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2008 Supercoppa Italiana

The 2008 Supercoppa Italiana was a football match that was played by Serie A 2007-08 winners Internazionale and Coppa Italia 2007-08 winners Roma. The match proved to be a tightly contested affair. After exchanging goals, it appeared that Inter was on its way to victory on Mario Balotelli's goal on the 83rd minute, however, Mirko Vučinić tied the game for Roma at the 90th minute. Extra time settled nothing. In the penalty shoot-out, it appeared that a miss by Inter's Dejan Stanković would be decisive, however, Roma captain Francesco Totti missed the team's 5th shot, which would have given his team the cup. In the 7th round, Roma's Juan Silveira dos Santos missed while Inter captain Javier Zanetti scored, ending the match in favour of the Serie A champions.

The match took place on 24 August 2008 in San Siro, Milan.[1]

To date, this remains the only occasion on which manager Jose Mourinho won a trophy on a penalty shoot-out.

Match details

INTER (4-3-3):
GK 12 23x15px Julio Cesar
RB 13 23x15px Maicon
CB 16 23x15px Nicolás Burdisso Substituted off 91'
CB 19 23x15px Esteban Cambiasso
LB 6 23x15px Maxwell
CM 5 23x15px Dejan Stanković Booked 120'
CM 20 23x15px Sulley Muntari
CM 4 23x15px Javier Zanetti (c)
RW 7 23x15px Luís Figo Substituted off 67'
LW 33 23x15px Mancini Substituted off 72'
CF 8 23x15px Zlatan Ibrahimović Booked 40'
Substitutes:
GK 1 23x15px Francesco Toldo
DF 24 23x15px Nelson Rivas Substituted in 91'
MF 30 23x15px Pelé
MF 11 23x15px Luis Antonio Jiménez Substituted in 72'
FW 45 23x15px Mario Balotelli Booked 113' Substituted in 67'
FW 9 23x15px Julio Ricardo Cruz
FW 18 23x15px Hernán Crespo
Manager:
23x15px José Mourinho
ROMA (4-2-3-1):
GK 32 23x15px Doni
RB 77 23x15px Marco Cassetti Booked 85'
CB 4 23x15px Juan
CB 5 23x15px Philippe Mexès
LB 17 23x15px John Arne Riise Substituted off 79'
DM 16 23x15px Daniele De Rossi (c)
DM 7 23x15px David Pizarro Booked 31'
LM 20 23x15px Simone Perrotta Substituted off 86'
RM 8 23x15px Alberto Aquilani Substituted off 89'
AM 19 23x15px Júlio Baptista
CF 9 23x15px Mirko Vučinić Booked 12'
Substitutes:
GK 25 23x15px Arthur Moraes
DF 2 23x15px Christian Panucci
DF 15 23x15px Simone Loria
DF 22 23x15px Max Tonetto Substituted in 79'
MF 33 23x15px Matteo Brighi
FW 89 23x15px Stefano Okaka Substituted in 89'
FW 10 23x15px Francesco Totti Substituted in 86'
Manager:
23x15px Luciano Spalletti

MATCH OFFICIALS

  • Assistant referees:
  • Fourth official:

MATCH RULES

  • 90 minutes.
  • 30 minutes of extra-time if necessary.
  • Penalty shoot-out if scores still level.
  • Seven named substitutes
  • Maximum of 3 substitutions.

References