A Gerardo Flores header was the best Mexico could offer as they faded away in the possible belief they had done enough to emerge with an eighth draw in 11 games, the series of stalemates holding up their attempts to qualify for next year’s World Cup, but Balotelli’s late effort, firing in after a neat flick from Emanuele Giaccherini, stunned them and saw Italy take a giant leap toward reaching the semi-finals with Brazil and Japan to come, burying the memories of an embarrassing warm-up draw with Haiti.
Tue, Jun 18, 2013 - Page 18 News List
This story has been viewed 1223 times.
Comments will be moderated. Remarks containing abusive and obscene language, personal attacks of any kind or promotion will be removed and the user banned.
Listing from 2016-04-29 to 2016-05-06
- Most read
- Most e-mailed
1ANALYSIS: Chinese ‘fishing militia’ trained for S China Sea
2US senators urge more operations in South China Sea
3US opposes Chinese coercion
4Groups call on US to support Taiwanese sovereignty
5Send carrier denied port call in HK to Taiwan: Ted Cruz