A total of 4 matches were played today of the ongoing FIFA world cup 2018 friendly matches. The match wise highlights of all 4 matches are appended below.
Match Wise Highlights
Match 1 Of 4: Russia Vs Turkey
Result: 1 – 1
- Russia: Samedov 35’
- Turkey: Malli 59’
- Russia were denied a win yet again much to the disappointment of the FIFA World Cup 2018 hosts.
- The Russians were in the lead in the first half, courtesy of Samedov’s excellent goal at the 35th minute.
- However, it was in the 2nd half that Turkey’s Malli struck at the 59th minute to level the scoreboard.
- The match came to a draw and the current form of Russian players isn’t looking good before the upcoming FIFA World Cup 2018.
Match 2 Of 4: Kazakhstan Vs Azerbaijan
Result: 3 – 0
- Kazakhstan: Roman Murtazeyev 13′, Serikzhan Muzhikov 14′, Baktiyor Zainutdinov 90′
- It was comprehensive victory for Kazakhstan over Azerbaijan by a margin of 3 goals.
- The lead was taken by Kazakhstan in the first half as 2 goals were netted a minute apart from each other.
- After the 1st half the scores were 2 – 0 with Kazakhstan in the lead.
- Azerbaijan managed to keep their opponents at bay in the 2nd half however, Baktiyor scored in the dying moments of the match.
- With this goal, Kazakhstan sealed their victory and won the match by 3 – 0.
Match 3 Of 4: Luxemborg Vs Georgia
Result: 0 – 0
Match 4 Of 4: Romania Vs Finland
Result: 2 – 0
- Romania: Cristian Manea 37’, Ciprian Deac 61’
- Romania managed to take the lead in the 1st half of the match when Cristian Manea netted the ball at the 37th minute to put them in the lead.
- Despite trying Finland couldn’t score a goal to level the scoreboard as the 1st half came to an end with Romania in the lead.
- The 2nd half started and after some time Romania increased their lead and it was Ciprian Deac who scored the goal at the 61th minute to make it 2 – 0.
- Finland did not manage to score a single goal till the end of the match as it ended with Romania winning the match.
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