Russia v Azerbaijan, 16 October 2012

Score1-0 to Russia
RefereeAleksander Stavrev
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Europe group F
VenueLuzhniki Stadium, Moscow
Attendance15,033
Kick off: 19:00 Local (16:00 BST)

1  Russia

Manager: Fabio Capello

0  Azerbaijan

Manager: Berti Vogts

Goals:

Roman Shirokov penalty 84 P

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev
Defender Andrei Eshchenko
Defender/Midfielder Roman Shirokov
Midfielder Igor Denisov (captain)
Midfielder Viktor Faizulin
Midfielder Dmitriy Kombarov
Midfielder Aleksandr Samedov

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Kamran Ağayev
Defender Ruslan Abişov
Defender Ali Gokdemir
Defender Volodimir Levin
Defender Mahir Sükürov (captain)
Defender/Midfielder Maksim Medvedev
Midfielder/Forward Vagif Cavadov
Forward Vüqar Nadirov

Substitutions:

Denis Glushakov for Viktor Faizulin 46
Vladimir Bystrov for Aleksandr Samedov 62
Alan Dzagoev for Alexander Kerzhakov 79

Substitutions:

Javid Hüseynov for Vüqar Nadirov 46
Rahid Amirquliev for Branimir Subasic 63
Rauf Aliyev for Aleksandr Certoqanov 84

Cards:

Vassili Berezutskiy 57 Y

Cards:

Maksim Medvedev 14 Y
Vagif Cavadov 32 Y
Vüqar Nadirov 38 Y
Kamran Ağayev 43 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Vladimir Gabulov
Goalkeeper Anton Shunin
Defender Vladimir Granat
Defender Renat Yanbaev
Midfielder Vladimir Bystrov
Midfielder Alan Dzagoev
Midfielder Denis Glushakov
Midfielder Dmitry Tarasov
Midfielder/Forward Diniyar Bilyaletdinov
Midfielder/Forward Maksim Grigoryev
Forward Artem Dzyuba

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Salahat Ağayev
Goalkeeper Anar Nazirov
Defender Badavi Hüseynov
Defender Aqil Nabiyev
Defender Elhad Naziri
Defender/Midfielder Murad Agaev
Midfielder Rahid Amirquliev
Forward Rauf Aliyev
Forward Javid Hüseynov

Comments:

An 84th-minute penalty by Roman Shirokov was enough for Russia to maintain their 100 per cent record in 2014 World Cup qualifying rounds