The players of the Russian team conceded the only goal very late in the game
Football team of Russia Denis Glushakov (left) and the team of Argentina Lionel Messitte: epa/vostock-photo
– The football team of Russia was defeated by the national team of Argentina in a friendly match.
The result of the match, which took place on the field of the renovated stadium “Luzhniki” in Moscow – 1:0 in favor of Argentina. The fate of the meeting decided goal Sergio Aguero who had distinguished themselves in the 85th minute.
Test match. #Researchonline #RUSARG 0:1 86′ Sergio Aguero @aguerosergiokun (@sportexpress) pic.twitter.com/fu8vKCYxKE
— Premier League⚽ app🏆 (@rfpl) November 11, 2017
The visitors made the match, which reflected in the statistics. During the meeting, the Argentines possessed the ball 75% of the playing time. The South American team managed to create a series of dangerous moments that did not succeed thanks to a confident game of Russian goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev. In one scene, a Russian team rescued a midfielder Konstantin Rausch, who kicked flying towards the target ball head. One of the most active in the composition of the guests was the leader of the Argentine national team Lionel Messi, who played in its composition, fully match.
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The Russians were close to success in the second half. So, Denis Glushakov struck the goalpost from a distance, he soon struck from outside the penalty area, but the goalkeeper reflected the impact. At the end of the game before conceding a goal to the Russians a chance to score a goal got Fedor Smolov, who, however, could not get his head on the ball while facing the goal.
The teams played the following compositions:
Russia: Igor Akinfeev, Mario Fernandez (Igor Smolnikov, 46), Georgy Jikia, Victor Vasin, Fedor Kudryashov, Konstantin Rausch, Dmitri Poloz (Alan Dzagoev, 46), Denis Glushakov, Daler Kuzyaev (Alexander Erokhin, 69), Alexander Kokorin (Alexey Miranchuk, 83), Fedor Smolov.
Argentina: Sergio Romero, Javier Mascherano, German Pezzella, Nicolás Otamendi, Enzo Perez (Ever Banega, 90+1), Mathias, Kranewitter, Giovanni Lo Celso (Alejandro Gomez, 60), Eduardo Salvio (Christian Pavone, 78), Lionel Messi, Angel Di Maria (Diego Perotti, 75), Sergio Aguero (Paulo Dibala, 86).
A meeting of the Russia – Argentina became the first, which took place at the stadium “Luzhniki” after reconstruction for the 2018 world Cup.
On 14 September, the Russian team will play a friendly match with Spain, the game will be held in St. Petersburg. As for Argentina, it is in the day will play against Nigeria.