hits a good right footed shot. Outcome: goal

  • 5'

    Throw-in: Alex Muscat takes it (Attacking)

  • 3'

    Mattia Cassani takes a direct freekick with his right foot from his own half. Outcome: open play

  • 3'

    Andre Schembri commits a foul on Mattia Cassani resulting on a free kick for Italy

  • 3'

    Throw-in: Alex Muscat takes it (Defending)

  • 2'

    Throw-in: Steve Borg takes it (Defending)

  • 1'

    Throw-in: Mattia Cassani takes it (Defending)

  • 1'

    Throw-in: Steve Borg takes it (Defending)

  • 0'

    Game on!