Iceland v Russia, 14 October 1998

Score1-0 to Iceland
RefereeRene Temmink
CompetitionUEFA European Championship Group 4
VenueLaugardalsvöllur, Reykjavík
Attendance3,345
Kick-off: 5:45pm local

1  Iceland

Manager: Gudjon Thordarsson

0  Russia

Manager: Anatoliy Bychovets

Goals:

Yuri Kovtun own goal 88 OG

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Birkir Kristinsson
Defender Audun Helgason
Defender Sigurdur Jónsson (captain)
Defender Helgi Kolvidsson
Midfielder Thordur Gudjonsson
Midfielder Rúnar Kristinsson

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Stanisav Cherchesov
Defender Yuri Kovtun
Defender Viktor Onopko (captain)
Midfielder Valery Karpin
Midfielder Alexandr Mostovoi
Midfielder Igor Shalimov
Midfielder Alexei Smertin
Midfielder Andrei Tikhonov
Midfielder Yegor Titov
Midfielder Igor Yanovski

Substitutions:

Helgi Sigurdsson for Thordur Gudjonsson 5
Stefán Thórdarson for Helgi Kolvidsson 87

Substitutions:

Aleksei Igonin for Andrei Tikhonov 15
Dmitri Khokhlov for Valery Karpin 58

Cards:

Cards:

Alexei Smertin 30 Y
Alexei Smertin 75 Y
Alexei Smertin 75 R
Alexandr Mostovoi 85 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Árni-Gautur Arason
Midfielder Sverrir Sverrisson
Midfielder Stefán Thórdarson

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Dimitri Kharin
Defender Igor Chugainov
Defender Andrei Solomatin
Midfielder Aleksei Igonin
Midfielder Dmitri Khokhlov
Forward Valeri Esipov

Comments:

Russia suffered its 5th consecutive defeat. Russia's 7th consecutive match without victory.