Russia wins first match of 2009, defeating Azerbaijan

Society Materials 28 March 2009 20:14 (UTC +04:00)

Russia's soccer team won the first official match of 2009, winning through the qualifying tournament, World Cup 2010 in Moscow, over Azerbaijan team with the score 2:0.

Qualifying Match World Cup between the national teams of Russia and Azerbaijan in Moscow ended on the "Luzhniki" stadium. Roman Pavlyuchenko scored with a penalty kick the first goal in the 32 th minute. Konstantin Zyryanov, increased the advantage of the Russians 72 th minute,  Vesti reported.

In the remaining time of the match the game calmed down and the Russians relaxed, allowing the Azeris to hit the bars on the 90th minute of the match. Nevertheless, the bill has not changed, and the team of Russia won 2:0.