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Match 29 Ravenna - Stadio del Mare
Clear
10 September
3:7 (1:4, 2:2, 0:1)
  • Agustin RUIZ (6'22")
  • Frank VELASQUEZ (16'45", 19'27")
  • Dmitry SHISHIN (4'36")
  • Ilya LEONOV (4'49")
  • Egor SHAYKOV (8'36", 18'30")
  • Alexey MAKAROV (9'47")
  • Egor EREMEEV (21'15")
  • Yury GORCHINSKIY (34'23")

Referee Jelili OGUNMUYIWA (NGA)

Summary

Russia reach first-ever Final

Russia reach first-ever Final

Russia have reached their first-ever FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Final after defeating well-supported El Salvador 7-3 in their semi-final at Stadio del Mare today. El Salvador have proved to be the surprise package at Ravenna 2011 but their terrific winning run was halted by an impressive Russian side, who have won each of their five games at the tournament in regulation time. Both sides had hit ...

Highlights

Line-up

SLV
RUS
Substitute(s)
Coaches
Rudis GONZALEZ (SLV)
(RUS) Mikhail LIKHACHEV
Officials
  • Referee: OGUNMUYIWA Jelili (NGA)
  • Second referee: MAT HASSAN Suhaimi (MAS)
  • Third referee: WONGSUWAN Suwat (THA)
  • Timekeeper: HACHIM Said (MAD)
  • : PADO Hugo (SOL)

Photos

  • The FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Trophy
  • Fans of El Salvador react
  • Agustin Ruiz of El Salvador celebrates
  • Jose Membreno of El Salvador and Yury Krasheninnikov of Russia battle for the ball
  • The FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Trophy
  • Goalkeeper, Jose Portillo of El Salvador watches the header from Alexey Makarov of Russia go wide
  • Jose Membreno of El Salvador and Yury Krasheninnikov of Russia battle for the ball
  • The FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup Trophy
  • Agustin Ruiz of El Salvador takes a throw in

Quotes

“We didn’t play well. The team made a lot of mistakes, especially in defence, but we’re proud of making it through to the final,” Mikhail Likhachev, Russia coach.


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    STATISTICS
    El SalvadorStatisticsRussia
    31Shots31
    6Corner kicks5
    1Yellow cards0
    0Second yellow card and red card0
    0Red Cards0
    44%Possession (%)56%