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That's it. India lose their first game 1-0 to Russia from a goal scored in the thrid minute.
90' The corners don't seem to be working for India, neither the routines, nor the balls into the box.
89' Russia have defended well in the last few minutes, but Aniket takes the ball and uses his pace to get past two players and gets a corner.
85' Shouts of handball as India swing in the corner, but nothing doing from the referee, the ball gets cleared for a throw in.
84' Good counter from Russia, ends up with a shot at goal, but Dheeraj saves easily.
82' A lovely take from Komal at the edge of the box, he checks in, and goes for the shot, but goes past David who dived worryingly.
80' India with a corner, another routine, a third man diagonal run into the box but the Russians clear the ball easily.
78' Russians are undoubtedly sitting deep and Indians haven't been able to breach the Russian backline as of now.
75' India despite being a man better, India have not been able to master anything substantial attacks.
74' Fifteen minutes to go for the Indians to get an equaliser.
70' Handball at the edge of the Russian box, huge chance for India to get a goal. A routine for India, Stalin knocks the ball into Suresh who sets up the shot, but the shot goes way over the bar.
68' A lovely turn Amarjit in the middle, and he set up an Indian attack, but that goes behind for goal kick.
65' India with some lovely football leading up to the Aman Chhetri, who tries to find the top corner, but misses narrowly.
59' Aman has come on and has couple of good touches on the ball. India are playing in the Russian half much more often than they did in the first half.
57' Amarjit with a lovely through-ball for Komal, but he can't keep it in play. Better from India, a lot-lot better.
55' Russia have regained their foothold in the game despite being down one man. It is essential that India come out, and press the Russians higher up.
53' Freekick for India in a promising position, but badly over-hit by Stalin.
51' Chance for India, lovely freekick from Stalin, but punched away David.
49' RED CARD!!!! Terrible challenge from Nail on Aniket. A studs-up challenge, and the referee sends him off straight away.
48' Aniket a lovely turn near the centre circle, he gets impeded, free kick for India.
46' Russia start the second half on the front foot.
Half Time: India are behind by one goal to a superior looking Russian team. Do stay tuned for the second half.
45' Chance for Russia! The ball falls at the edge of the box for a right-footed volley. The ball just goes wide, with Dheeraj stranded.
44' Aniket coming up-front has given a direction to the Indian attacks.