FIFA CONFEDERATIONS CUP

Arena Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil

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Italy

  • Daniele de Rossi 41'
  • Atsuto Uchida 50' OG
  • Mario Balotelli 52' PEN
  • Sebastian Giovinco 86'

4 - 3

FT

Japan

  • Keisuke Honda 21' PEN
  • Shinji Kagawa 33'
  • Shinji Okazaki 69'
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  • 90'

    Second Half ends, Italy 4, Japan 3.

  • 90'

    Mario Balotelli (Italy) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 90'

    Foul by Kengo Nakamura (Japan).

  • 90'

    Attempt blocked. Yasuyuki Konno (Japan) header from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Keisuke Honda with a cross.

  • 90'

    Corner, Japan. Conceded by Gianluigi Buffon.

  • 90'

    Substitution, Japan. Kengo Nakamura replaces Makoto Hasebe.

  • 90'

    Yasuyuki Konno (Japan) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 90'

    Sebastian Giovinco (Italy) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 90'

    Foul by Yasuyuki Konno (Japan).

  • 89'

    Mario Balotelli (Italy) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 89'

    Foul by Yasuyuki Konno (Japan).

  • 88'

    Offside, Japan. Shinji Okazaki tries a through ball, but Maya Yoshida is caught offside.

  • 88'

    Shinji Okazaki (Japan) hits the bar with a left footed shot from the centre of the box. Assisted by Keisuke Honda following a corner.

  • 88'

    Attempt blocked. Shinji Kagawa (Japan) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Keisuke Honda.

  • 88'

    Corner, Japan. Conceded by Ignazio Abate.

  • 88'

    Attempt missed. Shinji Okazaki (Japan) header from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Yasuhito Endo with a cross following a set piece situation.

  • 87'

    Shinji Okazaki (Japan) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 87'

    Foul by Giorgio Chiellini (Italy).

  • 86'

    Goal! Italy 4, Japan 3. Sebastian Giovinco (Italy) left footed shot from very close range to the top left corner. Assisted by Claudio Marchisio.

  • 85'

    Offside, Japan. Shinji Kagawa tries a through ball, but Mike Havenaar is caught offside.

  • 84'

    Attempt blocked. Yuto Nagatomo (Japan) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Shinji Okazaki with a cross.

  • 82'

    Shinji Kagawa (Japan) hits the bar with a header from the centre of the box.

  • 82'

    Shinji Okazaki (Japan) hits the right post with a left footed shot from the centre of the box.

  • 81'

    Sebastian Giovinco (Italy) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 81'

    Foul by Keisuke Honda (Japan).

  • 80'

    Shinji Okazaki (Japan) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 80'

    Foul by Sebastian Giovinco (Italy).

  • 79'

    Substitution, Japan. Mike Havenaar replaces Ryoichi Maeda.

  • 77'

    Attempt missed. Makoto Hasebe (Japan) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high.

  • 76'

    Offside, Japan. Maya Yoshida tries a through ball, but Shinji Kagawa is caught offside.

  • 75'

    Mario Balotelli (Italy) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 75'

    Foul by Hiroki Sakai (Japan).

  • 73'

    Hand ball by Mario Balotelli (Italy).

  • 73'

    Substitution, Japan. Hiroki Sakai replaces Atsuto Uchida.

  • 71'

    Corner, Japan. Conceded by Andrea Barzagli.

  • 71'

    Attempt saved. Keisuke Honda (Japan) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Eiji Kawashima.

  • 69'

    Goal! Italy 3, Japan 3. Shinji Okazaki (Japan) header from the centre of the box to the high centre of the goal. Assisted by Yasuhito Endo with a cross following a set piece situation.

  • 68'

    Substitution, Italy. Claudio Marchisio replaces Emanuele Giaccherini.

  • 68'

    Makoto Hasebe (Japan) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 68'

    Foul by Mattia De Sciglio (Italy).

  • 66'

    Keisuke Honda (Japan) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 66'

    Foul by Sebastian Giovinco (Italy).

  • 65'

    Attempt missed. Ryoichi Maeda (Japan) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Shinji Kagawa with a through ball.

  • 61'

    Shinji Okazaki (Japan) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 61'

    Foul by Riccardo Montolivo (Italy).

  • 60'

    Mario Balotelli (Italy) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 60'

    Foul by Atsuto Uchida (Japan).

  • 59'

    Substitution, Italy. Ignazio Abate replaces Christian Maggio.

  • 58'

    Foul by Yasuhito Endo (Japan).

  • 58'

    Emanuele Giaccherini (Italy) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 57'

    Attempt missed. Shinji Kagawa (Japan) right footed shot from the left side of the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by Keisuke Honda.

  • 57'

    Shinji Okazaki (Japan) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 57'

    Foul by Riccardo Montolivo (Italy).

  • 57'

    Attempt saved. Christian Maggio (Italy) with an attempt from very close range is saved in the centre of the goal.

  • 56'

    Corner, Italy. Conceded by Eiji Kawashima.

  • 56'

    Attempt saved. Sebastian Giovinco (Italy) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top right corner. Assisted by Daniele De Rossi.

  • 56'

    Attempt blocked. Yuto Nagatomo (Japan) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Keisuke Honda.

  • 55'

    Attempt blocked. Shinji Okazaki (Japan) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Yasuhito Endo.

  • 52'

    Goal! Italy 3, Japan 2. Mario Balotelli (Italy) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

  • 52'

    Makoto Hasebe (Japan) is shown the yellow card for hand ball.

  • 51'

    Penalty conceded by Makoto Hasebe (Japan) with a hand ball in the penalty area.

  • 51'

    Attempt blocked. Sebastian Giovinco (Italy) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Mario Balotelli.

