Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    Reduced to ten men before half-time, Israel doggedly plugged away at a difficult task, but they were undone by Italy's swift, skilful attacking play. The Azzurrini are through, while Israel must beat England to stand a chance of joining them.
  • 90+3
    Sansone (Italy) takes the corner.
  • 90+1
    Twatha (Israel) is flagged for offside.
  • 88
    Destro (Italy) is penalised for a foul on Biton (Israel).
  • 86
    Zaguri (Israel) takes the corner.
  • 86
    Ben Harush (Israel) has a shot blocked.
    Omri Ben Harush has a half chance, connecting with a volley after the short corner, but the strike is blocked wide. Can the hosts get a goal for their loyal fans?
  • 86
    Zaguri (Israel) takes the corner.
  • Substitution
    83
    Azam (in) - Kalibat (out) (Israel)
  • 81
    Destro (Italy) fouls.
  • 78
    Barouch (Israel) is flagged for offside.
  • 77
    Bianchetti (Italy) is penalised for a foul on Twatha (Israel).
  • 77
    Destro (Italy) misses the target.
  • 77
    Twatha (Israel) is penalised for a foul on Saponara (Italy).
  • 75
    Immobile (Italy) has a shot blocked.
  • 73
    Barouch (Israel) is penalised for a foul on Donati (Italy).
  • Goal
    71
    Florenzi (Italy) scores!
    Alessandro Florenzi slips the ball through Ben Vahaba's legs to enter the area, before also cheekily stroking it through the legs of the outrushing Boris Kleyman, as the Azzurrini make it four.
  • Substitution
    70
    Sansone (in) - Verratti (out) (Italy)
  • 67
    Zaguri (Israel) takes the free-kick.
  • Substitution
    67
    Barouch (in) - Turgeman (out) (Israel)
  • 66
    Donati (Italy) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Turgeman (Israel).
  • 66
    Kleyman (Israel) makes a save.
    A carbon-copy of many of his saves tonight, Boris Kleyman drops to his right to parry away a stinging low shot one-handed.
  • 66
    Destro (Italy) has an effort on goal.
  • 64
    Florenzi (Italy) takes the free-kick.
  • 63
    Kalibat (Israel) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Verratti (Italy).
  • Yellow Card
    60
    Verratti (Italy) is booked.
  • 60
    Verratti (Italy) fouls.
  • 60
    Kleyman (Israel) makes a save.
    Not for the first time tonight, Boris Kleyman is on hand to deny Riccardo Saponara from close range.
  • 60
    Saponara (Italy) has an effort on goal.
  • Substitution
    57
    Destro (in) - Gabbiadini (out) (Italy)
    Two fine goals, and Manolo Gabbiadini's work is done. AS Roma's Mattia Destro takes his place.
  • 57
    Turgeman (Israel) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 56
    Florenzi (Italy) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Zaguri (Israel).
  • 55
    Biraghi (Italy) has a shot blocked.
  • 55
    Turgeman (Israel) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Verratti (Italy).
  • Goal
    53
    Gabbiadini (Italy) scores!
    Manolo Gabbiadini rifles a free-kick into the bottom-left corner from just outside the box, leaving goalkeeper Boris Kleyman helpless with the ferocity of the strike.
  • 53
    Gabbiadini (Italy) takes the free-kick.
  • 53
    Twatha (Israel) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Florenzi (Italy).
  • 52
    Immobile (Italy) has a shot blocked.
  • 51
    Kalibat (Israel) is flagged for offside.
  • 50
    Verratti (Italy) is penalised for a foul on Turgeman (Israel).
  • 50
    Rossi (Italy) misses the target.
  • 47
    Ben Harush (Israel) is penalised for a foul on Gabbiadini (Italy).
  • 46
    Rossi (Italy) is penalised for a foul on Turgeman (Israel).
  • Substitution
    46
    Verta (in) - Dasa (out) (Israel)
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
    The Azzurrini get the contest restarted, and will be looking to continue their superiority over Israel here.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
    Italy are firmly in the driving seat here, two well-worked goals to the good against ten-man Israel, and the Azzurrini look odds-on to reach the final four.
  • 45
    Turgeman (Israel) is penalised for a foul on Rossi (Italy).
  • Goal
    42
    Gabbiadini (Italy) scores!
