[post_page_title]New Zealand 1-1 Italy, South Africa 2010[/post_page_title]
Italy were coming into the World Cup in South Africa in 2010 as champions. It had been four years since they had beaten France in the final on penalties and they were once again expected to be a force. At the time there was not even a professional soccer league in New Zealand, so they were not supposed to be able to compete against the world champions. They did much better than that, they held Italy to a draw but could have won but for a missed chance right at the end.
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