Belgium v Russia, 14 June 2002

Score3-2 to Belgium
RefereeKim Milton Nielsen
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Finals group H
VenueEcopa Stadium, Shizuoka
Attendance46,640
Kick-Off: 15:30 Local (07:30 BST) Assistant referees: Philip Sharp (England) Komaleeswaran Sankar (India) Fourth official: Pierluigi Collina (Italy) Man of the Match: Marc Wilmots (Belgium)

3  Belgium

Manager: Robert Waseige

2  Russia

Manager: Oleg Romantsev

Goals:

Johan Walem 7 G
Wesley Sonck 78 G
Marc Wilmots 82 G

Goals:

Vladimir Beschastnykh 52 G
Dmitry Sychev 88 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Geert De Vlieger
Defender Glenn De Boeck
Defender Jacky Peeters
Defender/Centre back Daniel Van Buyten
Defender/Left back Nico Van Kerckhoven
Midfielder Bart Goor
Midfielder Yves Vanderhaeghe
Midfielder Gert Verheyen
Midfielder Johan Walem
Midfielder Marc Wilmots (captain)
Forward Mbo Mpenza

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ruslan Nigmatullin
Defender Yuri Kovtun
Defender Youri Nikiforov
Defender Viktor Onopko (captain)
Defender Andrei Solomatin
Midfielder Dmitri Alenichev
Midfielder Valery Karpin
Midfielder Dmitri Khokhlov
Midfielder Alexei Smertin
Midfielder Yegor Titov

Substitutions:

Wesley Sonck for Mbo Mpenza 70
Timmy Simons for Gert Verheyen 78
Eric Van Meir for Glenn De Boeck 90

Substitutions:

Dmitry Sychev for Alexei Smertin 34
Dmitri Sennikov for Youri Nikiforov 43
Alexander Kerzhakov for Valery Karpin 82

Cards:

Yves Vanderhaeghe 39 Y

Cards:

Andrei Solomatin 12 Y
Alexei Smertin 14 Y
Dmitri Alenichev 64 Y
Dmitri Sennikov 84 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Frédéric Herpoel
Defender/Right back Eric Deflandre
Defender/Centre back Eric Van Meir
Defender/Left back Peter Van Der Heyden
Midfielder Danny Boffin
Midfielder Gaetan Englebert
Midfielder Timmy Simons
Midfielder Bernd Thijs
Midfielder Sven Vermant
Forward Wesley Sonck
Forward Branko Strupar

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Stanisav Cherchesov
Goalkeeper Alexandre Filimonov
Defender Igor Chugainov
Defender Vyacheslav Dayev
Defender Dmitri Sennikov
Midfielder Marat Izmailov
Midfielder Alexandr Mostovoi
Midfielder Sergei Semak
Midfielder Igor Semshov
Forward Ruslan Pimenov
Forward Dmitry Sychev