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Can you name the following players and teams from the 1990 FIFA World Cup in Italy?

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Reigning champion Argentina was beaten 1-0 on the opening day by Cameroon on whose goal?8 June
In its first World Cup finals match since 1970, Romania beat the Soviet Union on what Steaua striker's two goals?9 June
In its first World Cup finals match since 1950, the U.S. was routed by Czechoslovakia. What future Genoa striker scored two of his five tournament goals in this game?10 June
Scotland opened its campaign with a 1-0 loss to what surprise second-round participant?11 June
The Netherlands was held 1-1 in its opener by what team, in its first World Cup finals match since 1934?12 June
Argentina's 2-0 win over the Soviet Union featured a gruesome injury to what hero of 1986?13 June
Yugoslavia rebounded from its opening loss to West Germany, beating what team 1-0?14 June
The Germans thrashed the United Arab Emirates 5-1, with two goals from what Roma striker?15 June
This England and Nottingham Forest defender's free kick goal against the Netherlands was ruled out because the free kick was indirect.16 June
Spain's hat-trick hero against South Korea was this Real Madrid attacker.17 June
Romania took second in Group A behind Cameroon with a 1-1 tie with Argentina earned by this current Moldova coach's header.18 June
Colombia sealed a spot in the next round with a late-earned 1-1 draw with West Germany. Who scored for Colombia?19 June
Costa Rica took second place in Group C behind Brazil by beating what team 2-1 in its third match?20 June
Uruguay snuck into the last 16 with a last-minute goal to beat South Korea, scored by whom?21 June
Who scored twice in extra time to lift Cameroon past Colombia into the quarterfinals?23 June
What player's goal allowed Argentina to eliminate Brazil despite being overmatched throughout?24 June
This man scored in the second of what would be five consecutive games for Italy, this time in a 2-0 win over Uruguay.25 June
Yugoslavia eliminated Spain with two goals from this future Marseille midfielder.26 June
Argentina's penalty-shootout hero against Yugoslavia, and later Italy, was this reserve goalie.30 June
England reached the semifinals, knocking out Cameroon 3-2 in extra time behind this man's eighth and ninth career World Cup goals.1 July
This goalkeeper's shutout streak was ended at 518 minutes by Claudio Caniggia.3 July
West Germany's semifinal goal was an Andy Brehme free kick deflected over this aging England goalkeeper.4 July
This Aston Villa and England midfielder score in the third-place game; he earlier scored on 119 minutes to eliminate Belgium.7 July
This Argentine became the first player red-carded in a World Cup final.8 July

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