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Decisive Origi blasts Belgium through

An 88th-minute goal from substitute Divock Origi earned Belgium a hard-fought 1-0 victory over Russia in Group H and ensured that the Red Devils will take their place in the knockout stages at Brazil 2014.

Match Highlights

Quotes

"It was a tough match against a well-prepared Russian side. My substitutions worked out well, as Kevin Mirallas proved when he hit the post. I took some risks in an attempt to win the game, and they paid off," Marc Wilmots, Belgium coach.

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14:50
The final whistle sounds.
14:50
90'+DE BRUYNE (Belgium) takes a corner kick.
14:49
90'+FELLAINI (Belgium) illegally handles the ball.
14:49
90'+AKINFEEV (Russia) blocks the shot.
14:49
90'+MIRALLAS (Belgium) sees his effort hit the target.
14:48
90'+ALDERWEIRELD (Belgium) is penalised after committing a foul.
14:47
90'DE BRUYNE (Belgium) takes a corner kick.
14:46
90' KERZHAKOV (in) comes off the bench to replace SAMEDOV (out) (Russia)
14:45
89'FELLAINI (Belgium) is penalised after committing a foul.
14:44
88' ORIGI (Belgium) scores!!
14:43
86'DE BRUYNE (Belgium) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
14:43
86'DE BRUYNE (Belgium) swings in the corner.
14:42
86'E.HAZARD (Belgium) sees his effort hit the target.
14:42
86'IGNASHEVICH (Russia) blocks the shot.
14:42
86' (Russia) blocks the shot.

Man of the Match

Midfielder

Line-ups

Belgium
BelgiumBEL
Russia
RussiaRUS
(GK)
(GK)
62'
31'
(C)
(C)
57'
17
Misses next match if booked 83'
90'
75'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
13
(GK)
(GK)
Misses next match if booked 31'
75'
16
17
57'
83'
90'
13
22
21
23
62'
CoachCoach
Marc WILMOTS (BEL)Fabio CAPELLO (ITA)

Match Facts

Rio De Janeiro

Estadio do Maracana

  • Stadium nameEstadio do Maracana
  • CityRio De Janeiro
  • Year constructed1950
  • Overall capacity74738

Weather

  • Partly Cloudy
  • 24° CTemperature
  • 8 m/sWind
  • 73 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Dr. FELIX BRYCH
    Germany
    GermanyGER
  • Assistant Referee 1: Mark BORSCH (GER)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Stefan LUPP (GER)
  • Fourth official: Carlos VERA (ECU)

Groups

Group H
TeamsTeamsTeamsMPWDLGFGA+/-Pts
BEL
33004139
ALG
31116514
RUS
302123-12
KOR
301236-31