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Brazil v Italy photos

Italy coach Marcelo Lippi (left) and Brazil counterpart Dunga

Italy coach Marcello Lippi is going for a record-equalling 32 game unbeaten run in charge of an international team - his counterpart Dunga and the Brazil team stand in his way.

Elano celebrates after putting Brazil ahead in their win over Italy

Italy have a Fabio Grosso goal harshly ruled out for offside before some delicate touches, intricate passing and clever movement allow Elano to dink in an effort for Brazil

Robinho soaks up the applause and adulation after his goal for Brazil against Italy

Robinho soaks up the applause and adulation after his dancing feet daze the Italian defence before he slots in a low shot off keeper Gianluigi Buffon's post for a sublime goal

Adriano controls a difficult ball as Nicola Legrottaglie watches on

Some of Brazil's control and play in the first half leaves the Italians just standing and watching but the 2006 World Cup winners raise their game after the break

Brazil defender Lucio (left) tackles Italy striker Guiseppe Rossi

Brazil's forwards showed the way in the first half but, led by Lucio (right), the defence show their resolve in the second half

Brazil's players thank their fans after the 2-0 win over Italy

The shows over folks - and the Brazil players thank the crowd, who created a lively atmosphere at the Emirates Stadium

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