International FootballDownload App

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.

Expect comprehensive and complete coverage from Bleacher Report's World Football team in the coming hours and days.

Where can I comment?

Stay on your game

Latest news, insights, and forecasts on your teams across leagues.

Choose Teams
Get it on the App StoreGet it on Google Play

Real-time news for your teams right on your mobile device.

Copyright © 2017 Bleacher Report, Inc. Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. All Rights Reserved. is part of Bleacher Report – Turner Sports Network, part of the Turner Sports and Entertainment Network. Certain photos copyright © 2017 Getty Images. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of Getty Images is strictly prohibited. AdChoices