• Date: Sat 11 October 2008
  • Venue: Fubball Arena Munchen
  • Ref: Frojdfeldt, P
  • Attendance: 65,600
Germany

Germany

Podolski (9)

Ballack (28)

2 - 1
Russia

Russia

Arshavin (51)

Germany vs Russia

Team Lineups

Germany

Rene Adler
Arne Friedrich
Per Mertesacker
Heiko Westermann
Philipp Lahm
Bastian Schweinsteiger
Thomas Hitzlsperger (Simon Rolfes, 90)
Michael Ballack
Piotr Trochowski (Torsten Frings, 84)
Miroslav Klose (Mario Gomez, 71)
Lukas Podolski

Russia

Igor Akinfeev
Aleksandr Anyukov
Vassily Berezutsky, V
Sergey Ignashevich
Yuri Zhirkov
Konstantin Zyrianov
Sergei Semak (Dmitry Sychev, 85)
Renat Yanbaev (Alan Dzagoyev, 46)
Igor Denisov
Andrey Arshavin
Pavel Pogrebnyak

Match Report

Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The ref has blown his whistle for full time.

90
Substitution
 

Thomas Hitzlsperger is replaced by Simon Rolfes.

85
Substitution
 

Russia are replacing Sergei Semak with Dmitry Sychev.

84
Substitution
 

Piotr Trochowski is being taken off, Torsten Frings has come on in his place.

71
Substitution
 

Miroslav Klose is being taken off, Mario Gomez has come on in his place.

69
Yellow Card
 

Vassily Berezutsky is booked for unsporting behaviour.

51
Goal
 

Goal!! Andrei Arshavin scores for Russia.

46
Substitution
 

Renat Yanbaev is replaced by Alan Dzagoyev.

Second half
 

The second half is under way with the score currently at 2 v 0.

Half time
 

Half time whistle is blown by P Frojdfeldt

28
Goal
 

Goal!! Michael Ballack scores for Germany.

15
Yellow Card
 

Konstantin Zyrianov goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

9
Goal
 

Goal!! Lukas Podolski scores for Germany.

Kickoff
 

It's 7:45pm on Saturday, October 11th, the match has kicked off.