In the match for third place youth world championship on football (players under 20) the Italians in the penalty shoot-out and defeated Uruguay 3:1.
In the main time the team heads does not scored.
The Italians all the 11-meter shot accurately. The Uruguayans failed to convert a penalty Rodrigo Amaral (Nacional) and Juan Boselli (Defensor sporting).
Italians defended 17-year-old Alessandro Piccari (Milan), Uruguayans Santiago Melo (Phoenix).
In the final, which will take place today, will play teams in England and Venezuela.