2017 Confederations Cup opener in St. Petersburg to start the contest, host Russia 2-0 victory over Oceania champion New Zealand, made a good start. Russian defender Vassin header in the column, striker Poulos restricted area fell to the ground without a penalty. New Zealand defender Boksol since Oolong. The second half, the Russian striker Smolov expanded the score. [Russian win to win the small guns already know! Anti-Japanese 21 in 2017
Host Russia for the first time to join the Confederations Cup. Compared with the play warm-up battle compared to Chile, Chelceov replaced four starting, Kyrgyzstan, Turkkov, Ye Luo Xin, Polos played. New Zealand had warm up before losing to Northern Ireland and Belarus. Smith and Barba Rousse played, replacing Chimopoulos and Smeltz. The two teams had only one battle, the 1982 World Cup Soviet 3 to 0 win.
More than 60,000 fans watch the scene, the security of the scene tight, held a brief warm before the opening ceremony, Russian President Vladimir Putin brief speech: “Welcome to Russia.” Opening stage of Russia control the situation. Golowin left the restricted area frontier volley shot by Marinoovic. Samedov takes the corner and Smolov header goes high. Russia, the first 7 minutes almost broke, Samedor on the right side of the corner, Waxin 8 meters in front of the top hit the left goal post, McGowan door line rescue www.xfifa.com!
New Zealand 13 minutes first opportunity, goalkeeper Marinoovic backcourt, Wood left the header ferry, Smith small angle shovel hit bared. 2 minutes after the controversy, the Russian backstage long pass, Smith intercepted the ball, Poruz won the ball single shot into the restricted area, the face goalkeeper Marinoovic shovel cut off the ground, the Colombian referee Luo Er Dan did not interrupt the game, from the slow Mirror, Marinoovic did not shovel the ball, it seems to contact the Poulos legs.
New Zealand to fight the opportunity to the front, Wood 22 meters in front of the volley higher. Kyrgyzstan left foot low shot by Marinoovic closed the lower right corner. Smolov was blown off the back of the left foot to push the door, Loddan did not show up. Russia takes the lead in 31 minutes! Ye Luo Xin frontcourt rush to pass, Poruosi non-stop ball volley paddle, Glu Shakov single shot into the restricted area right foot pick goalkeeper Marinoovic, and braved the risk of injury, escort hit the right door Column inside the bomb into the door, 1 to 0. The official end of the ball will be recorded as Boksol Oolong. After the ball of Groshakov, Smolov restricted the left side of the door 10 meters away from the door Tuishe missed the far post.
The second half began 3 minutes, Smolov right-sided biography, Poros points after 10 meters away from the door rushed by Marinovic flying seal, Ye Luo Xin right side of the blanket was saved by Marinoovic! Russia missed the opportunity for the first 53 minutes, Golowin backcourt counterattack long-range raid, Polos restricted area on the left side of the door 12 meters from the Tuishe was Marinoovic crossed out, Smith grab in front of Smolov rescue Shovel the bottom line! Samedov took a free kick at 23 meters above the door.
Chelceov adjusted the striker, Bukharov replaced Poroz. Russia’s 69th minute to expand the score! Smolov broke the ball in the middle of the road, Samedor on the right side of the low pass by the other defender Boksol missed, Smolov after the door 4 meters from the door into the near corner, 2 to 0. Tarassov replaced Ye Luo Xin. New Zealand for the first 77 minutes to create a threat, Thomas right side of the restricted area front semi-volley volley was Akinfeyev closed near corner, McGrinc’s right out of the corner, Smith 7 meters away from the door rushed to keep the post Erkov destroyed!
Russia (5-3-2): 1 – Akinfeyev / 19 – Samedo, 6 – Kyrgyzstan, 5 – Waxin, 13 – Kudurya Shaw, 18 – Turkkov / 21 – Ye Luo Xin (77’22 – Tarassov), 8 – Gruceakov, 17 – Golowen / 9 – Smolov (90’15 – Milan Chuk), 7 – (64’11 – Bukharov)
New Zealand (5-3-2): 1 – Marinoovic / 18 – Colville (83’13 – Patterson), 20 – Smith, 22 – Durant, 5 – Bocker, (61’6-ti loma), 8-McGrath, 14-Thomas / 11-Rojas (71’10-Smeltz), 9-Wood