• International
  • Date: Tue 10 August 2010
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Upton Park

Italy vs Ivory Coast


Team Lineups

Italy

23 Sirigu
2 Motta
4 Chiellini
19 Bonucci
3 Molinaro
7 Pepe
5 De Rossi
10 Cassano
17 Palombo
9 Balotelli
21 Amauri
Substitutes
1 Viviano
6 Lucchini
8 Marchisio
11 Quagliarella
12 Rossi
13 Astori
14 Antonini
16 Cassani
18 Montolivo
20 Lazzari
22 Borriello

Ivory Coast

1 Yeboah
21 Eboue
4 Toure
20 Demel
17 Tiene
18 Doumbia
5 Zokora
19 Toure Yaya
9 Tiote
10 Gervinho
8 Kalou
Substitutes
16 Zogbo
2 Angoua
3 Coulibaly
7 Fae
11 Sagbo
14 Kone
22 Bamba

Possession Stats

42%
58%

Form Guide - International

Italy

L D D W L

Ivory Coast

W D


Live Text Commentary
93:16 +3.16
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Marco Borriello on Kolo Toure. Free kick taken by Daniel Yeboah.

92:38 +2.38
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya challenges Fabio Quagliarella unfairly and gives away a free kick. Riccardo Montolivo produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick.

91:07 +1.07
Substitution
 

Yao Gervinho goes off and Emmanuel Kone comes on.

88:53
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Yao Gervinho by Giorgio Chiellini. Emmanuel Eboue takes the direct free kick.

87:44
 

Marco Borriello takes a shot. Save by Daniel Yeboah.

86:54
 

Foul by Siaka Tiene on Riccardo Montolivo, free kick awarded. Riccardo Montolivo takes the free kick.

84:19
 

Corner taken left-footed by Giuseppe Rossi, save made by Daniel Yeboah.

83:36
Substitution
 

Emerse Fae is brought on as a substitute for Salomon Kalou.

82:15
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Leonardo Bonucci on Salomon Kalou. Leonardo Bonucci is cautioned. Free kick taken by Cheik Tiote.

79:58
Substitution
 

Riccardo Montolivo is brought on as a substitute for Angelo Palombo.

76:53
 

Marco Borriello takes a shot. Save made by Daniel Yeboah.

76:11
 

Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Giuseppe Rossi from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Gnegneri Toure Yaya.

75:45
 

The official flags Yannick Sagbo offside. Free kick taken by Cristian Molinaro.

74:10
 

Close range header by Fabio Quagliarella goes wide of the left-hand post.

73:29
Substitution
 

Claudio Marchisio on for Simone Pepe.

72:46
 

Unfair challenge on Angelo Palombo by Salomon Kalou results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Leonardo Bonucci.

69:20
Substitution
 

Mattia Cassani on for Marco Motta. Giuseppe Rossi comes on in place of Antonio Cassano.

63:54
 

Fabio Quagliarella produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.

62:18
 

The referee blows for offside against Yannick Sagbo. Indirect free kick taken by Giorgio Chiellini.

61:51
 

Kolo Toure takes a shot.

60:47
Substitution
 

Seydou Doumbia leaves the field to be replaced by Yannick Sagbo.

59:34
 

The referee blows for offside. Kolo Toure takes the free kick.

58:56
Substitution
 

Fabio Quagliarella on for Carvalho de Oliveira Amauri.

58:22
Substitution
 

Mario Balotelli leaves the field to be replaced by Marco Borriello.

56:00
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Antonio Cassano by Gnegneri Toure Yaya. Kafoumba Coulibaly is brought on as a substitute for Guy Demel. Daniele De Rossi takes the direct free kick.

55:31
 

Unfair challenge on Kolo Toure by Antonio Cassano results in a free kick. Daniel Yeboah restarts play with the free kick.

54:10
Goal
 

Kolo Toure grabs a headed goal from close range. Italy 0-1 Ivory Coast.Assist by Guy Demel.

53:15
 

Leonardo Bonucci gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Salomon Kalou. Siaka Tiene crosses the ball in from the free kick, Giorgio Chiellini makes a clearance.

52:14
 

Didier Zokora concedes a free kick for a foul on Antonio Cassano. The free kick is swung in right-footed by Simone Pepe, Carvalho de Oliveira Amauri concedes a free kick for a foul on Kolo Toure. Free kick taken by Daniel Yeboah.

