Group CStadion Miejski, Poznan
June 18
FTItaly2 – 0Rep. of Ireland
half-time(1 – 0)
28′F. Balzaretti 
35′A. Cassano [1 – 0]
37′K. Andrews 
39′J. O´Shea 
71′D.D. Rossi 
73′G. Buffon 
84′S.S. Ledger 
89′K. Andrews
90′M. Balotelli [2 – 0]
statistics :
shots on target :6 – 2
shots off target :11 – 5
possession (%) :59 – 41
corner kicks :12 – 5
offsides :3 – 7
fouls :15 – 21
yellow cards :3 – 3
red cards :0 – 1