Russia v Italy, 29 October 1997

Score1-1
RefereePeter Mikkelsen
CompetitionFIFA World Cup 1st leg play-off
VenueDinamo, Moscow
Attendance20,000

1  Russia

Manager: Boris Ignatiev

1  Italy

Manager: Cesare Maldini

Goals:

Fabio Cannavaro own goal 52 OG

Goals:

Christian Vieri 49 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Sergei Ovchinnikov
Defender Igor Chugainov
Defender Yuri Kovtun
Defender Viktor Onopko (captain)
Midfielder Dmitri Alenichev
Midfielder Andrei Kanchelskis
Midfielder Dmitri Popov
Midfielder Vladislav Radimov
Midfielder Igor Yanovski
Forward Igor Kolyvanov
Forward Sergei Yuran

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gianluca Pagliuca
Defender Fabio Cannavaro
Defender Paolo Maldini (captain)
Defender Alessandro Nesta
Midfielder Demetrio Albertini
Midfielder Dino Baggio
Midfielder Roberto Di Matteo
Midfielder Gianluca Pessotto
Forward Christian Vieri

Substitutions:

Akhrik Tsveiba for Viktor Onopko 43
Dmitri Khokhlov for Andrei Kanchelskis 46
Andrei Tikhonov for Dmitri Popov 78

Substitutions:

Gianluigi Buffon for Gianluca Pagliuca 32
Antonio Benarrivo for Gianluca Pessotto 53
Alessandro Del Piero for Fabrizio Ravanelli 60

On the bench:

Defender Akhrik Tsveiba
Midfielder Dmitri Khokhlov
Midfielder Andrei Tikhonov

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon