Costa Rica 1 vs. Italy 0 in the 2014 World Cup

Information about the 1st Round Group D game played in the 2014 Soccer World Cup between the National Teams of Italy and Costa Rica with details about goals, starters and reserves, substitutions, cards and more.

Game played in the

Date: Friday, June 20, 2014

Goals:
Goal min 44
44'
Bryan Ruiz

Players

Italy Italy
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
1.
DF
3.
DF
4.
DF
7.
DF
15.
MF
5.
46'HT
MF
6.
57'
MF
8.
69'
MF
16.
MF
21.
FW
9.
Entered
FW
10.
46'HT
FW
11.
69'
FW
22.
57'
Other Reserves
GK
12.
GK
13.
DF
2.
DF
19.
DF
20.
MF
14.
MF
18.
MF
23.
FW
17.
Coach: Cesare Prandelli
Costa Rica Costa Rica
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
1.
DF
3.
DF
4.
DF
6.
DF
15.
DF
16.
MF
5.
MF
7.
MF
17.
68'
FW
9.
74'
FW
10.
Goal min 44
81'
Entered
MF
22.
68'
FW
14.
81'
FW
21.
74'
Other Reserves
GK
18.
GK
23.
DF
2.
DF
8.
DF
12.
DF
19.
MF
11.
MF
13.
MF
20.
Coach: Jorge Luis Pinto

Abbreviations and Notes:
Pos = Position. It shows the player's natural position but not necessarily the one he played in this particular game
Positions: GK: Goalkeeper / DF: Defender / MF: Midfielder / FW: Forward
Je. = Jersey number / (C) = Captain / HT: at half-time

Cards

National Team
Player
Card and Minutes
Italy
Italy
Mario Balotelli
69' yellow card
Costa Rica
Costa Rica
José Cubero
71' yellow card

Substitutions

Italy Italy
Minute
46 (in the break)
Antonio Cassano
replaced
Thiago Motta
Minute
57
Lorenzo Insigne
replaced
Antonio Candreva
Minute
69
Alessio Cerci
replaced
Claudio Marchisio
Costa Rica Costa Rica
Minute
68
José Cubero
replaced
Yeltsin Tejeda
Minute
74
Marcos Ureña
replaced
Joel Campbell
Minute
81
Randall Brenes
replaced
Bryan Ruiz