Memory lane. A date to remember today 9 July. Italy National Football team winning the 2006 FIFA World Cup after defeating France in penalties 5-3 after a 1-1 draw in Germany to win the fourth World Cup title. It’s a special day for all Italian football fans. Definitely, a standing ovation to each one of our players and coach Marcello Lippi who led the team to the coveted prize.
These are Italy 23-man official called up players for the 2006 FIFA World Cup. Standing applause to each one of them. Captain was Fabio Cannavaro and who can forget his winning smile?
|Numbers||Players||Date of Birth||Position||Appearances|
|4||Daniele DE ROSSI||24/07/1983||MF||182|
|7||Alessandro DEL PIERO||09/11/1974||FW||173|
Here is the Historical Video Penalties Shoot outs Italy 5 – 3 on penalties. It is defender Fabio Grosso to convert the winner penalty defeating France goalkeeper Barthez with a left footed shot and the rest is history!!!!
Italy captain Fabio Cannavaro lifting the World Cup trophy and it’s party time!!!
Anna Italia supporting Italy National team
Here is the complete video of the winner match Italy vs France.