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Euro 2016 • Quarter-final
  • E.T 2nd Half
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • ChielliniZaza
    120'
  • Schweinsteiger
    112'
  • ÉderInsigne
    108'
  • E.T 1st Half
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Giaccherini
    103'
  • Pellè
    91'
  • 2nd Half
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • Hummels
    90'
  • FlorenziDarmian
    86'
  • Bonucci (P)
    78'
  • GómezDraxler
    72'
  • Özil
    65'
  • Parolo
    59'
  • De Sciglio
    57'
  • Sturaro
    56'
  • 1st Half
  • Germany
  • Italy
  • KhediraSchweinsteiger
    16'
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6-5 

GOAL: Germany 6-5 Italy. Hector blasts the ball through Buffon to send Germany through to a semi-final against France or Iceland

5-5 

SAVE: Germany 5-5 Italy. Neuer saves low to his left from Darmian.

5-5 

GOAL: Germany 5-5 Italy. Boateng sidefoots the ball to the left off Buffon.

4-5 

GOAL: Germany 4-5 Italy. De Sciglio bounces a shot off the crossbar and down.

4-4 

GOAL: Germany 4-4 Italy. Kimmich holds his nerve to score in the bottom corner.

3-4 

GOAL: Germany 3-4 Italy. Parolo goes down the middle and scores.

3-3 

GOAL: Germany 3-3 Italy. Buffon gets a hand on Hummels' penalty, but cannot keep it out.

2-3 

GOAL: Germany 2-3 Italy. Giaccherini scoops the ball over the diving Neuer.

2-2 

MISS: Germany 2-2 Italy. Schweinsteiger blazes over the bar!!

2-2 

SAVE: Germany 2-2 Italy. Neuer beats out Bonucci's penalty low to his right.

2-2 

GOAL: Germany 2-2 Italy. Draxler send Buffon the wrong way. We have sudden death.

1-2 

MISS: Germany 1-2 Italy. Pelle drags the ball wide of the left-hand post.

1-2 

MISS: Germany 1-2 Italy. Ozil hits the ball wide after sending Buffon the wrong way

1-2 

GOAL: Germany 1-2 Italy. Barzagli scoops the ball down the middle of the goal.

1-1 

SAVE: Germany 1-1 Italy. Buffon saves from Muller, Germany's first miss in a shoot out since 1982.

1-1 

MISS: Germany 1-1 Italy. Simone Zaza blazes over following an extravagant stuttering run up.

1-1 

GOAL: Germany 1-1 Italy. Toni Kroos beats Buffon high to the left.

0-1 

GOAL: Germany 0-1 Italy. Lorenzo Insigne sends Neuer the wrong way.

  • End of E.T 2nd Half
120' 

It ends Germany 1-1 Italy. And we have penalties at the Stade Bordeaux. Italy have won three of their eight shootouts at major championship. Germany have won their last five shootouts, and have not missed one since 1982.

  • Simone Zaza
    OffGiorgio ChielliniItalySimone Zaza, a penalty taker, replaces the magnificent Chiellini.
    TodayFouls1Fouls against3Offsides1Free Kicks2
  • Simone Zaza
    OnSimone ZazaItaly
120' 

Simone Zaza, a penalty taker, replaces the magnificent Chiellini.

119' 

Insigne tries to run through the Germany defence but Neuer is out smartly to field the ball.

118' 

SAVE: Buffon easily stops Ozil's snapshot form the left hand edge of the area.

117' 

Germany on the attack again. Ozil finds Muller, who thinks his shot hit an Italian hand but referee Kassai rules correctly that it hit Barzagli's head.

116' 

Parolo heads clear the free-kick from the right. Germany win the ball back but Hummels cross into the area is easily fielded by Buffon.

114' 

Muller wins a free-kick down the right after drawing the foul from Chiellini. Clever from the Bayern Munich forward.

