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20/11/2009
2:4 (0:1, 2:2, 0:1)
  • Alexey MAKAROV (12'05")
  • Dmitry SHISHIN (22'43")
  • Dejan STANKOVIC (3'18" 12'37" 23'37")
  • Stephan MEIER (32'29")

Summary

Swiss breach Fortress Russia

The Swiss recovered from their loss to Brazil on the last day of the group stages to send the vigorous Russians home empty-handed.

 

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Line-up

1
1
4
6
7
7
8
8
9
9

Substitute(s)

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

Coaches

Nicolay PISAREV (RUS)
(SUI) Angelo SCHIRINZI

Officials

Referee: DE MORAES Ivo (BRA)Second referee: ALMEIDA Joao Carlos (POR)Third referee: SANYA Kantaviti (THA)Timekeeper: HAMZAYEV Afgan (AZE)

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Statistics

39Shots36
8Corner kicks3
2Overheads8
0Yellow cards0
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
58%Possession (%)42%
  • Dejan Stankovic of Switzerland celebrates scoring
  • Stephan Meier of Switzerland celebrates with Dominik Ziegler after scoring
  • Sandro Spaccarotella of Switzerland fends off Alexey Marakov of Russia
  • Dejan Stankovic (R) and Mo Jaeggy of Switzerland celebrate
  • Dejan Stankovic of Switzerland scores
  • Sandro Spaccarotella of Switzerland fends off Anton Shkarin of Russia

"We were a bit nervous, so that made the match especially challenging. We are a family – that is our secret. We are in this together – all or nothing, win or lose." -Stephan Meier, Switzerland player