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It's all over and Italy will play Spain in Sunday's final of Euro 2012 after deservedly overcoming favourites Germany 2-1 in Warsaw tonight. Mario Balotelli is the hero as his two first-half goals proved the difference but the margin of victory could have been greater had they not been so wasteful.
Hummels is penalised for a foul on Barzagli and is subsequently shown the yellow card.
GOAL OZIL - Ozil makes no mistake from the spot as he clinically fires his shot into the top corner. Could this spark a stunning comeback?!
Late drama as Germany are given a penalty following a handball against Balzaretti.
Motta is booked after a foul in midfield. Italy have everyone back as they try to prevent an unlikely German comeback.
De Rossi is booked for a foul on Schweinsteiger.
Thomas Muller is introduced into the action as he replaces Boateng.
Balotelli is now taken off to be replaced by Antonio Di Natale. Will his two goal prove to be enough to send Italy into the Euro 2012 final?
The Azzurri make another change with Montolivo coming off for Thiago Motta.
Kroos is brought down by Bonucci around 25 yards out and Germany have a free kick in a dangerous position. Bonucci is also booked.
Italy make a change with Cassano coming off to be replaced by Alessandro Diamanti.
Germany have made two changes at the break with Miroslav Klose and Marco Reus coming on for Podolski and Gomez.
Germany are 10/1 with Sky Bet to come back and win in 90 minutes with Italy 2/9 to win in normal time and extra-time a 9/2 shot. The Germans are 4/1 to book their place in the final and 16/1 to win on penalties, while Mario Balotelli is 10/1 to complete his hat-trick by netting next. Head to www.skybet.com to place your in-running bets.
The half-time whistle sounds and Italy head into the break with an unexpected - yet thoroughly deserved - 2-0 lead over Germany in Warsaw.
Balotelli is booked for taking off his shirt during the celebrations.
GOAL BALOTELLI - Italy catch Germany cold on the counter attack as a completely unmarked Balotelli races clean through on goal before blasting his shot high into the top corner. Where were the German defenders?
GOAL BALOTELLI - Cassano shows great skill down the left wing to beat his man before sending in a pin-point cross for Balotelli to head home from close range.
Timal Mihiranga Subasingha Kottawatta and Peter Robinson disagree. Timal says: 'I think Italy will play against all odds & win the game. 2-1 Italy. Pirlo wiss score from free kick & Balotelli will start scoring. For German Schweinsteiger will score. Come on Pirlo.' And Peter, an ex-pat Villa fan from Chicago, writes: 'Going for a first half goal and Italy winning 1-0, well I hope anyway.'
Reece Clark says: 'I think Germany will walk through italy tonight winning 4-1 with goals from Mario Gomez (2), Klose and reus, with Balotelli scoring for italy.' Bold prediction!
Stephen Dodds from Minneapolis writes: 'Since I am an Englishman abroad I have been following the progress of Euro 2012 from afar in Minneapolis, USA and so far I am spot on with my Germany v Spain final. Only Italy stand in their way now and given that the Italian side have not set the world on fire, unless it goes to penalties I can see Germany strolling to 3-1 success today. 3-1 after extra time is my prediction. Gomez to come off the bench an bag a brace.'
Jay Barritt writes: 'Pirlo ran the show against England but I don't think the Germans will give him anywhere near as much space as England did and in the end they'll prove too strong for Italy over the 90 minutes. Germany 2-0 Italy.'
Gerry H from Miami writes: 'I think this will be a comforatble win for Germany, 3-0 with goals from Ozil, Gomez and Hummels.'
Germany are 5/6 to win in 90 minutes at Sky Bet, who make Italy at 18/5 and the draw 5/2. The Germans are a 2/5 shot to reach the final after that and a 10/1 chance to win in extra time or on penalties. It's 2/1 for Italy to qualify for the final - 12/1 in extra time and 10/1 on penalties. If you fancy a bigger price what about Mario Gomez to score first and Germany to win 2-0 at 28/1 or 55/1 for Mario Balotelli to score first and Italy to win 1-0. At this stage it's 13/8 for Germany to go on and win the trophy and 13/2 for Italy, Spain are currently the 5/6 favourites. Head now to www.skybet.com to place your pre-match and in-running bets.
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