    Ciro Immobile shows some neat footwork to dribble towards the 'D' before nudging the ball left to his team-mate Manolo Gabbiadini, who fires past Boris Kleyman inside the right post.
  • 41
    Bianchetti (Italy) is penalised for a foul on Turgeman (Israel).
  • Substitution
    40
    Rossi (in) - Insigne (out) (Italy)
  • 39
    Gabbiadini (Italy) misses the target.
    A wild effort from Manolo Gabbiadini flies well wide and over from distance.
  • Red Card
    37
    Golasa (Israel) is dismissed.
  • 37
    Golasa (Israel) is penalised for a foul on Saponara (Italy).
  • 34
    Kalibat (Israel) takes the free-kick.
  • 33
    Bianchetti (Italy) is penalised for a foul on Kalibat (Israel).
  • 32
    Florenzi (Italy) misses the target.
  • 32
    Kleyman (Israel) makes a save.
    Kleyman gets enough on Manolo Gabbiadini's shot to take all the pace out of it, and the custodian is helped out by his defender who clears the trickling ball off the line.
  • 32
    Gabbiadini (Italy) has an effort on goal.
  • 31
    Kleyman (Israel) makes a save.
    Another excellent save by the hosts' keeper, narrowing the angle well before denying Riccardo Saponara's low shot with a firm right hand.
  • 31
    Saponara (Italy) has an effort on goal.
  • 30
    Insigne (Italy) delivers the corner.
  • 30
    Immobile (Italy) has a shot blocked.
  • 28
    Kalibat (Israel) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Caldirola (Italy).
  • 28
    Kleyman (Israel) makes a save.
    A routine gather down by his ankles in the end, Riccardo Saponara's curling shot from the right dying early.
  • 28
    Saponara (Italy) has an effort on goal.
  • 28
    Kalibat (Israel) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 26
    Verratti (Italy) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Zaguri (Israel).
  • 26
    Donati (Italy) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Golasa (Israel).
  • 25
    Zaguri (Israel) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Insigne (Italy).
  • 22
    Zaguri (Israel) delivers the corner.
  • 22
    Caldirola (Italy) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Kalibat (Israel).
  • 21
    Turgeman (Israel) misses the target.
    Wonderful link-up play from the hosts ends with Mohammad Kalibat digging out an excellent pass to Alon Turgeman but, unmarked, the striker hurriedly scuff wide of the left post from ten metres.
  • Goal
    18
    Saponara (Italy) scores!
    A lovely move brings the opening goal. Lorenzo Insigne floats a pass to Ciro Immobile at the back post, who knocks a first-time lay-off for Riccardo Saponara to hit, again first-time, into the bottom-right corner.
  • 17
    Kalibat (Israel) delivers the corner.
  • 17
    Kalibat (Israel) delivers the corner.
  • 16
    Donati (Italy) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Kalibat (Israel).
  • 16
    Insigne (Italy) delivers the corner.
  • 15
    Gabbiadini (Italy) has a shot blocked.
  • 14
    Immobile (Italy) has a shot blocked.
  • 13
    Florenzi (Italy) takes the corner.
  • 11
    Florenzi (Italy) takes the corner.
  • 11
    Kleyman (Israel) makes a save.
    It is an impressive save by the agile keeper, getting down well to his right and showing strong palms to deflect the effort wide.
  • 11
    Insigne (Italy) has an effort on goal.
  • 10
    Twatha (Israel) fouls.
  • 9
    Florenzi (Italy) misses the target.
    Alessandro Florenzi has plenty of room and time to try a shot, but the effort from distance is dragged wide of the left post.
  • 8
    Zaguri (Israel) takes the corner.
  • 8
    Insigne (Italy) is penalised for a foul on Zaguri (Israel).
  • 7
    Twatha (Israel) is penalised for a foul on Saponara (Italy).
  • 6
    Kalibat (Israel) takes the free-kick.
  • 5
    Donati (Italy) is penalised for a foul on Golasa (Israel).
  • 4
    Kalibat (Israel) is penalised for a foul on Donati (Italy).
  • 2
    Insigne (Italy) takes the corner.
  • 1
    Krieff (Israel) is penalised for a foul on Gabbiadini (Italy).
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.
    The match gets started with Italy immediately on the front foot, knowing a win will cement their place in the semi-finals.

Legend:

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