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Quarter-finals

Kazakhstan - Italy
5-2
 

Kazakhstan - Italy 5-2 - 09/02/2016 - Match page - Futsal EURO 2016

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Debutants Kazakhstan oust holders Italy

Published: Tuesday 9 February 2016, 22.00CET

  • Kazakhstan's flawless first half ensures the finals debutants knock out the holders
  • Twice Italy pull one back; twice Kazakhstan score immediately
  • Kazakhstan goalkeeper Higuita suspended for semi-final
  • Click on the video player above for highlights
  • Thursday semi-final: Spain v Kazakhstan (21.00)

UEFA Futsal EURO finals debutants Kazakhstan ended the reign of holders Italy to set up a last-four encounter with Spain, for which Cacau's side will be without inspirational, forward-running goalkeeper Higuita due to suspension.

Lineups

Kazakhstan

Kazakhstan

Italy

Italy

2Higuita (GK)
32:53
1Mammarella (GK)
6Leo
15:51
39:37
2Ercolessi
9Dovgan3Gabriel Lima (C)
10Yesenamanov
22:51
9Fortino
22:21
19Douglas Jr.10Alex Merlim
1Shamro (GK)12Miarelli (GK)
3Knaub4Romano
4Grebonos5Leggiero
5Zhamankulov
18:47
6Honorio
7Pengrin7De Luca
8Suleimenov (C)8Patias
11Pershin11Canal
36:24
15Taku13Giasson
18Nurgozhin
36:30
15Murilo
19:20

Coaches

Cacau (BRA)
Roberto Menichelli (ITA)

First referee

Kamil Çetin (TUR)

Press kits

Standings

Match statistics

Kazakhstan
Italy

5

Goals scored

2

45

Total attempts

45

15

Attempts on target

15

19

off target

12

11

blocked

18

2

against woodwork

2

10

Corners

5

1

Yellow cards

1

0

Red Cards

0

5

Fouls committed

1

1

Fouls suffered

5

photos

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    The holders are out and the debutants play Spain in Thursday's semi-final. But how much will they miss suspended Higuita?
  • Goal
    39:37
    Leo (Kazakhstan) scores!
    Leo shoots in from inside his own half.
  • Goal
    36:30
    Nurgozhin (Kazakhstan) scores!
    Six seconds after the restart, Chingiz Yesenamanov hits the post and Dauren Nurgozhin tucks in the rebound.
  • Goal
    36:24
    Canal (Italy) scores!
    The pressure tells as Mauro Canal lashes in. Can Kazakhstan hold on?
  • Yellow Card
    32:53
    Higuita (Kazakhstan) is shown a yellow card.

See also