The Russian team lost to the team of Portugal in the match of confederations Cup

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Pescaprae in fotomancer Igor Akinfeev (Russia) during the match of the confederations Cup 2017 football match between Russia and PortugalThe Russian team lost to the team of Portugal in the match of confederations Cup© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Pescaprae the image Bank

The Russian team lost to the team of Portugal in the match of the confederations Cup with the score 0:1. The only goal in the eighth minute scored by striker Madrid «real» Cristiano Ronaldo.

The meeting was held on Wednesday in Moscow at the stadium «Spartak». After today’s match Portugal came in first place in the group And she scored four points. Russia after two games ranks second in the group with three points. In the first match of the Cup on 17 June, the Russians beat team New Zealand 2:0.

The next game of the Russian team will be held in Kazan on June 24 against team Mexico.

 

From the stands the game looked 42 759 viewers — just as is the capacity of the arena in Tushino on the matches of the confederations Cup.

This game was one-hundredth in the team for goalkeeper Russians Igor Akinfeev. The goalkeeper remains on the fourth place among the Champions in the matches for the Russian national team, behind Sergei Ignashevich (120), Victor Onopko (109) and Vasily Berezutsky (101).

The confederations Cup takes place from 17 June to 2 July in Moscow, St.-Petersburg, Kazan and Sochi.

 

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