Head to head: Italy labour to victory over Romania
September 12, 2007
These two sides have met a total of 38 times before this clash with Italy having recorded 19 victories to Romania's 16 with three draws.
Their first meeting was at the Arena Civica in December 1934 when the Azzurri were victorious 7-0 and their most recent encounter was at the Dinamo Stadion in 2004 when Romania were triumphant 25-24.
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