Russia defeat Romania in a friendly match

15 November 2016
The Russian national football team beat Romania 1:0 in a friendly at home, in Grozny, Chechnya. Magomed Ozdoev scored the only goal in extra time.

The Official Match Ball for the Confederations Cup 2017 named Krasava, which was unveiled Friday, was used for the first time during this friendly. The Russian national team also appeared their new kits, which the country’s footballers will wear during the Confederations Cup. The match against Romania became the first Russia’s team played in the North Caucasus.