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The World United Through Football Thursday, 26th June

Group Match

Group H

Travel to Algeria Algeria vs Travel to Russia Russia in Curitiba.

Match Preview

In the final Group H matches, Algeria take on Russia in Curitiba while South Korea play Belgium in Sao Paulo.

This is the first time Algeria and Russia meet in a World Cup Finals match; although they did draw (2:2) in a friendly match.

The Match

Algeria reached the knockout stage of the World Cup for the first time in their history with a well-earned draw against Russia.

Goalscorers 0:1
Fabio Capello's side started well; Aleksandr Kokorin opening the scoring for Russia in the sixth minute.

Goalscorers 1:1
Islam Slimani brought the score level on the hour, heading in a Yacine Brahimi free-kick, at the far post.

Algeria held on to earn the point that would see them through to the last sixteen and a game against three-times World Cup winners, Germany.

At least Russia have already qualified for the 2018 World Cup Finals, as hosts.

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Final Score Algeria 1 - Russia 1
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Teams

Travel to Algeria Algeria:
23-Rais M'Bolhi; 20-Aissa Mandi, 4-Essaid Belkalem, 5-Rafik Halliche, 6-Djamel Mesbah; 12-Carl Medjani, 14-Nabil Bentaleb, 10-Sofiane Feghouli, 11-Yacine Brahimi; 18-Abdelmoumene Djabou, 13-Islam Slimani.

Travel to Russia Russia:
1-Igor Akinfeev; 2-Aleksei Kozlov, 14-Vasili Berezutski, 4-Sergei Ignashevich, 23-Dmitri Kombarov; 8-Denis Glushakov, 20-Viktor Fayzulin, 19-Alexander Samedov, 9-Aleksandr Kokorin; 17-Oleg Shatov, 11-Aleksandr Kerzhakov.

2014 World Cup Referees Referee: Cuneyt Cakir - Turkey Travel to Turkey

Yellow Cards 4 yellow cards:
39 mins - Djamel Mesbah (Algeria)
57 mins - Dmitri Kombarov (Russia)
59 mins - Aleksei Kozlov (Russia)
89 mins - Nabil Ghilas (Algeria)

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