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02/09/2011
4:8 (1:4, 2:3, 1:1)
  • Isiaka OLAWALE (5'00")
  • Victor TALE (23'09")
  • Musa NAJARE (23'21")
  • Ogbonnaya OKEMMIRI (24'51")
  • Egor EREMEEV (3'00" 18'13")
  • Yury GORCHINSKIY (4'03")
  • Egor SHAYKOV (6'51" 11'26")
  • Alexey MAKAROV (22'02")
  • Ilya LEONOV (23'43")
  • Anton SHKARIN (35'56")

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)

Have Your Say

(Total comments 12)


Latest Comments:
Kports96
02/09/2011 at 23:52
Kports96 (USA)
damn..tough game
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Mejoes
02/09/2011 at 22:58
Mejoes (Nigeria)
Nigeria live to fight another day, surely we are not yet out... we shall slug it out with Tahiti and Venezuela. Definitely Nigeria is capable to over ran them both and progress.
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sokolov2807
02/09/2011 at 18:23
sokolov2807 (Russia)
Russia is the best team at the tournament!!!
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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