113' 

SAVE: Neuer blocks Insigne's effort at his near post, then the Germany keeper kicks the ball against the referee as he tries to set up a quick counter and is lucky to get away with that.

  • Bastian Schweinsteiger
    Yellow cardBastian SchweinsteigerGermanySchweinsteiger looks aghast for getting a yellow card for a loose elbow on Sturaro.
    TodayYellow Cards1Fouls3Fouls against1Wide1
112' 

Schweinsteiger looks aghast for getting a yellow card for a loose elbow on Sturaro.

111' 

Chiellini wastes a few moments as he is unhappy with the ball - Italy are playing for penalties, if that is anything to go by.

110' 

Boateng heads the ball back to Neuer under pressure from Insigne.

109' 

Draxler runs at the Italy defence but overhits the pass to Muller, then Schweinsteiger shoots over from second-phase possession.

  • Lorenzo Insigne
    OffÉderItalyNapoli's Lorenzo Insigne replaces a limping Eder, who seems to have a groin injury.
    TodayFouls against1
  • Lorenzo Insigne
    OnLorenzo InsigneItaly
108' 

Napoli's Lorenzo Insigne replaces a limping Eder, who seems to have a groin injury.

107' 

Draxler hooks over after Sturaro fails to clear a high ball into the box.

  • E.T 2nd Half
105' 

Off we go again, as Italy kick off the second half of extra time.

  • End of E.T 1st Half
105' 

Half-time in extra-time. It remains Germany 1-1 Italy, with neither side looking like they are going to nick a winner before penalties.

104' 

Howedes then overhits a pass to Ozil down the right channel and the ball rolls back to Buffon.

  • Emanuele Giaccherini
    Yellow cardEmanuele GiaccheriniItalyGiaccherini gets a yellow card for simulation after going down under a challenge - that seemed unfair as there was contact.
    TodayBlocked Shots2Yellow Cards1Fouls2
103' 

Giaccherini gets a yellow card for simulation after going down under a challenge - that seemed unfair as there was contact.

102' 

Boateng tries an optimistic effort from 35 yards that squirts well wide of Buffon's goal.

100' 

Muller sees a shot deflect off the backside of Chiellini for a Germany corner. Parolo then heads clear at the far post for a second corner.

98' 

Draxler pushes Bonucci to the ground and that is a waste of Kroos' free-kick into the Italy box.

97' 

Parolo catches Ozil with a wild tackle - he is getting very close to a second yellow card here.

96' 

Sturaro is penalised for a high boot on Schweinsteiger. Italy break with Pelle flicking the ball to Eder, but the Southampton striker prods his shot from the edge of the area wide.

95' 

Eder feeds De Sciglio, but Hector is across to the left flank to block the cross.

94' 

Giaccherini overhits a cross from the left, with Eder puffing to get into the box to meet the Bologna player's centre.

93' 

Chiellini heads clear from Kimmich's cross from the right - the Juve defender gets a clatter from Muller as he makes the clearance.

  • Graziano Pellè
    Yellow cardGraziano PellèItalyPelle goes in late on Boateng, and he now will miss the semi-final should Italy progress.
    TodayBlocked Shots1Yellow Cards1Fouls2Fouls against1
91' 

Pelle goes in late on Boateng, and he now will miss the semi-final should Italy progress.

  • E.T 1st Half
91' 

Germany kick off the first period of extra time.

  • End of 2nd Half
90+3' 

It ends Germany 1-1 Italy after 90 minutes, and we have another 30 minutes of extra-time to come.

90+2' 

Hector breaks down the Italy left but Barzagli is across to clear at the near post. Chiellini then makes two important headers as Germany pepper the Italy penalty area.

90+1' 

Three minutes of additional time in Bordeaux. Germany have possession but are unable to break this resolute Italy defence.