  • 50'

    Attempt missed. Mario Balotelli (Italy) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Emanuele Giaccherini.

  • 50'

    Own Goal by Atsuto Uchida, Japan. Italy 2, Japan 2.

  • 49'

    Mario Balotelli (Italy) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 49'

    Foul by Maya Yoshida (Japan).

  • 49'

    Riccardo Montolivo (Italy) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 49'

    Foul by Shinji Okazaki (Japan).

  • 48'

    Foul by Ryoichi Maeda (Japan).

  • 48'

    Daniele De Rossi (Italy) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 45'

    Second Half begins Italy 1, Japan 2.

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    Match ends, Italy 4, Japan 3.

  • 45'

    First Half ends, Italy 1, Japan 2.

  • 45'

    Makoto Hasebe (Japan) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 45'

    Foul by Mario Balotelli (Italy).

  • 45'

    Emanuele Giaccherini (Italy) hits the right post with a left footed shot from the centre of the box. Assisted by Mario Balotelli with a headed pass.

  • 45'

    Attempt blocked. Andrea Pirlo (Italy) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  • 45'

    Attempt blocked. Andrea Pirlo (Italy) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  • 45'

    Giorgio Chiellini (Italy) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 45'

    Foul by Keisuke Honda (Japan).

  • 43'

    Shinji Okazaki (Japan) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 43'

    Foul by Mattia De Sciglio (Italy).

  • 42'

    Attempt missed. Andrea Pirlo (Italy) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left.

  • 42'

    Giorgio Chiellini (Italy) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 42'

    Foul by Keisuke Honda (Japan).

  • 41'

    Goal! Italy 1, Japan 2. Daniele De Rossi (Italy) header from very close range to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Andrea Pirlo with a cross following a corner.

  • 41'

    Corner, Italy. Conceded by Atsuto Uchida.

  • 41'

    Attempt blocked. Andrea Pirlo (Italy) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Riccardo Montolivo.

  • 40'

    Attempt missed. Andrea Pirlo (Italy) right footed shot from outside the box is just a bit too high from a direct free kick.

  • 39'

    Mario Balotelli (Italy) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 39'

    Foul by Yasuyuki Konno (Japan).

  • 37'

    Attempt saved. Makoto Hasebe (Japan) left footed shot from a difficult angle on the left is saved in the bottom left corner.

  • 37'

    Attempt saved. Yasuhito Endo (Japan) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner.

  • 36'

    Daniele De Rossi (Italy) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 36'

    Keisuke Honda (Japan) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 36'

    Foul by Daniele De Rossi (Italy).

  • 33'

    Goal! Italy 0, Japan 2. Shinji Kagawa (Japan) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Ryoichi Maeda following a corner.

  • 32'

    Corner, Japan. Conceded by Giorgio Chiellini.

  • 30'

    Substitution, Italy. Sebastian Giovinco replaces Alberto Aquilani.

  • 29'

    Hand ball by Mario Balotelli (Italy).

  • 28'

    Mario Balotelli (Italy) has gone down, but that's a dive.

  • 28'

    Foul by Yasuhito Endo (Japan).

  • 28'

    Emanuele Giaccherini (Italy) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 28'

    Attempt saved. Yuto Nagatomo (Japan) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Yasuhito Endo.

  • 26'

    Attempt missed. Makoto Hasebe (Japan) right footed shot from outside the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Yuto Nagatomo.

  • 25'

    Offside, Japan. Ryoichi Maeda tries a through ball, but Keisuke Honda is caught offside.

  • 23'

    Foul by Yasuhito Endo (Japan).

  • 23'

    Christian Maggio (Italy) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 21'

    Goal! Italy 0, Japan 1. Keisuke Honda (Japan) converts the penalty with a left footed shot to the bottom right corner.

  • 21'

    Gianluigi Buffon (Italy) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 20'

    Penalty conceded by Gianluigi Buffon (Italy) after a foul in the penalty area.

  • 20'

    Penalty Japan. Shinji Okazaki draws a foul in the penalty area.

  • 20'

    Foul by Emanuele Giaccherini (Italy).

  • 20'

    Atsuto Uchida (Japan) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 17'

    Corner, Japan. Conceded by Gianluigi Buffon.

  • 17'

    Attempt saved. Shinji Kagawa (Japan) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the top left corner. Assisted by Yasuhito Endo.

  • 15'

    Attempt blocked. Mario Balotelli (Italy) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.

  • 9'

    Attempt missed. Yasuhito Endo (Japan) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left. Assisted by Shinji Kagawa following a corner.

  • 9'

    Corner, Japan. Conceded by Andrea Pirlo.

  • 8'

    Offside, Japan. Shinji Kagawa tries a through ball, but Yuto Nagatomo is caught offside.

  • 5'

    Attempt saved. Ryoichi Maeda (Japan) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Shinji Kagawa with a cross.

  • 5'

    Shinji Kagawa (Japan) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

  • 5'

    Foul by Alberto Aquilani (Italy).

  • 1'

    Mario Balotelli (Italy) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 1'

    Foul by Yasuyuki Konno (Japan).

  •  

    Lineups are announced and players are warming up.

  •  

    First Half begins.

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Goal Shot Video
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  • Shots (on goal)

  • tackles

  • Fouls

  • possession

  • Italy

  • 14(5)

  • 14

  • 15

  • 42%

    58%

  • Japan

  • 23(9)

  • 16

  • 17

Match Stats

  • Italy
  • Japan
14(5) Shots (on goal) 23(9)
15 Fouls 17
2 Corner kicks 6
0 Offsides 5
42% Time of Possession 58%
2 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
6 Saves 2
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