JUN 16, 2021 08:30 PM IST
Full Time! Russia 1-0 Finland
Russia beat Finland 1-0. Russia’s Aleksei Miranchuk starred with the only goal of the match in the first half.
JUN 16, 2021 08:26 PM IST
90+3′ Finland 0-1 Russia
Chance for Russia but Zhemaletdinov shoots over from a good position and misses the target.
JUN 16, 2021 08:24 PM IST
UEFA EURO 2020: 90+1′ Finland 0-1 Russia
O’Shaughnessy gets booked by the referee. Sobolev on the ground which causes a delay in the game.
JUN 16, 2021 08:23 PM IST
89′ Finland 0-1 Russia
Great effort from Arajuuri but his header gets drifted over the bar.
JUN 16, 2021 08:22 PM IST
88′ Finland 0-1 Russia
Yellow Card to Russian captain. Dzhikiya booked by the referee. Free kick for Finland and chance to get the equalizer.
JUN 16, 2021 08:18 PM IST
EURO 2020: 85′ Finland 0-1 Russia
Russia go for double substitution.
Sobolev on for Dzyuba.
Mukhin on for Miranchuk.
JUN 16, 2021 08:17 PM IST
84′ Finland 0-1 Russia
Another Finland switch: Toivio for Jensen – A BIG MOVE
JUN 16, 2021 08:17 PM IST
84′ Finland 0-1 Russia
Another foul affects Finland’s momentum as they are toiling to find the equalizer. Kauko concedes a free-kick.
JUN 16, 2021 08:14 PM IST
UEFA EURO 2020: 81′ Finland 0-1 Russia
Dzyuba gets penalised for a foul on Toivio. Free-kick for Finland.
JUN 16, 2021 08:10 PM IST
77′ Finland 0-1 Russia
Pohjanpalo is penalised for a foul. Dzhikiya takes the free-kick.
JUN 16, 2021 08:09 PM IST
75′ Finland 0-1 Russia
Substitution for Finland again:
OUT: Jukka Ritala, Teemu Pukki
IN: Pyry Soiri, Lassi Lappalainen
JUN 16, 2021 08:04 PM IST
UEFA EURO 2020: 72′ Finland 0-1 Russia
Kuzyaev shoots but Hradecky makes a brilliant save.
JUN 16, 2021 08:03 PM IST
69′ Finland 0-1 Russia
Jikia is down inside the area and the medics are on. Russia would not want anymore injury at the moment.
JUN 16, 2021 08:01 PM IST
EURO 2020: 67′ Finland 0-1 Russia
Substitution for Finland:
Out: Rasmus Schuller
In: Joni Kauko
JUN 16, 2021 08:00 PM IST
66′ Finland 0-1 Russia
BIG CHANCE, but Russia miss it. Miranchuk passes to Zhemaletdinov but his shot rolls past the goalpost.
JUN 16, 2021 07:57 PM IST
65′ Finland 0-1 Russia
Zobnin concedes a free-kick for a foul on Lod.
JUN 16, 2021 07:54 PM IST
61′ Finland 0-1 Russia
2nd change for Russia:
In: Rifat Zhemaletdinov
Out: Magomed Ozdoev
JUN 16, 2021 07:51 PM IST
56′ Finland 0-1 Russia
Lod cuts inside from right but gets blocked by Dzhikiya. Finland continue to seek equalizer.
JUN 16, 2021 07:47 PM IST
UEFA Euro 2020: 51′ Finland 0-1 Russia
Good shot from Golovin but misses the target. He took his chance but the shot was wide of the goalpost.
JUN 16, 2021 07:42 PM IST
50′ Finland 0-1 Russia
Pukki misses the target. He was through but Diveev nullifies Finland’s chance with last-gasp challenge.
JUN 16, 2021 07:30 PM IST
Halftime – Finland 0-1 Russia
The game finishes with Russia leading at half-time. Finland had an early goal which was ruled out for off-side. Russia kept on handling the pressure and went ahead with magnificent efforts from Miranchuk in added time.
JUN 16, 2021 07:22 PM IST
45+2′ Finland 0-1 Russia
GOALLLLL! Russia finds it. Miranchuk plays an amazing short one-two with Dzyuba, then shows neat feet to curl an exquisite finish, outplaying the cover of Finland defenders.
JUN 16, 2021 07:17 PM IST
44′ Finland 0-0 Russia
Tight contest in midfield with Ozdoev and Kamara significantly involved. Six injury minutes added.
JUN 16, 2021 07:14 PM IST
41′ Finland 0-0 Russia
Arajuuri gets penalised for a foul on Dzyuba.
JUN 16, 2021 07:12 PM IST
40′ Finland 0-0 Russia
Finland get a Free kick as Pukki is hit in the face near the left touchline, right in front of the dugout.
JUN 16, 2021 07:09 PM IST
37′ Finland 0-0 Russia
Chance for Russia, but missed. Sensational defending from Uronen and Karavaev looks in pain after colliding with a goalpost.
JUN 16, 2021 07:06 PM IST
34′ Finland 0-0 Russia
Yellow Card to Magomed Ozdoev.
JUN 16, 2021 07:02 PM IST
30′ Finland 0-0 Russia
Russia miss a chance. Dzyuba almost had it but the header didn’t hit the target. Ozdoev sends an overhead kick but Dzyuba doesn’t get enough.
JUN 16, 2021 07:01 PM IST
27′ Finland 0-0 Russia
Barinov booked. He tried to pull back Kamara and the referee isn’t afraid of a yellow card.
JUN 16, 2021 06:58 PM IST
25′ Finland 0-0 Russia
Fernandes has done himself serious damage and he gets stretchered off. Karavaev comes in at his place.
JUN 16, 2021 06:55 PM IST
22′ Finland 0-0 Russia
YELLOW CARD! Midfielder Kamara has been booked by the referee. Concedes a free kick for a foul on Zobnin.
JUN 16, 2021 06:52 PM IST
21′ Finland 0-0 Russia
Great effort from Diveev. Pohjanpalo looks for an opportunity but the Russian defender blocks it brilliantly.
JUN 16, 2021 06:49 PM IST
16′ Finland 0-0 Russia
Russia gets Free Kick as Pukki fouls Zobnin. Diveev takes it but little comes form it.
JUN 16, 2021 06:48 PM IST
13′ Finland 0-0 Russia
OFFSIDE! Nice play from Miranchuk, passing it to Dzyuba inside the penalty area. He hits the post before the flag goes up.
JUN 16, 2021 06:44 PM IST
10′ Finland 0-0 Russia
Ozdoyev misses the target from 6 yards out. He had a chance for a goal but skies it over the post.
JUN 16, 2021 06:37 PM IST
3′ Goal disallowed due to off-side – FINLAND 0-0 RUSSIA
3′ NO GOAL! Tough luck, Finland. The goal has been disallowed for offside.
JUN 16, 2021 06:35 PM IST
3′ GOAL! FINLAND 1-0 RUSSIA
3′ Amazing start from Finland! Pohjanpalo scores stunning goal; Finland 1-0 Russia
JUN 16, 2021 06:27 PM IST
Here come the teams. The crowd at the St Petersburg Stadium is cheered up. National anthems underway before the kick-off.
JUN 16, 2021 06:17 PM IST
Finland vs Russia: Form Guide
Finland: W, L, L, L, D, D
Russia: L, W, D, L, W, W
JUN 16, 2021 06:13 PM IST
We have to improve our attacking: Markku Kanerva, Finland coach
“We have to improve our attacking. We need to create more chances and score more goals. This is going to be a tough game for sure. Russia pretty much have to win this game; they will be hurt and they will be aggressive. Everything in the group is open. We’re looking at everything we can do to get the win or at least get a point.”
JUN 16, 2021 06:10 PM IST
Aleksandr Golovin, Artem Dzyuba, Aleksei Miranchuk, Magomed Ozdoev, Dmitri Barinov, Roman Zobnin, Daler Kuzyaev, Georgi Dzhikiya, Igor Diveev, Mario Fernandes, Matvei Safonov
JUN 16, 2021 06:03 PM IST
Lukas Hradecky, Joona Toivio, Paulus Arajuuri, Daniel O’Shaughnessy, Rasmus Schuller, Glen Kamara, Jukka Raitala, Robin Lod, Jere Uronen, Teemu Pukki, Joel Pohjanpalo
JUN 16, 2021 05:58 PM IST
Goalkeepers: Yuri Dyupin, Matvei Safonov, Anton Shunin
Defenders: Igor Diveev, Georgi Dzhikiya, Mario Fernandes, Vyacheslav Karavaev, Fedor Kudryashov, Andrei Semenov
Midfielders: Dmitri Barinov, Denis Cheryshev, Daniil Fomin, Aleksandr Golovin, Daler Kuzyaev, Andrei Mostovoy, Maksim Mukhin, Magomed Ozdoev, Rifat Zhemaletdinov, Yuri Zhirkov, Roman Zobnin
Forwards: Artem Dzyuba, Aleksei Ionov, Denis Makarov, Aleksei Miranchuk, Aleksandr Sobolev, Anton Zabolotny.
JUN 16, 2021 05:51 PM IST
Goalkeepers: Lukas Hradecky, Anssi Jaakkola, Jesse Joronen
Defenders: Paulus Arajuuri, Robert Ivanov, Thomas Lam, Daniel O’Shaughnessy, Jukka Raitala, Joona Toivio, Jere Uronen, Leo Väisänen Sauli Vaisanen
Midfielders: Nikolai Alho, Fredrik Jensen, Glen Kamara, Joni Kauko, Robin Lod, Rasmus Schuller, Pyry Soiri, Tim Sparv, Robert Taylor, Onni Valakar
Forwards: Marcus Forss, Lassi Lappalainen, Joel Pohjanpalo, Teemu Pukki.
JUN 16, 2021 05:49 PM IST
Finland vs Russia – LIVE
Hello and welcome to the live blog of the Euro 2020 match between Finland and Russia. For the Russians, it’s a must-win tie as they desperately need to have points in their kitty. After a 3-0 loss against Belgium, they would look to make a comeback. Finland are coming into the contest after thumping Denmark and would like to continue their winning run.