  • Mats Hummels
    Yellow cardMats HummelsGermanyHummels gets a yellow card for a foul on Eder- he will miss the semi-final should Germany progress.
    TodayYellow Cards1Fouls2Free Kicks2
90' 

Hummels gets a yellow card for a foul on Eder- he will miss the semi-final should Germany progress.

89' 

Eder sets up De Scilglio, who shoots wide off Neuer's goal from distance.

88' 

This seems destined for penalties - neither side are looking to nick a late winner in normal time, anyway.

  • Matteo Darmian
    OffAlessandro FlorenziItalyItaly winger Florenzi, exhausted, walks off to be replaced by Matteo Darmian.
    TodayOn target1Fouls against1Corners5
  • Matteo Darmian
    OnMatteo DarmianItaly
86' 

Italy winger Florenzi, exhausted, walks off to be replaced by Matteo Darmian.

85' 

Italy look the team more likely to nick this in the final five minutes. Germany are looking cautious, fearing an Italy break.

83' 

Florenzi overhead kicks a cross towards Pelle, but the Southampton striker is unable to control on the edge of the area.

82' 

Ozil tries to break down the left but Sturaro wins the ball. Kroos is then penalised for a late tackle on the Juventus midfielder.

80' 

Eder breaks down the right and sets up Pelle, whose shot deflects off Howedes for a corner.

79' 

Buffon was facing the Italy fans when Bonucci scored - he barely reacted when the ball hit the back of the net.

  • Leonardo Bonucci
    Goal by penaltyLeonardo BonucciItalyGOAL: Germany 1-1 Italy. Bonucci stutters in his run up, then stabs his spot-kick wide to Neuer's left. That is his first penalty in professional football - Eder has a 10 in 10 record, incidentally.
    TodayGoals1On target1Penalties1Penalties Scored1
78' 

GOAL: Germany 1-1 Italy. Bonucci stutters in his run up, then stabs his spot-kick wide to Neuer's left. That is his first penalty in professional football - Eder has a 10 in 10 record, incidentally.

76' 

PENALTY: Schweinsteiger heads clear from Florenzi's corner, then Boateng has his arms in the air and is penalised.

75' 

Pelle overhits a pass to Eder, who spins off the shoulder off the last defender and would have been onside had the flick been more accurate.

74' 

CHANCE: Pelle shoots wide at the near post from De Sciglio's low cross, having got to the ball ahead of Boateng.

73' 

Conte has changed his formation to 3-4-3, as he chases the match in the final 17 minutes.

  • Julian Draxler
    OffMario GómezGermanyGomez is limping off with an injury, with Draxler, who starred against Slovakia in the Round of 16, coming on his place.
    TodayFouls2Wide1
  • Julian Draxler
    OnJulian DraxlerGermany
72' 

Gomez is limping off with an injury, with Draxler, who starred against Slovakia in the Round of 16, coming on his place.

69' 

That was Mesut Ozil's first shot of the evening, by the way.

68' 

SAVE: Buffon blocks from Gomez's improvised backheel from Ozil's sweet chip into the box.

66' 

That is Mesut Ozil's 20th goal for Germany, and Italy have it all to do now.

  • Mesut Özil
    GoalMesut ÖzilGermanyGOAL: Germany 1-0 Italy. Ozil sweeps home from near the penalty spot from Hector's cutback from the touchline following a Gomez break down the left flank.
    TodayGoals1On target1Fouls against2Free Kicks1
65' 

GOAL: Germany 1-0 Italy. Ozil sweeps home from near the penalty spot from Hector's cutback from the touchline following a Gomez break down the left flank.

64' 

Italy have now received 16 yellow cards in Euro 2016, four more than any other team.

63' 

Pelle is adjudged offside down the Italy left - Conte is warming up his substitutes on the touchline.

62' 

Parolo sees a snapshot from Eder's lay off drift wide of Neuer's goal. The Lazio midfielder has yet to score for his country, in 24 matches.

