Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: Spain’s first clean sheet against Italy, coupled with Aicardo’s seventh-minute goal, means the holders are through to the UEFA European Futsal Championship final. Only Russia stand between them and a fourth successive continental crown in Saturday’s showpiece at 21.00CET. Italy face Croatia in the third-place match.
  • 39:56
    Gabriel Lima (Italy) has a shot blocked.
  • 39:27
    Alemao (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 39:26
    Mammarella (Italy) makes a save.
  • 39:25
    Torras (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 39:15
    Alemao (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 38:33
    Patias (Italy) misses the target.
  • 38:11
    Borja (Spain) misses the target.
  • 37:34
    Honorio (Italy) takes the corner.
  • 36:49
    Gabriel Lima (Italy) has a shot blocked.
  • 35:47
    Alemao (Spain) misses the target.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: Luca Ippoliti is being deployed as a flying goalkeeper by Italy coach Roberto Menichelli.
  • 35:40
    Saad (Italy) misses the target.
  • 35:06
    Torras (Spain) misses the target.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: Torras becomes the third player this half to strike the frame of the Azzurri goal, touching Alemao's corner against the bar and over.
  • 35:05
    Alemao (Spain) takes the corner.
  • 35:04
    Mammarella (Italy) makes a save.
  • 35:03
    Alemao (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 34:50
    Gabriel Lima (Italy) has a shot blocked.
  • 34:19
    Luis Amado (Spain) makes a save.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: Luca Ippoliti tests Luis Amado twice in the space of a few seconds, first from a free-kick and then from a Gabriel Lima corner.
  • 34:18
    Ippoliti (Italy) has an effort on goal.
  • 34:16
    Gabriel Lima (Italy) takes the corner.
  • 34:14
    Luis Amado (Spain) makes a save.
  • 34:13
    Ippoliti (Italy) has an effort on goal.
  • 34:12
    Ippoliti (Italy) takes the free-kick.
  • 34:11
    Ortiz (Spain) is penalised for a foul on Fortino (Italy).
  • 33:28
    Fortino (Italy) misses the target.
  • 33:19
    Gabriel Lima (Italy) takes the corner.
  • 32:54
    Ippoliti (Italy) misses the target.
  • 32:53
    Ippoliti (Italy) has a shot blocked.
  • 32:51
    Gabriel Lima (Italy) delivers the corner.
  • 32:50
    Luis Amado (Spain) makes a save.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: Luis Amado is pressed into service for the first time in a while, standing firm to parry Gabriel Lima's firm effort.
  • 32:49
    Gabriel Lima (Italy) has an effort on goal.
  • 32:43
    Borja (Spain) misses the target.
  • 31:14
    Patias (Italy) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Rafa Usín (Spain).
  • 31:05
    Rafa Usín (Spain) misses the target.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: First the bar and now a post frustrates José Venancio López's charges as Rafael Usín directs a shot against the base of the far upright.
  • 30:56
    Patias (Italy) has a shot blocked.
  • 30:31
    Alemao (Spain) misses the target.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: Another scare for the Azzurri as Alemao rattles the top of the crossbar.
  • 29:31
    Lozano (Spain) misses the target.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: A rapid Spain move ends with Sergio Lozano placing Rafael Usín's cut-back wide of Stefano Mammarella's left-hand upright.
  • 29:07
    Mammarella (Italy) makes a save.
  • 29:06
    Torras (Spain) has an effort on goal.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: Torras tries to add to his competition-leading tally of five goals with a shot which Stefano Mammarella beats away.
  • 29:05
    Lozano (Spain) takes the free-kick.
  • 29:04
    Patias (Italy) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Lozano (Spain).
  • 27:45
    Ortiz (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Gabriel Lima (Italy).
  • 27:15
    Ippoliti (Italy) misses the target.
  • 25:54
    Ortiz (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 24:15
    Kike (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Honorio (Italy).
  • 23:02
    Mammarella (Italy) makes a save.
  • 23:01
    Borja (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 22:06
    Mammarella (Italy) makes a save.
  • 22:05
    Kike (Spain) has an effort on goal.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: Stefano Mammarella dives to his left to keep out Kike's volley at the back-post.
  • 22:03
    Alemao (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 22:02
    Mammarella (Italy) makes a save.
  • 22:01
    Borja (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 21:34
    Romano (Italy) has a shot blocked.
  • 21:07
    Alemao (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 21:06
    Mammarella (Italy) makes a save.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: Stefano Mammarella keeps the deficit at one by halting Alemao's powerful run and shot.
  • 21:05
    Alemao (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: An enthralling half ends with the holders a goal to the good. Italy are fashioning just as many chances as their opponents, who came close to doubling their lead seconds before the whistle when Kike skewed a shot wide. Spain are 20 minutes away from setting up a repeat of the 1999 final against Russia, which they lost 1-0 in Granada.
