First stage
Germany - Russia
2:1 (2:0)
Date
Venue / Stadium
Time
Attendance
11 October 2008 Dortmund / Signal-Iduna-Park20:4565607
Match Officials
Referee
Peter FROJDFELDT (SWE)
Assistant Referee 1
Stefan WITTBERG (SWE)
Fourth Official
Martin INGVARSSON (SWE)
Assistant Referee 2
Henrik ANDREN (SWE)
    Goals scored
  • Lukas PODOLSKI (GER) 9',
  • Michael BALLACK (GER) 28',
  • Andrey ARSHAVIN (RUS) 51'
Germany
    Line-up
  • Rene ADLER (GK)
  • Arne FRIEDRICH
  • Heiko WESTERMANN
  • Bastian SCHWEINSTEIGER
  • Lukas PODOLSKI
  • Miroslav KLOSE (-71')
  • Michael BALLACK (C)
  • Piotr TROCHOWSKI (-83')
  • Thomas HITZLSPERGER (-93')
  • Philipp LAHM
  • Per MERTESACKER
    Substitute(s)
  • Clemens FRITZ
  • Serdar TASCI
  • Simon ROLFES (+93')
  • Torsten FRINGS (+83')
  • Patrick HELMES
  • Tim WIESE
  • Mario GOMEZ (+71')
Coach
Joachim LOEW (GER)
Russia
    Line-up
  • Igor AKINFEEV (GK)
  • Alexander ANYUKOV
  • Sergey IGNASHEVICH
  • Vasili BEREZUTSKIY
  • Igor DENISOV
  • Andrey ARSHAVIN
  • Sergey SEMAK (C) (-84')
  • Renat YANBAEV (-46')
  • Pavel POGREBNYAK
  • Konstantin ZYRYANOV
  • Yury ZHIRKOV
    Substitute(s)
  • Alan DZAGOEV (+46')
  • Alexey BEREZUTSKIY
  • Igor SEMSHOV
  • Dmitri SYCHEV (+84')
  • Ivan SAENKO
  • Vladimir BYSTROV
  • Vyacheslav MALAFEEV
Coach
Guus HIDDINK (NED)
    Cautions
  • Konstantin ZYRYANOV (RUS) 15'
  • , Vasili BEREZUTSKIY (RUS) 69'
    Sent off
a.e.t.:After extra time(C):CaptainPSO:Penalty Shoot-out
GK:GoalkeeperN:Not eligible to playI:Injured
Y:Misses next match if bookedPos:PositionsA:Absent

Photos

  • Russian Vladimir Gabulov (L) fights for the ball with German Heiko Westermann
  • Russian Vasili Berezutsky (L) fights for the ball with German Heiko Westermann
  • Overall view taken on October 10, 2009 shows the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow
  • Germany's striker Lukas Podolski eyes the ball
  • Germany's head coach Joachim Loew gestures
  • Germany's midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger (L) vies with Russia's Igor Denisov

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