Russia has just won the second victory in the 2018 World Cup. They beat Egypt 3-1, until a great opportunity to advance to the round of 16 large.
In a match at Saint-Petersburg Stadium, Saint-Petersburg, Wednesday (20/06/2018) pm dawn, suicide Ahmed Fathi who became the first goal of Russia. Two other goals were scored by Denis Cheryshev and Artem Dzyuba.
Cheryshev became the top scorer while the team with three goals already made. He was level with Cristiano Ronaldo at the top of the list of top scorers.
With this result, Russia has now recorded eight goals in two World Cup group phase matches. Note that the goal was more than the combined number of goals in two previous World Cup editions. The number, Russia recorded six goals.
Russia also became one of the highest productivity host. They equaled the Italian record when hosting the 1934 World Cup. Gli Azzurri won the first title while posting the achievement.
Stanislav Cherchesov’s team has also been able to match the number of goals Spain won the 2010 World Cup. La Furia Roja recorded eight goals in eight games including the World Cup final in South Africa.
For the second time Russia won the first two matches of the World Cup group phase. Previously, they recorded the same record in 1966, when it was still called the Soviet Union.