After missing chances to go ahead during the quarter final match at EURO 2012, the italian team redeemed themselves by beating England 4 - 2 via penalty shoot-outs after a barren 120minutes of soccer action.
penalty shoot-out :
|S. Gerrard||[1 - 1]||M. Balotelli|
|W. Rooney||[2 - 1]||R. Montolivo|
|A. Young||[2 - 2]||A. Pirlo|
|A. Cole||[2 - 3]||A. Nocerino|
|[2 - 4]||A. Diamanti|