Chronology Italy vs. England Penalty Shootout
KIEV – Italy finally secured their Euro 2012 semi-finals, after a dramatic win over England 4-2 (0-0). Through the scheme of penalties, Gli Azzurri tickets met the German grasp.
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Buffon who thwart the heroic action kicks Ashley Cole in the penalty shootout. Italy qualified for the semi-finals after winning 4-2 (0-0). (Photos: Getty Images)
Match between Italy cons Britain at the Olympic Stadium, Kiev, early Sunday evening or Monday morning, held tough. Because of the difficulties, a score of 0-0 glasses alias persisted up to 90 minutes of game time plus 2×15 minutes in extra time.
Thus, the match had to be determined by a shootout. Tosan-tos scheme is the first time the event occurred during this Euro 2012.
After the talks, Italy gets a small kick first.
Mario Balotelli / Italy (1-0)
Face Manchester City team-mate, Joe Hart who is under the crossbar Three Lions, Arsenal managed to carry out their duties properly. Horizontal kick into the top right corner failed dammed Hart.
Steven Gerrard / English (1-1)
Took over as captain, Gerrardis also a task as the first British executioner. Liverpool skipper was unable to pay the trust manager Roy Hodgson. Execution into the right corner, failed to read Gianluigi Buffon.
Riccardo Montolivo / Italy (1-1)
Montolivo forward as a second executor to bring Italyback the lead. Unfortunately, he failed to carry out their duties properly. AC Milan’s new signing kick is too wide on theright side of Hart.
Wayne Rooney / English (1-2)
Gaining momentum to excel and give more pressure to Italy. Manchester United striker successfully outwit Buffon moving towards the contrary.
Andrea Pirlo / Italy (2-2)
Under pressure to score to keep Italy chances, Pirlo doingits job very well. Cleverly, Juventus midfielder’s chip kickoff (lever) is successful swindle Hart.
Ashley Young / English (2-2)
Manchester United’s mercurial winger is likely to bring England back ahead. Unfortunately, his shot was too hard so just hit the crossbar, while Buffon was fooled.
Ashley Cole / English (3-2)
Burden should continue to keep scoring opportunities forthe UK, Cole would bring disappointment. Wing defenderwho successfully carry out their duties as Chelsea beat Bayern Munich in the Champions League final, failed to beat Buffon. Horizontal kickto the right side, read well byBuffon who readily jump to the left and catch the ball. England was at stake.
Alessandro Diamanti / Italy (4-2)
Bologna striker who was grazed in England with West Ham United this is aware he could be the hero of the victory of Italy. Calmly, Diamanti kick off the left footinto the right corner, and outwit Hart who actually moved to the left. The entire retainer Italy was immediately scrambled to celebrate this victory.
Counter German Italian duel will be the 2006 World Cup semi-final replay. Italy have good memories at that time. La Nazionale smothered the German squad who was then the status of the host with ascore of 2-0 (0-0) in the extra time and then go on towin after a beat France on penalties in the final.
Well, will the memory of Italy is able to repeat the success six years ago. Or just turn the German avenge her hurt? The result will be revealed at the Warsaw National Stadium on Thursday (6/28/2012) Friday night or early morning.