Goals from Yury Gazinsky, Artem Dzyuba and Aleksandr Golovin helped them on their way, but the former Real Madrid man stole the limelight after coming on as a first half subsitute.
Three quick points on Russian Federation 5-0 Saudi Arabia in their Group A opener at the World Cup on Thursday afternoon.
But don't forget you too can get involved in predicting the scorelines, along with a whole host of other things such as the Golden Boot victor and which nations will advance from each group.
Today marks the opening of Russia's first ever World Cup, against a team who have not competed at the tournament since 2006.
Russian Federation started the World Cup as the lowest-ranked team in the tournament but the hosts were a class above Saudi Arabia, Dzyuba's header stretching the lead in the 71st minute.
Dzagoev's replacement, Cheryshev, certainly stepped into the breach by scoring two goals after replacing the CSKA Moscow midfielder, including a stunner to make it 4-0, but the hosts can not afford to have their resources depleted even further by the loss of one of their best players.
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Cheryshev chipped the ball over two Saudi defenders in the 43rd minute and shot over goalkeeper Abdullah Al Muaiouf's right side. Golovin added the fifth from a free kick.
The 2018 World Cup isn't the first go-around for Achilles, who correctly predicted the outcomes of three out of four Confederations Cup matches played in St. Petersburg past year, including the opening and final matches, Tass reports.
There was a dazzling on-pitch light show to accompany Williams and opera star Garifullina, with performers dressed in the colors of each of the 32 World Cup teams bopping to the music.
Saudi Arabia also play Uruguay and Egypt in Group A.
Coach Juan Antonio Pizzi does not speak any Arabic but it will not take long for them to become aware of his Spanish description of their performance as shameful.
Russian Federation even overcame the setback of losing midfielder Alan Dzagoev to a 22nd-minute injury by scoring again through Denis Cheryshev (twice) and Artem Dzyuba to record a convincing victory.
So while it may have looked like the Royals were excluding Meghan at the occasion, it turns out she was just following protocol. First, they will attend a lunch at Chester Town Hall, followed by official opening the Mersey Gateway Bridge.
It would also bring a host of problems, given the malnourished state of many of North Korea's people and its poor health system. In September 2005 the parties agreed that DPRK would "abandon all nuclear weapons and existing nuclear programs".
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After sharing her controversial tweet about Jarrett back in May, the actress blamed her behavior on her use of ambien . However, the star wrote , she has "developed a bit of palsy" due to stress over the incident.
I root for Argentina and hope that they would win their second World Cup title in Russian Federation . Gylfi Sigurðsson is their primary attacker, having scored 5 goals in 2017-18 for the national team.
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ET), just 30 minutes before Russian Federation and Saudi Arabia spar off to officially commence this year's World Cup . Smith is performing the World Cup's anthem song "Live It Up", alongside Kosovan singer Era Istrefi and Nicky Jam.
Frontline Editor R Vijaysankar said Bukhari's shocking demise was a great loss to the world of journalism. One of his guards was also killed in the attack and another is critically injured, police told the BBC .
However, he changed his mind after newspapers revealed over the weekend two further undisclosed meetings with the ambassador. It would be nice. "If I was intent on hiding my involvement with the Russians, I did a pretty bad job of that", Banks said.
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