  • 19:59
    Kike (Spain) misses the target.
  • 19:43
    Kike (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Saad (Italy).
  • 19:29
    Kike (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 18:26
    Honorio (Italy) misses the target.
  • 18:24
    Luis Amado (Spain) makes a save.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: Seconds after Stefano Mammarella got down quick to save from Rafael Usín, opposite number Luis Amado foils Saad Assis. Exciting stuff.
  • 18:23
    Saad (Italy) has an effort on goal.
  • 18:14
    Alemao (Spain) takes the corner.
  • 18:07
    Mammarella (Italy) makes a save.
  • 18:06
    Rafa Usín (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 17:12
    Mammarella (Italy) makes a save.
  • 17:11
    Rafa Usín (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 16:02
    Luis Amado (Spain) makes a save.
  • 16:01
    Forte (Italy) has an effort on goal.
  • 15:26
    Luis Amado (Spain) makes a save.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: Luis Amado makes his second save in quick succession, thwarting Humberto Honorio with his legs.
  • 15:25
    Honorio (Italy) has an effort on goal.
  • 15:21
    Forte (Italy) takes the corner.
  • 15:20
    Luis Amado (Spain) makes a save.
  • 15:19
    Patias (Italy) has an effort on goal.
  • 15:16
    Patias (Italy) has a shot blocked.
  • 15:15
    Patias (Italy) takes the free-kick.
  • 15:14
    Lozano (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Saad (Italy).
  • 15:09
    Aicardo (Spain) misses the target.
  • 14:41
    Fortino (Italy) misses the target.
  • 14:30
    Lozano (Spain) misses the target.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: Sergio Lozano is the next to chance his arm with a shot not that far wide of Stefano Mammarella's goal. As expected, this is proving to be a tight contest between two of the world's premier futsal nations.
  • 12:49
    Luis Amado (Spain) makes a save.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: Luis Amado blocks Vampeta's chested effort from Luca Ippoliti's ball into the penalty area.
  • 12:48
    Vampeta (Italy) has an effort on goal.
  • 10:39
    Torras (Spain) misses the target.
  • 8:21
    Luis Amado (Spain) makes a save.
  • 8:20
    Patias (Italy) has an effort on goal.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: Luis Amado is forced to make his second significant save of the match, this time smothering a shot from Alessandro Patias.
  • 8:08
    Patias (Italy) has a shot blocked.
  • 8:07
    Saad (Italy) takes the free-kick.
  • 8:06
    Ortiz (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Patias (Italy).
  • 8:01
    Aicardo (Spain) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Saad (Italy).
  • 7:33
    Patias (Italy) misses the target.
  • 7:32
    Forte (Italy) takes the corner.
  • 6:59
    Ippoliti (Italy) has a shot blocked.
  • 6:57
    Honorio (Italy) takes the corner.
  • 6:56
    Luis Amado (Spain) makes a save.
  • 6:55
    Vampeta (Italy) has an effort on goal.
  • 6:23
    Ippoliti (Italy) has a shot blocked.
  • Goal
    6:09
    Aicardo (Spain) scores!
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: Aicardo receives Ortiz's pass on the Italy right and rifles a high shot beyond Stefano Mammarella.
  • 4:27
    Gabriel Lima (Italy) misses the target.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: Gabriel Lima wins possession just inside the Spain half. Advancing towards goal, he draws Luis Amado but clears the crossbar.
  • 3:21
    Miguelín (Spain) has a shot blocked.
  • 3:20
    Kike (Spain) takes the corner.
  • 3:19
    Mammarella (Italy) makes a save.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: Stefano Mammarella sticks out a leg to prevent Kike from stroking Spain ahead.
  • 3:18
    Kike (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 3:01
    Kike (Spain) has a shot blocked.
  • 2:31
    Forte (Italy) misses the target.
  • 2:29
    Romano (Italy) takes the corner.
  • 1:39
    Alemao (Spain) takes the corner.
  • 1:38
    Torras (Spain) misses the target.
  • 1:25
    Rafa Usín (Spain) has a shot blocked.
  • 0:49
    Fortino (Italy) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Kike (Spain).
  • 0:47
    Forte (Italy) delivers the corner.
  • 0:47
    Luis Amado (Spain) makes a save.
  • 0:46
    Forte (Italy) has an effort on goal.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: The Azzurri respond immediately through Marcio Forte, whose shot is helped over the crossbar by Luis Amado.
  • 0:38
    Rafa Usín (Spain) misses the target.
    Wayne Harrison, Arena Zagreb: An early chance for the holders as Rafael Usín clips the base of a post with a left-footed shot.
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red cards
    Red cards
  • Yellow cards
    Yellow cards
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution