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Brazil 1-1 Russia: International Friendly, As It Happened

Ed DoveContributor IIISeptember 23, 2016

Final Score: 1-1 Fayzulin's opening goal is cancelled out by Fred's late winner as Russia and Brazil play out a pulsating encounter at Stamford Bridge. Both sides had chances to run away with the game early on, but Russian resiliency was often equal to Brazil's occasionally disjointed attack. Both Fabio Capello and Felipe Scolari will take solace and substance from their side's displays, and the pair can look optimistically forward to the World Cup next year.

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