Matches

20/07/2008500 - WeatherClear
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  • Aime YOMBI (8'01" OG)
  • Danil KHMARA (11'02")
  • Alexey MAKAROV (20'03")
  • Rustam SHAKHMELYAN (35'04")

Summary

Joy for impenetrable Russia

Russia scored four times without reply to eliminate Cameroon and ensure the winner of their meeting with United Arab Emirates will advance.

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Line-up

1
1
4
4
5
7
6
8
9
9

Substitute(s)

12
12
3
2
7
3
8
5
10
6
11
10
2
11

Coaches

Jean Pierre NGWE BAHABEGE (CMR)
(RUS) Nicolay PISAREV

Officials

Referee: POLITO Fabio (ITA)Second referee: LOPEZ LOPEZ Juan (ESP)Third referee: MOREIRA Alberto (BRA)Timekeeper: MORSI Mohamed (EGY)

Statistics

30Shots38
5Corner kicks3
1Overheads3
0Yellow cards0
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
51%Possession (%)49%
  • Russia's Ilya Leonov battles for the ball with Cameroon's Ekwalla Eyoum in their group-phase match at Marseille 2008
  • Russia's Egor Shaykov battles for the ball with Cameroon's Bertrand Abissonono in their group-phase match at Marseille 2008
  • Russia's Alexey Makarov battles for the ball with Cameroon's Aime Yombie and Bertrand Abissonono in their group-phase match at Marseille 2008
  • Cameroon's fans cheer during the first-phase match between their team and Russia at Marseille 2008
  • Russian fans cheer during the first-phase match between their team and Cameroon at Marseille 2008
  • Russia's Egor Shaykov competes against Cameroon's Joan Etame during their first-phase match at Marseille 2008

"We're really disappointed that we didn't score a single goal all match, and I feel partly responsible as I had quite a few chances but couldn't quite put them away," Aime Yombi, Cameroon player

"This win gives us a last chance to make it into the quarter-finals. I get the feeling that the team is improving with every match, which was my original objective." Nikolai Pisarev, Russia coach