Russia v Cyprus, 01 September 1996

Score4-0 to Russia
RefereeKarl Erik Nilsson
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 5
VenueDinamo, Moscow
Attendance15,000

4  Russia

Manager: Boris Ignatiev

0  Cyprus

Manager: Andreas Michaelides

Goals:

Youri Nikiforov 7 G
Igor Kolyvanov 34 G
Youri Nikiforov 51 G
Vladimir Beschastnykh 82 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Stanisav Cherchesov
Defender Ramiz Mamedov
Defender Youri Nikiforov
Defender Viktor Onopko
Defender Omari Tetradze
Midfielder Andrei Kanchelskis
Midfielder Vladislav Radimov
Forward Igor Kolyvanov

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Andreas Petridis
Defender Demetris Ioannou
Defender Giorgos Panayi
Defender Pambos Pittas
Midfielder Sakis Andreou
Forward Siniša Gogić
Forward Giannos Ioannou

Substitutions:

Anatoli Kanishev for Vladislav Radimov 46
Andrei Tikhonov for Igor Kolyvanov 55
Yevgeni Kharlachyev for Dmitri Radchenko 68

Substitutions:

Nikos Timotheou for Neofyos Larkou 61
Kostas Malekos for Klimis Alexandrou 78
Georgos Theodotou for Giannos Ioannou 88

On the bench:

Midfielder Kostas Malekos