Arena Zagreb - Zagreb 09/02/2012 - 21:00CET (21:00 local time)

Semi-finals

Spain - Italy
1-0
 

Spain - Italy 1-0 - 09/02/2012 - Match page - Futsal EURO 2012

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) takes the corner.
  • 39:26
    Mammarella (Italy) makes a save.
  • 39:25
    Torras (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 39:15
    Alemao (Spain) takes 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 Rafael Usín (Spain).
  • 31:05
    Rafael 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) delivers the corner.
  • 18:07
    Mammarella (Italy) makes a save.
  • 18:06
    Rafael Usín (Spain) has an effort on goal.
  • 17:12
    Mammarella (Italy) makes a save.
  • 17:11
    Rafael 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) delivers 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) delivers the corner.
  • 6:59
    Ippoliti (Italy) has a shot blocked.
  • 6:57
    Honorio (Italy) delivers 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) delivers 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) delivers the corner.
  • 1:39
    Alemao (Spain) delivers the corner.
  • 1:38
    Torras (Spain) misses the target.
  • 1:25
    Rafael 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
    Rafael 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
 
 
Error processing SSI file

Lineups

Spain

Spain

Italy

Italy

1Luis Amado (GK) (C)1Mammarella (GK)
4Torras3Forte (C)
8Kike4Romano
9Rafael Usín9Fortino
14Alemao11Saad
13Cristian (GK)12Barigelli (GK)
2Ortiz6Honorio
3Lozano7Vampeta
10Borja8Patias
11Lin10Ippoliti
15Miguelín13Gabriel Lima
16Aicardo
Goal6:09
14Torcivia

Coaches

José Venancio López (ESP) Roberto Menichelli (ITA)

First referee

Gábor Kovács (HUN)

Press kits

Standings

 
  
  • © 1998-2014 UEFA. All rights reserved.
  • The UEFA word, the UEFA European Futsal Championship logo and trophy are protected by trade marks and/or copyright of UEFA. No use for commercial purposes may be made of such trade marks. Use of UEFA.com signifies your agreement to the Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy.