Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
  • 90+3
    Lazarevski (FYROM) takes the corner.
  • Substitution
    89
    Anyukov (in) - Bystrov (out) (Russia)
  • Substitution
    88
    Toleski (in) - Vasoski (out) (FYROM)
  • Goal
    86
    Kerzhakov (Russia) scores!
    The ten men of Russia move 3-0 ahead as substitute Aleksandr Kerzhakov collects a pass from Arshavin and finds the net with his right foot. FYR Macedonia will be ruing that penalty miss and wondering how different things could have been had they scored to level matters.
  • Goal
    83
    Arshavin (Russia) scores!
    With six minutes to play Russia double their advantage and look to be on their way to three points that would leapfrog them over Israel and Croatia, although both sides will have the opportunity to regain an edge later today. Andrei Arshavin is the man on the scoresheet as he finds the net from the edge of the penalty area.
  • 82
    Popov (FYROM) is penalised for a foul on Ignashevich (Russia).
  • 82
    Popov (FYROM) is penalised for a foul on Arshavin (Russia).
  • Yellow Card
    82
    Mitreski (FYROM) is shown a yellow card.
  • 78
    Vasoski (FYROM) is penalised for a foul on Arshavin (Russia).
  • 76
    Arshavin (Russia) misses the target.
  • 74
    Sumulikoski (FYROM) is penalised for a foul on Semshov (Russia).
  • Penalty
    72
    Mitreski (FYROM) missed the penalty saved by the goalkeeper.
  • 72
    Malafeev (Russia) makes a save.
  • Substitution
    70
    Malafeev (in) - Sychev (out) (Russia)
  • Red Card
    70
    Gabulov (Russia) is shown the red card.
  • 69
    Maznov (FYROM) was fouled in the penalty area by Gabulov (Russia)
  • 68
    Ignashevich (Russia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Pandev (FYROM).
  • 68
    V. Berezutski (Russia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Maznov (FYROM).
  • Substitution
    66
    Kerzhakov (in) - Pavlyuchenko (out) (Russia)
  • 66
    Arshavin (Russia) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 65
    Bilyaletdinov (Russia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Lazarevski (FYROM).
  • 62
    Pavlyuchenko (Russia) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 60
    Milosevski (FYROM) makes a save.
  • 60
    Bilyaletdinov (Russia) has an effort on goal.
  • 60
    Arshavin (Russia) has a shot blocked.
  • 59
    Vasoski (FYROM) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Sychev (Russia).
  • 58
    A. Berezutski (Russia) misses the target.
  • 57
    Arshavin (Russia) delivers the corner.
  • 57
    Semshov (Russia) has a shot blocked.
  • 53
    Arshavin (Russia) delivers the corner.
  • 53
    Sychev (Russia) has a shot blocked.
  • 53
    Sychev (Russia) hits the post.
  • 51
    Gabulov (Russia) makes a save.
  • 51
    Lazarevski (FYROM) has an effort on goal.
  • 50
    Arshavin (Russia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Mitreski (FYROM).
  • 49
    Pandev (FYROM) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 49
    Pavlyuchenko (Russia) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 47
    Arshavin (Russia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Lazarevski (FYROM).
  • Yellow Card
    46
    Pandev (FYROM) is booked.
  • Substitution
    46
    Maznov (in) - Stojkov (out) (FYROM)
  • Substitution
    46
    Trajanov (in) - A. Mitreski (out) (FYROM)
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
  • 44
    Pandev (FYROM) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on A. Berezutski (Russia).
  • 42
    Lazarevski (FYROM) misses the target.
  • 42
    Lazarevski (FYROM) delivers the corner.
  • 41
    A. Berezutski (Russia) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Pandev (FYROM).
  • 39
    Bystrov (Russia) misses the target.
  • 37
    Milosevski (FYROM) makes a save.
  • 37
    Sychev (Russia) has an effort on goal.
  • 33
    Milosevski (FYROM) makes a save.
  • 33
    Arshavin (Russia) delivers the corner.
  • 32
    Lazarevski (FYROM) delivers the corner.
  • 32
    Gabulov (Russia) makes a save.
  • 32
    Lazarevski (FYROM) has an effort on goal.
  • 30
    Pavlyuchenko (Russia) is flagged for offside.
  • 27
    Popov (FYROM) misses the target.
  • 26
    Milosevski (FYROM) makes a save.
  • 25
    Sychev (Russia) has an effort on goal.
  • 25
    Zyryanov (Russia) misses the target.
  • 24
    Zyryanov (Russia) misses the target.
  • 22
    Bystrov (Russia) misses the target.
  • 19
    Popov (FYROM) misses the target.
  • 19
    Semshov (Russia) is penalised for a foul on Pandev (FYROM).
  • 15
    Tasevski (FYROM) is penalised for a foul on Zyryanov (Russia).
  • 13
    Pandev (FYROM) is flagged for offside.
  • 13
    Ignashevich (Russia) misses the target.
  • 12
    Arshavin (Russia) takes the corner.
  • Goal
    6
    V. Berezutski (Russia) scores!
    An early goal for Russia as Vasili Berezutski hits a low drive past Petar Milosevski into the centre of the goal from inside the penalty area after latching on to Andrei Arshavin's left-wing centre. Russia can go top of Group E, if only temporarily, if they win today.
  • 5
    Sedloski (FYROM) is penalised for a foul on Arshavin (Russia).
  • 4
    Arshavin (Russia) takes the corner.
  • 4
    Arshavin (Russia) takes the corner.
  • 4
    Arshavin (Russia) has a shot blocked.
  • 3
    Mitreski (FYROM) is penalised for a foul on Zyryanov (Russia).
  • 2
    Pavlyuchenko (Russia) has a shot blocked.
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red card
    Red card
  • Yellow card
    Yellow card
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution