3 - 0
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Romelu Lukaku 11' -
Scored: 11'


Thomas Meunier 34' -
Scored: 34'


Romelu Lukaku 88' -
Scored: 88'


Live Updates for Belgium -v- Russia

90' + 2'

FULL TIME!

The game has ended between Belgium and Russia. A brace from Romelu Lukaku and a strike from Thomas Meunier gives Belgium all three points in the Group B encounter.

90' + 1'

Miranchuk fires a free kick over from the edge of the box.

88'

ASSIST!

Thomas Meunier (Belgium) provides the assist.

88'

GOAL!

Romelu Lukaku (Belgium) scores. Meunier drifts into the centre of the pitch before playing Lukaku in on goal. The Inter Milan forward then finishes calmly past Shunin to make it 3.

84'

The free kick ends with Golovin's cross being cleared behind by Boyata for a corner. The set piece is cleared with ease.

83'

Mukhin wins a free kick 20 yards from goal after being fouled by Dendonker.

80'

Miranchuck earns a free kick on the halfway line after a foul by Tielemens.

78'

Eden Hazard's first contribution is to get through a couple of Russian tackles before being taken down just inside the opposition half.

76'

Substitution

Dennis Praet (in) - Yannick Ferreira Carrasco (out) (Belgium).

76'

Substitution

Thomas Vermaelen (in) - Jan Vertonghen (out) (Belgium).

75'

Ruissia are keeping the ball well, but Belgium are making sure that they don't threaten Courtois' goal.

71'

Substitution

Eden Hazard (in) - Dries Mertens (out) (Belgium).

70'

Belgium seem happy to see this one out. They're not putting much energy into anything except for keeping the ball and defending at the moment.

65'

Dzyuba is penalised for a foul on Vertonghen.

63'

Substitution

Maksim Mukhin (in) - Roman Zobnin (out) (Russia).

63'

Substitution

Alexey Miranchuk (in) - Denis Cheryshev (out) (Russia).

62'

Shunin clears the corner without any issues.

61'

Mertens wins a corner off Ozdoev.

59'

Russia have been much better at the start of this second half. Pressing Belgium at every opportunity and always looking for the quick ball forward.

55'

Carrasco finds Lukaku with a short pass, but his effort from the edge of the box is well blocked.

53'

Thorgan Hazard dribbles a couple of yards before finding Carrasco who crosses for Lukaku, but he can't make contact.

52'

Karaveyev's cross from the left goes safely wide of the far post after some good work in the Russian midfield.

50'

Courtois does well to punch Diveev's long ball clear.

47'

Russia start the second half on the front foot with Zobnin firing high and wide from 30 yards.

46'

Substitution

Igor Diveev (in) - Dmitri Barinov (out) (Russia).

46'

SECOND HALF

The second half between Belgium and Russia has started.

45' + 4'

HALF TIME

It is half-time between Belgium and Russia. Goals from Lukaku and Meunier give Belgium the lead at the break following suspect defending from Russia. In general, Belgium have been well on top, but Russia have looked dangerous on the counter.

45' + 3'

Carrasco works some magic to jink his way past three Russian defenders before shooting just over from ten yards.

45' + 1'

Tielemens try to find Meunier with a long ball but the ball goes out for a goal kick.

43'

Substitution

Vyacheslav Karaveyev (in) - Yuri Zhirkov (out) (Russia).

38'

Golovin's free kick finds Dzyuba who heads the ball across goal but no one is there to make the all improtant contact.

36'

Zhirkov is down receiving treatment for a calf problem.

34'

GOAL!

Thomas Meunier (Belgium) scores. Thorgan Hazard's in-swinging cross is palmed straight to Meunier by Shunin and the substitute makes no mistake by passing the ball into the bottom corner from close range.

32'

Kuzyaev was also replaced following the clash of heads with Castagne.

30'

Alderweireld is allowed to advance with the ball before firing safely over the bar from 40 yards.

30'

Substitution

Denis Cheryshev (in) - Daler Kuzyaev (out) (Russia).

28'

Castagne is replaced after coming off worst in a clash of heads.

28'

Substitution

Thomas Meunier (in) - Timothy Castagne (out) (Belgium).

25'

Carrasco wins a corner after some promising play from Mertens and Lukaku. The resulting set piece is cleared.

23'

Thorgan Hazard is denied from close range by Shunin after a mix up in the Russia defence.

19'

Belgium almost make it two as Lukaku runs form deep before being forced out wide. The forward then plays it back for Dendonker who fires over the cross-bar from close range.

17'

Dzyuba lays the ball down for Ozdoev after a cross from the right, but the effort is weak and well wide of the Belgium goal.

14'

Golovin does well to win a corner after running at the Belgium defence from deep. Golovin's corner is then headed straight at Courtois by Mario Fernandes.

11'

GOAL!

Romelu Lukaku (Belgium) scores. Semyonov makes a complete mess of his clearance after a ball came in from Mertens, and Lukaku is on hand to finish into the bottom corner of the net from inside the box.

8'

Corner to Russia. The resulting delivery goes out for a throw on the far side of the pitch.

7'

Carrasco comes in from the left and trys to find Lukaku with a low pass, but Shunin collects with ease.

5'

Tielemens trys to play a 20 yard pass to Catagne down the right, but it goes out of play before the full-back can get to it.

4'

Both teams playing it safe early on with all passes going either backwards or sidewards.

1'

GAME ON!

The game between Belgium and Russia has kicked off.

0'

We're moments away from kick-off.

0'

Belgium are expected to setup in a 3-4-3 formation with Carrasco and Mertens supporting Lukaku. Russia will start in a 4-2-3-1 formation with their captain Artem Dzyuba leading the line.

0'

My name is Josh Dolan and I'll be taking you through tonight's updates. You can contact me through twitter using @joshdolan96 or @extratimenews.

0'

You're very welcome to our coverage of the UEFA Euro 2020 Group B match between Russia and Belgium on what's been a difficult evening for football. All of us at extratime.com would like to send our best wishes to Christian Eriksen, his family, and everyone else affected by the events earlier this evening.





Belgium
WJune 21, 2021
Finland 0 - 2 Belgium
WJune 27, 2021
Belgium 1 - 0 Portugal
LJuly 2, 2021
Belgium 1 - 2 Italy
LOct. 7, 2021
Belgium 2 - 3 France
LOct. 10, 2021
Italy 2 - 1 Belgium
Thibaut Courtois 1
Goalkeeper
Dedryck Boyata 4
Defender
Toby Alderweireld 2
Defender
© Jan Vertonghen 5
76'
76Subbed Off: Thomas Vermaelen 76'
Defender
Leander Dendoncker 19
Midfielder
Timothy Castagne 21
28'
28Subbed Off: Thomas Meunier 28'
Midfielder
Thorgan Hazard 16
Midfielder
Youri Tielemans 8
Midfielder
Yannick Carrasco 11
76'
76Subbed Off: Dennis Praet 76'
Forward
Romelu Lukaku 9
Scored: 11'
Scored: 88'
Forward
Dries Mertens 14
71'
71Subbed Off: Eden Hazard 71'
Forward

Substitutes
Jeremy Doku 25
Forward
Jason Denayer 18
Defender
Nacer Chadli 22
Midfield
Christian Benteke 20
Forward
Michy Batshuayi 23
Forward
Eden Hazard 10
71'
71Subbed On: Dries Mertens 71'
Forward
Thomas Meunier 15
28'
28Subbed On: Timothy Castagne 28'
Scored: 34'
Defender
Simon Mignolet 12
Goalkeeper
Dennis Praet 26
76'
76Subbed On: Yannick Carrasco 76'
Midfield
Matz Sels 13
Goalkeeper
Leandro Trossard 24
Forward
Thomas Vermaelen 3
76'
76Subbed On: Jan Vertonghen 76'
Defender
Russia
LNov. 18, 2020
Serbia 5 - 0 Russia
LJune 12, 2021
Belgium 3 - 0 Russia
WJune 16, 2021
Finland 0 - 1 Russia
LJune 21, 2021
Russia 1 - 4 Denmark
WSept. 4, 2021
Cyprus 0 - 2 Russia
1 Anton Shunin
Goalkeeper
18 Yuri Zhirkov
Defender 43'
43Subbed Off: Vyacheslav Karaveyev 43'
5 Andrei Semyonov
Defender
2 Mario Fernandes
Defender
14 Georgy Dzhikya
Defender
11 Roman Zobnin
Midfielder 63'
63Subbed Off: Maksim Mukhin 63'
7 Magomed Ozdoev
Midfielder
23 Daler Kuzyaev
Midfielder 30'
30Subbed Off: Denis Cheryshev 30'
17 Aleksandr Golovin
Midfielder
8 Dmitri Barinov
Midfielder 46'
46Subbed Off: Igor Diveev 46'
22 Artem Dzyuba ©
Forward

Substitutes
19 Rifat Zhemaletdinov
Forward
10 Anton Zabolotny
Forward
9 Aleksandr Sobolev
Forward
16 Matvei Safonov
Goalkeeper
26 Maksim Mukhin
Midfield 63'
63Subbed On: Roman Zobnin 63'
15 Alexey Miranchuk
Midfield 63'
63Subbed On: Denis Cheryshev 63'
4 Vyacheslav Karaveyev
Defender 43'
43Subbed On: Yuri Zhirkov 43'
20 Aleksei Ionov
Forward
Roman Evgenyev
Defender
12 Yuri Dyupin
Goalkeeper
3 Igor Diveev
Defender 46'
46Subbed On: Dmitri Barinov 46'
6 Denis Cheryshev
Midfield 30'
30Subbed On: Daler Kuzyaev 30'
63'
63Subbed Off: Alexey Miranchuk 63'

MATCH INFO

Competition: Euro 2020 Group B

Date: 8 p.m. June 12, 2021

Venue: Saint Petersburg Stadium

Referee: Unknown

Attendance: Unknown

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