Slovenia v Russia, 18 November 2009

Score1-0 to Slovenia
RefereeSoren Bo Larsen
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe play-off
VenueLjudski vrt Stadion
Attendance13,500

1 Slovenia Slovenia

Manager: Matjaz KEK

0 Russia Russia

Manager: Guus HIDDINK

Starting lineup:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev
Defender Renat Yanbaev
Midfielder Konstantin Zyryonov
Midfielder Igor Denisov
Midfielder Yuri Zhirkov
Midfielder/Forward Andrei Arshavin (captain)
Midfielder/Forward Diniyar Bilyaletdinov

Substitutions:

Substitutions:

Alexander Kerzhakov for Roman Pavlyuchenko 46
Sergei Semak for Renat Yanbaev 46
Pavel Pogrebnyak for Diniyar Bilyaletdinov 77

Cards:

Cards:

Yuri Zhirkov 8 Y
Diniyar Bilyaletdinov 22 Y
Alexander Kerzhakov 66 R
Igor Denisov 72 Y
Yuri Zhirkov 90 Y
Yuri Zhirkov 90 R

On the bench:

On the bench:

Midfielder Igor Semshov
Midfielder Denis Kolodin
Midfielder Alan Dzagoev
Midfielder Sergei Semak