Matches

17/11/2009
1:3 (1:0, 0:0, 0:3)
  • Paolo PALMACCI (1'17")
  • Ilya LEONOV (24'37")
  • Anton SHKARIN (27'09")
  • Yury KRASHENINNIKOV (27'29")

Summary

Russia battle back to qualify

Russia awoke from an early daze to fight back and secure a 3-1 victory over rivals Italy and extend their lead at the top of the table.

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Line-up

1
1
2
3
7
7
8
8
11
9

Substitute(s)

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

Coaches

Giancarlo MAGRINI (ITA)
(RUS) Nicolay PISAREV

Officials

Referee: EIRIZ Ruben (ESP)Second referee: ALMEIDA Joao Carlos (POR)Third referee: MORSI Mohamed (EGY)Timekeeper: BENTANCOR Javier (URU)

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Latest Comments:
UKR4Life
17/11/2009 at 16:57
UKR4Life (Ukraine)
dang russia is good. GO russia
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Statistics

25Shots41
3Corner kicks7
1Overheads0
1Yellow cards0
1Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
50%Possession (%)50%
  • Rustam Shakhmelyan of Russia (R) celebrates with teammate
  • Captain Roberto Pasquali of Italy shoots at goal
  • Goalkeeper Stefano Spada of Italy cannot prevent Ilya Leonov of Russia scoring
  • Russian players celebrate
  • Anton Shkarin of Russia celebrates
  • Paolo Palmacci of Italy tangles with Yury Gorchinskiy of Russia

"We had so many chances today, more than 30 shots at goal, that it felt a bit ridiculous that we couldn't score. In the end, though, I'm happy because the most attacking team won the game." -Nikolai Pisarev, Russia coach