• Date: Wed 10 September 2008
  • Venue: Luzhniki, Moscow
  • Ref: Skomina, D
  • Attendance: 28,000
Russia

Russia

Pavlyuchenko (22) P

Pogrebnyak (81)

2 - 1
Wales

Wales

Ledley (67)

Russia vs Wales

Team Lineups

Russia

Igor Akinfeev
Aleksandr Anyukov
Denis Kolodin
Sergey Ignashevich
Yuri Zhirkov
Konstantin Zyrianov
Dmitriy Torbinskiy (Ivan Saenko, 60)
Igor Semshov
Sergei Semak (Pavel Pogrebnyak, 74)
Andrey Arshavin
Roman Pavlyuchenko (Vladimir Bystrov, 90)

Wales

Wayne Hennessey
Chris Gunter
Craig Morgan
Ashley Williams, A
Gareth Bale
Simon Davies, S
Carl Fletcher
Carl Robinson (Sam Ricketts, 46)
Sam Vokes (Ched Evans, C, 62)
Joe Ledley
David Edwards (Steve Evans, S, 77)

Match Report

Live Text Commentary
Full time
 

The ref has blown his whistle for full time.

90
Substitution
 

Roman Pavlyuchenko is being taken off, Vladimir Bystrov has come on in his place.

81
Goal
 

Goal!! Pavel Pogrebnyak scores for Russia.

77
Substitution
 

David Edwards is being taken off, Steve Evans has come on in his place.

76
Yellow Card
 

Sam Ricketts goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

74
Substitution
 

Russia are replacing Sergei Semak with Pavel Pogrebnyak.

73
Yellow Card
 

David Edwards goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

67
Goal
 

Goal!! Wales have scored with Joe Ledley putting it in the back of the net.

62
Substitution
 

Sam Vokes is being taken off, Ched Evans has come on in his place.

60
Substitution
 

Russia are replacing Dmitriy Torbinskiy with Ivan Saenko.

46
Substitution
 

Wales are replacing Carl Robinson with Sam Ricketts.

46
Yellow Card
 

Ashley Williams is booked for unsporting behaviour.

Second half
 

The second half is under way with the score currently at 1 v 0.

Half time
 

Half time whistle is blown by D Skomina

22
Goal
 

Roman Pavlyuchenko takes a penalty for Russia and scores!.

20
Yellow Card
 

Carl Robinson goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour.

Kickoff
 

It's 4pm on Wednesday, September 10th, the match has kicked off.