Fans of the national team, Rossitto: Maxim Bogodvid / RIA Novosti
The Secretary-General of the International football Federation (FIFA) Fatma Samura wrote on Twitter that he had taken for the thunder of roaring Russian fans after the goal Russia striker Artem Dzuba in the match of 1/8 final of world Cup against team Spain.
“Wow, what kind of atmosphere this evening in “Luzhniki”. Thought after the goal Artem Dzuba I heard the thunder, but it was the roar of Russian fans,” wrote Samura.
July 1, the Russian team defeated the team of Spain and reached the quarter-finals of the world Cup. In the 41st minute of the game Dzyuba converted a penalty, but the team did not reveal the winner. In the penalty shoot more precisely was the Russian players — 4:3. Goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev parried two penalty kicks.
Team Russia in the quarterfinals and will play against Croatia. The 1/4 final match with the participation of the Russian team will be held July 7 in Sochi. Beginning at 21:00 Moscow time.
Video, photo All from Russia.