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Summary

Russia down Mexico to reach semis
A dominant second period helped the reigning Euro Beach Soccer League champions win 5-3 to set up a last-four meeting with Italy or El Salvador. More »

Line-up

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12
4
2
7
4
8
8
9
11

Substitute(s)

12
1
2
3
3
5
5
6
6
7
10
9
11
10

Coaches

Mikhail LIKHACHEV (RUS)
(MEX) Ramon RAYA

Officials

Referee: MESZAROS Istvan (HUN)Second referee: AROSEMENA Oscar (PAN)Third referee: OGUNMUYIWA Jelili (NGA)Timekeeper: EIRIZ Ruben (ESP)Fifth official: MAT HASSAN Suhaimi (MAS)

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Statistics

28Shots35
2Corner kicks7
1Overheads1
0Yellow cards1
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
46%Possession (%)54%
  • Goalkeeper Andrey Bukhlitsky of Russia refreshes
  • Goalkeeper Andrey Bukhlitsky of Russia gets help from Jose Cervantes of Mexico
  • Head coach  Ramon Raya of Mexico
  • Players of Russia and Mexico hold a minute of silence
  • Egor Eremeev of Russia is challenged by Gustavo Rosales of Mexico
  • Players of Russia celebrate

“It was such an important game and we just didn’t want to lose. That’s why we’re so happy to come out with a win, though we’re all very shocked by the news of the plane crash that claimed the lives of our fellow countrymen. We’d like to dedicate this win to them,” Mikhail Likhachev, Russia coach.

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