Italy Leads Germany 1-0 in First Half of Euro 2012 Semifinal

Italy leads Germany 1-0 in their semifinal at soccer’s European Championship on a 20th minute goal from Mario Balotelli.

The winner of the match in Warsaw will play defending champion Spain in the July 1 final.

Germany, the record three-time champion, is aiming to win the tournament for a first time since 1996. Italy won the title in 1968.

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