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Confederations Cup: Italy vs. Mexico

Italy's players celebrate after midfielder Andrea Pirlo (covered)

Italy's players celebrate after midfielder Andrea Pirlo (covered) scored against Mexico from a free kick during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A match at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro. (June 16, 2013) Photo Credit: Getty

Mario Balotelli scored in the 78th minute as Italy defeated Mexico, 2-1, Sunday in a Confederations Cup match.

Italy's players celebrates after midfielder Andrea Pirlo (covered)
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Italy's players celebrates after midfielder Andrea Pirlo (covered) scored against Mexico from a free kick during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / YURI CORTEZYURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez (L) celebrates after scoring
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Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez (L) celebrates after scoring a penalty past Italy's goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon, during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / VINCENZO PINTOVINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez takes a penalty to
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Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez takes a penalty to score against Italy, during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / VINCENZO PINTOVINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images

Italy's midfielder Andrea Pirlo celebrates after scoring against
Photo Credit: Getty VINCENZO PINTO

Italy's midfielder Andrea Pirlo celebrates after scoring against Mexico from a free kick during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. VINCENZO PINTOVINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images

Italy's players celebrates after midfielder Andrea Pirlo (covered)
Photo Credit: Getty VINCENZO PINTO

Italy's players celebrates after midfielder Andrea Pirlo (covered) scored against Mexico from a free kick during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / VINCENZO PINTOVINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images

Italy's players celebrate after midfielder Andrea Pirlo (covered)
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Italy's players celebrate after midfielder Andrea Pirlo (covered) scored against Mexico from a free kick during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A match at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro. (June 16, 2013)

Mexico's midfielder Javier Aquino eyes the ball during
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Mexico's midfielder Javier Aquino eyes the ball during the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match against Italy, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / VINCENZO PINTOVINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's midfielder Gerardo Torrado (L) heads the ball
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Mexico's midfielder Gerardo Torrado (L) heads the ball next to Italy's midfielder Riccardo Montolivo during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / YURI CORTEZYURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's midfielder Javier Aquino (L) and Italy's midfielder
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Mexico's midfielder Javier Aquino (L) and Italy's midfielder Riccardo Montolivo vie during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / YURI CORTEZYURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images

Italy's goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon (C) fails to prevent
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Italy's goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon (C) fails to prevent Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez (R) from scoring a penalty, during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / VINCENZO PINTOVINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's defender Hector Moreno (front) protects the ball
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Mexico's defender Hector Moreno (front) protects the ball from Italy's midfielder Emanuele Giaccherini during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / YURI CORTEZYURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's midfielder Javier Aquino is pictured during the
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Mexico's midfielder Javier Aquino is pictured during the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match against Italy, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / VINCENZO PINTOVINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's midfielder Javier Aquino is pictured during the
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Mexico's midfielder Javier Aquino is pictured during the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match against Italy, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / VINCENZO PINTOVINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring a
Photo Credit: Getty CHRISTOPHE SIMON

Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring a penalty against Italy, during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / CHRISTOPHE SIMONCHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring a
Photo Credit: Getty CHRISTOPHE SIMON

Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring a penalty against Italy, during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / CHRISTOPHE SIMONCHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP/Getty Images

Harley-Davidson motorcycle riders from London stop in front
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Harley-Davidson motorcycle riders from London stop in front of St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican as they tour Rome to celebrate the motorcycle company's 110th anniversary. (June 13, 2013)

Mexico's midfielder Andres Guardado jumps over Italy's midfielder
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Mexico's midfielder Andres Guardado jumps over Italy's midfielder Daniele De Rossi during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / CHRISTOPHE SIMONCHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP/Getty Images

Italy's Andrea Pirlo, center, is celebrated by his
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Italy's Andrea Pirlo, center, is celebrated by his teammates Mario Balotelli, left, and Giorgio Chiellini after scoring the opening goal during a Confederations Cup group A match. (June 16, 2013)

