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Summary

Russia start strongly
After winning the Euro Beach Soccer League Superfinal last month, Russia got off to the best possible start in Ravenna, defeating Nigeria 8-4.  More »

Line-up

1
1
3
4
6
7
7
8
11
9

Substitute(s)

12
12
2
2
9
3
10
5
4
6
5
10
8
11

Coaches

Audu ADAMU (NGA)
(RUS) Mikhail LIKHACHEV

Officials

Referee: CORTEZ Jose (ECU)Second referee: VELASQUEZ Oscar (SLV)Third referee: DE LA ROSA Rene (CHI)Timekeeper: RODRIGUEZ Juan (ARG)

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Statistics

39Shots36
8Corner kicks2
2Overheads5
0Yellow cards0
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
41%Possession (%)59%
  • Isiaka Olawale of Nigeria and Roman Zaikin of Russia battle for the ball
  • Abdullahi Isa of Nigeria does a prayer
  • Victor Tale of Nigeria defends against the overhead kick from Anton Shkarin of Russia
  • Victor Tale of Nigeria is chased by Alexey Makarov (L) and Egor Shaykov (R) of Russia
  • Goalkeeper, Olalekan Oladepo of Nigeria and Egor Shaykov of Russia battle for the ball
  • Isiaka Olawale of Nigeria looks on
"I’m pleased with the win, but in terms of the performance we only played well in the first period," Mikhail Likhachev, Russia coach
TeamMPGFGAPts
RUS32079
NGA313126
TAH36113
VEN38170

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