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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.

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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

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Match Facts

Rio De Janeiro

On 1 January 1502, the Portuguese explorer Gaspar de Lemos brought his ship into a bay on the Brazilian coast, which is now called Guanabara Bay.

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