Mexico's players gather before the start of their
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Mexico's players gather before the start of their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match against Italy, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / NELSON ALMEIDANELSON ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's midfielder Andres Guardado gestures after missing a
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Mexico's midfielder Andres Guardado gestures after missing a goal opportunity during the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match against Italy, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / VINCENZO PINTOVINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's midfielder Giovani Dos Santos falls next to
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Mexico's midfielder Giovani Dos Santos falls next to Italy's defender Giorgio Chielini during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / VINCENZO PINTOVINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's defender Francisco Rodriguez (L) and Italy's midfielder
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Mexico's defender Francisco Rodriguez (L) and Italy's midfielder Emanuele Giaccherini vie during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / NELSON ALMEIDANELSON ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Javier
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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Javier Hernandez of Mexico celebrates scoring his team's first goal from a penalty kick to make the score 1-1 during the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A match between Mexico and Italy at the Maracana Stadium on June 16, 2013 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Andrea
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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - JUNE 16: Andrea Pirlo of Italy celebrates scoring the opening goal during the FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A match between Mexico and Italy at the Maracana Stadium on June 16, 2013 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

Italy's forward Mario Balotelli (L) and Mexico's forward
Photo Credit: Getty YURI CORTEZ

Italy's forward Mario Balotelli (L) and Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez are pictured during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / YURI CORTEZYURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images

Italy's midfielder Andrea Pirlo (21) celebrates with teammates
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Italy's midfielder Andrea Pirlo (21) celebrates with teammates after scoring against Mexico from a free kick during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / NELSON ALMEIDANELSON ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's goalkeeper Jose Corona fails to prevent Italy's
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Mexico's goalkeeper Jose Corona fails to prevent Italy's midfielder Andrea Pirlo from scoring from a free kick during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / NELSON ALMEIDANELSON ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's goalkeeper Jose Corona fails to avoid Italy's
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Mexico's goalkeeper Jose Corona fails to avoid Italy's midfielder Andrea Pirlo from scoring from a free kick during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / VINCENZO PINTOVINCENZO PINTO/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring a
Photo Credit: Getty CHRISTOPHE SIMON

Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring a penalty against Italy, during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / CHRISTOPHE SIMONCHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP/Getty Images

Italy's goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon fails to prevent Mexico's
Photo Credit: Getty NELSON ALMEIDA

Italy's goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon fails to prevent Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez from scoring a penalty, during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / NELSON ALMEIDANELSON ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images

Italy's defender Andrea Barzagli (R) fouls Mexico's midfielder
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Italy's defender Andrea Barzagli (R) fouls Mexico's midfielder Giovani Dos Santos in the area as Italy's goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon looks on, during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / CHRISTOPHE SIMONCHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez (C) celebrates with teammates
Photo Credit: Getty NELSON ALMEIDA

Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez (C) celebrates with teammates after scoring a penalty against Italy, during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / NELSON ALMEIDANELSON ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez (L) celebrates next to
Photo Credit: Getty NELSON ALMEIDA

Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez (L) celebrates next to midfielder Giovani Dos Santos after scoring a penalty against Italy, during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / NELSON ALMEIDANELSON ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images

Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring a
Photo Credit: Getty CHRISTOPHE SIMON

Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring a penalty against Italy, during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / CHRISTOPHE SIMONCHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP/Getty Images

Italy's defender Andrea Barzagli (L) fouls Mexico's midfielder
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Italy's defender Andrea Barzagli (L) fouls Mexico's midfielder Giovani Dos Santos in the area, during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / NELSON ALMEIDANELSON ALMEIDA/AFP/Getty Images

during the soccer Confederations Cup group A match
Photo Credit: AP Photo Silvia Izquierdo

during the soccer Confederations Cup group A match between Mexico and Italy at Maracana stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, June 16, 2013. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)

Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring a
Photo Credit: Getty CHRISTOPHE SIMON

Mexico's forward Javier Hernandez celebrates after scoring a penalty against Italy, during their FIFA Confederations Cup Brazil 2013 Group A football match, at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro on June 16, 2013. AFP PHOTO / CHRISTOPHE SIMONCHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP/Getty Images

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