51:20
 

Simone Pepe takes a shot. Daniel Yeboah makes a save.

50:44
 

Unfair challenge on Mario Balotelli by Guy Demel results in a free kick. Daniele De Rossi takes the direct free kick.

47:10
 

Shot by Marco Motta from inside the penalty area bounces off the post.

45:51 +0.51
 

Guy Demel gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Cristian Molinaro. Cristian Molinaro takes the direct free kick.

45:49
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Angelo Palombo by Cheik Tiote. Direct free kick taken by Simone Pepe.

41:24
 

Mario Balotelli handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Free kick taken by Daniel Yeboah.

39:59
 

Carvalho de Oliveira Amauri has a header from inside the six-yard box and clears the crossbar.

37:30
 

Corner taken right-footed by Emmanuel Eboue from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Daniele De Rossi.

36:35
 

Corner taken by Emmanuel Eboue from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Carvalho de Oliveira Amauri.

33:57
Yellow card
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Emmanuel Eboue on Antonio Cassano. Booking for Emmanuel Eboue. Shot comes in from Simone Pepe from the free kick, save by Daniel Yeboah.

33:25
 

The referee penalises Siaka Tiene for handball. Angelo Palombo takes the direct free kick.

32:35
 

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Simone Pepe, Kolo Toure makes a clearance.

31:52
 

Gnegneri Toure Yaya has shot on goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

30:45
 

Antonio Cassano takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Gnegneri Toure Yaya makes a clearance.

30:18
 

Inswinging corner taken by Antonio Cassano from the left by-line played to the near post, Gnegneri Toure Yaya makes a clearance.

29:29
 

Shot by Yao Gervinho from deep inside the penalty area misses to the left of the goal.

28:19
 

Angelo Palombo fouled by Gnegneri Toure Yaya, the ref awards a free kick. Daniele De Rossi takes the direct free kick.

27:29
 

Antonio Cassano fouled by Siaka Tiene, the ref awards a free kick. Angelo Palombo takes the free kick.

26:00
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Carvalho de Oliveira Amauri on Gnegneri Toure Yaya. Free kick taken by Gnegneri Toure Yaya.

25:28
 

Siaka Tiene produces a right-footed effort from long distance that goes harmlessly over the bar.

23:43
 

Carvalho de Oliveira Amauri challenges Kolo Toure unfairly and gives away a free kick. Daniel Yeboah restarts play with the free kick.

23:21
 

Foul by Seydou Doumbia on Mario Balotelli, free kick awarded. Free kick crossed right-footed by Daniele De Rossi.

22:09
 

Foul by Didier Zokora on Carvalho de Oliveira Amauri, free kick awarded. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Mario Balotelli.

21:42
 

Effort by Yao Gervinho from a long way out goes over the target.

21:18
 

Corner taken right-footed by Emmanuel Eboue from the left by-line, Angelo Palombo manages to make a clearance.

19:06
 

Unfair challenge on Simone Pepe by Cheik Tiote results in a free kick. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Daniele De Rossi.

17:29
 

Salomon Kalou takes a shot. Comfortable save by Salvatore Sirigu.

15:22
 

Emmanuel Eboue takes a shot. Salvatore Sirigu makes a comfortable save.

13:16
 

Shot by Salomon Kalou from 18 yards. Giorgio Chiellini gets a block in.

12:43
 

Mario Balotelli gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Guy Demel. Free kick taken by Kolo Toure.

12:09
 

Corner from the left by-line taken by Emmanuel Eboue, Carvalho de Oliveira Amauri manages to make a clearance.

11:40
 

Shot from just outside the area by Salomon Kalou misses to the left of the target.

9:37
 

Unfair challenge on Antonio Cassano by Gnegneri Toure Yaya results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Daniele De Rossi.

6:39
 

Guy Demel fouled by Carvalho de Oliveira Amauri, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Guy Demel.

5:26
 

Simone Pepe fouled by Cheik Tiote, the ref awards a free kick. Daniele De Rossi takes the free kick.

4:42
 

Shot from just outside the box by Mario Balotelli misses to the left of the target.

3:41
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Yao Gervinho. Free kick taken by Salvatore Sirigu.

1:45
 

The referee gives a free kick against Siaka Tiene for handball. Mario Balotelli produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick.

Kick off
 

The game gets underway.

Half time
 

The match has reached half-time.

Full time
 

The referee ends the match.