Euro 2012 Italy v Ireland - Final Score 2-0

Mario Ballotelli, Italy National Team

Euro 2012 Italy v Ireland - Final Score 2-0

Goals were scored for Italy by Antonio Cassano and Mario Balotelli. Their placement was enabled by Spain knocking off Croatia.

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Ireland, who were rolled over by both other teams in the group, kept it very close for most of the match, going 1-0 down in the 35th minute thanks to an Antonio Cassano header but keeping the draw within reach until the very last minute.

Balotelli scored in the second half. Mario Balotelli scored his side’s second goal during the UEFA EURO 2012 group C match between Italy and Ireland at The Municipal Stadium on June 18, 2012 in Poznan, Poland.

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