Soccer-Buffon shootout saves give Italy third place (Reuters)

* Buffon saves three penalties in shootout * Cavani scores twice for Uruguay * Italy’s Montolivo sent off (Adds details, quotes) SALVADOR, June 30 (Reuters) – Gianluigi Buffon saved three out of five Uruguayan attempts in the shootout as Italy beat the South Americans 3-2 on penalties to finish third in the Confederations Cup on Sunday after the two sides defied energy-sapping heat in a 2-2 draw. Italy, who had Riccardo Montolivo sent off 10 minutes from the end of extra time for a second bookable offence, twice led only for Edinson Cavani to pull Uruguay level each time. …

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