Russia v Luxembourg, 30 April 1997

Score3-0 to Russia
RefereeJohn Rowbothem
CompetitionFIFA World Cup Group 5
VenueMoscow
Attendance10,000

3  Russia

Manager: Boris Ignatiev

0  Luxembourg

Manager: Paul Philipp

Goals:

Valeri Kechinov 20 G
Sergei Grishin 58 G
Igor Simutenkov 60 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Sergei Ovchinnikov
Defender Igor Chugainov
Defender Yuri Kovtun
Defender Viktor Onopko
Defender Omari Tetradze
Midfielder Dmitri Alenichev
Midfielder Aleksei Kosolapov
Midfielder Vladislav Radimov
Forward Valeri Kechinov
Forward Igor Simutenkov

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Paul Koch
Defender Marc Birsens
Defender Patrick Posing
Defender Jeff Strasser
Midfielder Manuel Cardoni
Midfielder Frank Deville
Midfielder Guy Hellers
Midfielder Jeff Saibene
Midfielder Carlo Weis
Forward Roby Langers

Substitutions:

Dmitri Popov for Omari Tetradze 24
Sergei Grishin for Vladimir Beschastnykh 46
Denis Zubko for Vladislav Radimov 69

Substitutions:

Serge Thill for Roby Langers 71
Marc Lamborelle for Manuel Cardoni 75
Paolo Amodio for Jeff Saibene 88

On the bench:

Midfielder Dmitri Popov

On the bench:

Midfielder Marc Lamborelle
Forward Paolo Amodio
Forward Serge Thill