61' 

Neuer has now gone 540 minutes since he last conceded a goal at a major tournament. The last player to score past him was Oscar in the 2014 World Cup semi-final against Brazil.

  • Marco Parolo
    Yellow cardMarco ParoloItalyMarco Parolo then gets Italy's third yellow card for a high challenge on Mario Gomez. This is getting a bit scrappy from the Azzurri.
    TodayYellow Cards1Fouls against1Free Kicks2
59' 

Marco Parolo then gets Italy's third yellow card for a high challenge on Mario Gomez. This is getting a bit scrappy from the Azzurri.

58' 

Bonucci heads clear Boateng's cross following the short free-kick.

  • Mattia De Sciglio
    Yellow cardMattia De SciglioItalyDe Scigio gets a yellow card for a rash challenge on Kimmich - he will miss the semi-final should Italy go through.
    TodayYellow Cards1Fouls2Fouls against1
57' 

De Scigio gets a yellow card for a rash challenge on Kimmich - he will miss the semi-final should Italy go through.

  • Stefano Sturaro
    Yellow cardStefano SturaroItalySturaro gets a yellow card for an angry reaction to being penalised for a foul on  the halway line.
    TodayBlocked Shots1Yellow Cards1Fouls3Fouls against2
56' 

Sturaro gets a yellow card for an angry reaction to being penalised for a foul on the halway line.

55' 

Eder misses the ball in the area and Pelle is not alert to the second phase possession and Germany clear.

54' 

BLOCK: Florenzi makes a brilliant dive to deny Muller a first ever goal at the Euros, from Gomez's lay off.

53' 

Muller is unhappy at the challenge from Chiellini, but the referee is having none of it.

52' 

Barzagli is across to head clear from Gomez from Kimmich's cross from the right. Germany waste the corner though, with Sturaro alert to the danger.

51' 

Italy looked more balanced at the start of the second half.

49' 

Howedes fouls Pelle on the left hand touchline and Italy have a free-kick. The Southampton striker has been anonymous so far, but he saves his best for injury-time in these Euros.

48' 

Giaccherini tries to control following a Barzagi counter and a De Sciglio cross but again a white shirt is across to make the clearance.

47' 

Schweinsteiger tries a flick into the area but it rolls towards Buffon.

  • 2nd Half
45' 

Italy kick off the second half - can Conte turn this one around after a first 45 minutes dominated by Germany.

 
Italy's Giorgio Chiellini in action with Germany's Mario Gomez
  • End of 1st Half
45+1' 

Half-time, and stalemate at the Stade de Bordeaux. It ends Germany 0-0 Italy. Definitely one for the purists.

45' 

Florenzi concedes a corner under pressure from Hector. Kroos' corner is headed clear by Sturaro.

44' 

Hummels is across to head clear the corner. Pelle is then penalised for handball following a throw down the right.

43' 

CHANCE: Sturaro sees an effort from the edge of the area deflect wide off Boateng, after Giaccherini cuts the ball back from the left touchline.

41' 

SAVE: Buffon saves from Muller, following a spot of pinball in the Italy area.

41' 

CHANCE: Gomez heads well over from a Kimmich cross from the right - another good teasing ball from the right wing-back.

39' 

Conte is out to his technical area, trying to micro-manage the Italy midfield.

Conte
38' 

Pelle loses the ball in midfield, as a sprightly Schweinsteiger nicks the ball near the centre circle. He looks far more fit than he ever looked at Old Trafford.

37' 

Neuer is quick outside his box to clear as Eder looks interested down the left channel.

36' 

A Neuer clearance only just misses the boot of Eder - palpitations for Germany, though the Bayern keeper looks the calmest man in the stadium.

35' 

Florenzi rolls Hector down the right but then runs out of space and the ball goes out of play.

33' 

Italy just cannot get the ball off Germany, and the link play between Eder and Pelle, so good against Spain, has been non-existent tonight.

