FIFA Confederations Cup, Group A, Arena Pernambuco, Recife, Brazil
Italy vs. Japan (kickoff Wednesday, June 19, 2013, 6 p.m. ET)
Every team at the 2013 FIFA Confederations Cup has played one match, and our coverage continues Wednesday with a Group A match between Italy and Japan.
Italy opened with a 2-1 win over Mexico, and Japan lost to hosts Brazil. Depending on the result of the other game in Group A, a win for Italy on Wednesday could both send the Azzurri to the semifinals and eliminate Japan.