Rus News Journal

D.Medvedev: We played so-so, but the result

the President of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev is important has commented on a victory of Russian national team over Macedonia in Skopje within the limits of the fourth selection round of the European championship 2012. We have won in football. Played so-so, but the result " is important; - the head of the state in the blog has noted.
chances of an exit of a team of Russia in the basic stage of Euro - 2012 have considerably grown. Now the Russian national team wins first place in group In with 9 points, advancing Ireland, Armenia and Slovakia, having on 7 points in an active.
the match passed in the field Phillip The Second in capital of Macedonia of Skopje. The account in game has been opened already on 8 - j to minute Alexander Kerzhakovym. The Macedonians, compelled to recoup, were reconstructed and have tried to restore at once parity. Game has gradually got item character, but Russians kept the initiative.
however after a break character of game has changed: Macedonians became more active and have created some the dangerous moments. After one of angular Russian national team was gained only by a crossbeam, and on 71 - j to minute in Igor Akinfeeva`s gate for Sergey Ignashevicha`s foul has been appointed disputable a penalty. The Russian goalkeeper managed to reflect blow of Ilcho Naumovski. Thus, the command of Macedonia under Mirsada Junusa has suffered defeat 1:0.
the Following meeting of the Russian national team will pass on March, 26th against a command of Armenia which in last match has confidently beaten a national team of Andorra with the account 4:0.