31' 

Boateng makes a great block at the near post to clear De Cciglio's low cross towards Giaccherini.

30' 

This hasn't been a great game so far - though Germany are on top. They have completely disrupted Italy's rhythm.

29' 

Muller loops a pass towards Gomez, who fouls Chiellini as the pair vie for the ball down by the touchline.

28' 

De Sciglio miscontrols when set up by Chiellini down the left - Italy have been a bit scrappy and disjointed so far.

27' 

Schweinsteiger heads in, but the veteran pushes De Sciglio out the way and the officials blow early for the foul.

26' 

Kimmich is back to nick the ball off Giaccherini - he has been the standout player for Germany so far.

25' 

The referee Viktor Kassai lectures Sturaro for a late challenge on Kroos - it is getting a bit spicy now.

24' 

Muller concedes a foul with a late challenge on Sturaro - Conte is again furious, though there was very little in that, to be honest.

23' 

Eder is bleeding following that challenge with Boateng - he comes off briefly for treatment.

22' 

Boateng shepherds a long ball away from Eder and back to Neuer. Conte is then held back by his coaching start as Kimmich goes in high on De Sciglio.

21' 

Eder overhits a pass to Giaccherini down the left - Italy are struggling to gain their composure against this energetic Germany side.

20' 

CHANCE: Gomez gets between the two Italy defenders but at full stretch is unable to control Hummels' long ball down the centre.

19' 

Parolo is in on Schweinsteiger smartly on the halfway line to tackle and concede the throw.

18' 

By the way, Schweinsteiger did not even have time to do a warm-up. He just took off his training kit, and came straight on!

  • Bastian Schweinsteiger
    OffSami KhediraGermanySchweinsteiger comes on for Khedira, for his 37th appearance in major tournament finals, matching Miroslav Klose's record in World Cups and Euros.
  • Bastian Schweinsteiger
    OnBastian SchweinsteigerGermany
16' 

Schweinsteiger comes on for Khedira, for his 37th appearance in major tournament finals, matching Miroslav Klose's record in World Cups and Euros.

15' 

Florenzi tries a snapshot form the edge of the area that is easily saved by Neuer. The Germany goalkeeper kicks long, and Bonucci is across to head clear.

14' 

Khedira is crocked - Bastian Schweinsteiger is getting instructions on the sideline.

 
Italy's Eder in action
14' 

Chiellini then stands on Khedira, who is down for treatment. Worryingly, the Juventus midfielder is holding his groin rather than his foot.

13' 

Kimmich fouls Chiellini in the Italy box after the Bayern Munich man beats De Sciglio down the right.

11' 

Ozil skips across the area but his angled pass just fails to find Hector. From the break, Khedira takes out Eder but the referee waves play on.

9' 

Parolo concedes a corner down the right following a Khedira one-two with Kimmich. But Italy can clear the set-piece. Germany have all the possession though.

8' 

Kimmich cuts inside from the right but then overhits the pass to Khedira. That was half an opening for Italy, too.

7' 

Kimmich tries a cross from the right but his delivery is poor and Italy can clear.

6' 

Italy over-elaborate with the corner and Chiellini is caught offside down the right flank.

5' 

Giaccherini wins a corner off Boateng with a sharp turn and shot from the left channel.

4' 

Florenzi mishits a corner, and Sturaro is well off target with the second phase shot from the edge of the area.

3' 

Germany seem to be playing Italy at their own game, but Sturaro gets in a tackle in midfield to win the ball back, and Italy win a throw down their right.

2' 

Ozil swings in a ball from the left but Bonucci gets an emphatic header in. Germany attacking high with wing-backs Hector and Kimmich.

  • 1st Half
1' 

Italy, in blue shorts and white shirts, are wearing black armbands in solidarity with those who died in a terrorist attack in Dhaka last night. Germany in white shirts and black shorts kick off from left to right.

