Belgium 3 vs. Russia 2 in the 2002 World Cup

Information about the 1st Round Group H game played in the 2002 Soccer World Cup between the National Teams of Russia and Belgium with details about goals, starters and reserves, substitutions, cards and more.

Game played in the

Date: Friday, June 14, 2002

3 - 2
Goals:
7'
Goal min 7
Johan Walem
Goal min 52
52'
Vladimir Beschastnykh
78'
Goal min 78
Wesley Sonck
82'
Goal min 82
Marc Wilmots
Goal min 88
88'
Dmitri Sychev

Players

Belgium Belgium
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
1.
DF
3.
90+2'
DF
5.
DF
15.
DF
16.
MF
8.
MF
10.
Goal min 7
MF
11.
78'
MF
18.
FW
7.
Goal min 82
FW
22.
70'
Entered
DF
4.
90+2'
MF
6.
78'
FW
9.
Goal min 78
70'
Other Reserves
GK
13.
GK
23.
DF
2.
DF
12.
MF
14.
MF
17.
MF
19.
MF
21.
FW
20.
Coach: Robert Waseige
Russia Russia
Pos Je Player
Starters
GK
1.
DF
2.
DF
3.
43'
DF
7.
MF
4.
34'
MF
5.
MF
8.
82'
MF
9.
MF
15.
MF
21.
FW
11.
Goal min 52
Entered
DF
18.
43'
FW
16.
82'
FW
22.
Goal min 88
34'
Other Reserves
GK
12.
GK
23.
DF
13.
DF
14.
MF
6.
MF
10.
MF
17.
MF
20.
FW
19.
Coach: Oleg Romantsev

Abbreviations and Notes:
Pos = Position. It shows the player's natural position but not necessarily the one he played in this particular game
Positions: GK: Goalkeeper / DF: Defender / MF: Midfielder / FW: Forward
Je. = Jersey number / (C) = Captain / HT: at half-time

Cards

National Team
Player
Card and Minutes
Russia
Russia
Andrei Solomatin
12' yellow card
Russia
Russia
Alexei Smertin
14' yellow card
Belgium
Belgium
Yves Vanderhaeghe
39' yellow card
Russia
Russia
Dmitry Alenichev
64' yellow card
Russia
Russia
Dmitri Sennikov
84' yellow card

Substitutions

Belgium Belgium
Minute
70
Wesley Sonck
replaced
Mbo Mpenza
Minute
78
Timmy Simons
replaced
Gert Verheyen
Minute
90+2
Eric Van Meir
replaced
Glen De Boeck
Russia Russia
Minute
34
Dmitri Sychev
replaced
Alexei Smertin
Minute
43
Dmitri Sennikov
replaced
Yuri Nikiforov
Minute
82
Alexander Kerzhakov
replaced
Valeri Karpin