As part of the qualifying tournament of the 2010 World Cup team Russia national football team with the score 2:0 outflank Azerbaijan. Team Russia came to a meeting with the Azeris, in his strongest structure - head coach Guus Hiddink has issued a field virtually the same players who won third prize at the recent European Championships. From the first minutes of the meeting at the filled to capacity "Luzhniki" Russians led an attack on the gate of his rivals, and already at the third minute, Andrei Arshavin, creating a moment in the penalty area to score, but shot the attacker "Arsenal" serious threat to the goalkeeper Farhan Veliyeva no tail.
Team Russia opened the account on 32 th minute of the meeting - a good ball from the penalty inflicted Roman Pavlyuchenko.
Forward Breaks near the goalkeeper but missed Farkhad Veliyev involute ball under-handed. On the 56 th minute Hiddink held the first replacement: team captain Sergei Semak replaced Alan Dzagoev, and Captain's band proceeded to Semshovu. On the 71 th minute of the match distinguished Konstantin Zyryanov.
Alan Dzagoev missed the ball on Pavlyuchenko, Roman gave penetrative passing on Zyryanova, the closer to the goalkeeper and guests with an acute angle beautifully outside party foot sent the ball straight to the far corner of Azerbaijan - 2:0!
Immediately behind this Roman Pavlyuchenko, the recording itself into an asset in this match, a goal and efficient passing, was replaced in the field, Pavel Pogrebnyak. In the remaining time of the match the Russians somewhat relaxed, allowing the Azeris in the 90 th minute of the match to get into bars. The match at Luzhniki "between Russia and Azerbaijan took place not only in bespritsendentnyh security measures, but also with a fully-filled stands.
After four games the team Russia ranks second in its group, one point behind the national team of Germany. In the qualifying tournament for the World Cup in 2010, except for Azerbaijan, the Russians reviews Wales (with the score 2:1) and Finland (3:0), but lost the away team in Germany with the score 1:2. Next match wards Gusan Hiddinka spend away from the Liechtenstein national team on April 1. On the same day the teams will play in London, England and Ukraine.