19:55 

Germany coach Joachim Loew says his players must take any opportunities they can carve out against a well-drilled Italy side. It’s about a balance between defence and attack – you must create chances and you must take them, because against Italy you may not have that many,” he said. “The principle objective is to win the tournament and everyone has quality. I believe whoever wins tomorrow is the favourite to lift the trophy.”

Löw Conte
19:50 

Germany are the first side to keep a clean sheet in each of their first four games at a European Championship finals, and Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon says his opposite number Manuel Neuer is one of the stars of the tournament so far. “I think it would be a bit offensive to compare Manuel Neuer to a 38-year-old keeper – over the last 4-5 years he has really shown that he is an outstanding goalkeeper in every area,” he said.

19:45 

Italy, who have picked up more cards than any other team at Euro 2016 (13 in four games), looked focused in the warm-up. Well, Graziano Pelle does - Gianluigi Buffon is waving at some friends.

19:40 

Germany have averaged 69% possession over their first four games, the highest ratio so far at Euro 2016.

19:35 

Italy have kept 19 clean sheets in 37 matches at the European Championship finals, more than any other team in the history of the tournament and just ahead of Germany, who have 18 clean sheets from 47 games.

19:25 

Germany have reached at least the semi-finals in their last five major tournaments, winning 14 of their last 17 games, drawing two, with the sole defeat the Euro 2012 loss to Italy.

19:20 

Italy have played Germany eight times in major tournaments, winning all four of the knock-out matches, and drawing the other four games. The last meeting was in the semi-finals of Euro 2012, where Mario Balotelli inspired Cesare Prandelli's side to a 2-1 victory in Warsaw.

19:15 

For Germany, Boateng, Sami Khedira, Mats Hummels, Joshua Kimmich and Mesut Ozil are a yellow card away from missing a possible semi-final.

19:10 

Germany: Neuer; Howedes, Boateng, Hummels: Hector; Kroos, Khedira, Muller, Ozil, Kimmich; Gomez...Subs: Mustafi, Draxler, Schurrle, Leno, Can, Schweinsteiger, Podolski Weigl, Tah, Gotze, Sane, ter Stegen.///Italy: Buffon; Barzagli, Bonucci, Chiellini; Florenzi, Sturaro, Parolo, Giaccherini, De Sciglio; Eder, Pelle Subs: Darmian, Ogbonna, Immobile, De Rossi, Candreva, Sirigu, Marchetti, Insigne, Bernardeschi, Motta, El Shaarawy, Zaza.

19:05 

Germany, who have played a 4-2-3-1 so far at Euro 2016, are playing 3-5-2 on Saturday with Howedes alongside Mats Hummels and Jerome Boateng. The world champions beat Antonio Conte's side in the March friendly using that formation.

19:00 

The Italians have 11 players a booking away from a suspension that would see them miss the semi-final, with Andrea Barzagli, Leonardo Bonucci, Gianluigi Buffon, Giorgio Chiellini, Daniele De Rossi, Mattia De Sciglio, Eder, Lorenzo Insigne, Graziano Pelle, Salvatore Sirigu and Simone Zaza all walking a disciplinary tightrope against the Germans.

18:55 

Italy coach Antonio Conte makes just one change from the side that beat Spain 2-0 in the Round of 16 in Saint-Denis, with Stefano Sturaro coming in to the Azzurri midfield, with Daniele De Rossi sidelined with a thigh injury he sustained at the Stade de France.

18:50 

Germany coach Joachim Loew has made one change from the side that beat Slovakia last Sunday in the Round of 16 match in Lille, with Bendedikt Howedes replacing Julian Draxler as manager Joachim Loew opts for a 3-4-3 formation

18:45 

Hello and welcome to Eurosport's live commentary from the Euro 2016 quarter-final fixture between Germany and Italy. This is Nick Royle (@nickaroyle) taking you through all the action from the Nouveau Stade de Bordeaux.