Akinfeev did then come out to block a Rodrigo Bentancur chance, with Roman Zobnin just scrambling the rebound clear of Edinson Cavani, before Igor Smolnikov picked up a second yellow card and was sent off 35 minutes into his World Cup debut.
Luis Suarez opened the scoring against Russian Federation with a smart free-kick in the ninth minute before an own goal from Denis Cheryshev made it 2-0.
For Uruguay's demanding coach Oscar Tabarez, whose side had not hit top gear in their previous two matches, it was a case of job done - even if there was certainly no cause for celebration. We have an important game coming up.
But perhaps the biggest plus was the late goal from Cavani, who had been frustrated during the group stage.
Both teams were already assured of spots in the knockout round, but Uruguay's victory put it at the top of Group A and looking toward a match in Sochi on Saturday against the second-place finisher from Group B.
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Goalkeeper Fernando Muslera denied Cheryshev three minutes after the goal and Artem Dzyuba bounced a header over the bar before Uruguay scored a fortunate second mid-way through the first half.
Seeing as the Russians' next match will be against Group B winners Spain in the round of 16 on Sunday, it's hard to disagree with their manager's assessment. Cavani pounced on a loose ball after the goalkeeper parried it from a header by Diego Godin. Egyptian keeper Essam El-Hadary became the oldest player ever to appear at a World Cup at 45-years-old.
Denis Cheryshev, the Russian hero this World Cup, led the charge for the equaliser as he ran tirelessly down the left flank - covering 4.13 km during his short stay.
Salem Aldawsari scored with nearly the last kick, shooting from a tight angle inside the Egypt penalty area and poking the ball past El Hadary.
Russian Federation nearly equalised two minutes later when Artem Dzyuba's knockdown picked out Cheryshev, whose first-time volley from 18 yards out was saved by Fernando Muslera. The decision was confirmed after a video review. Drop Caballero, pass to Messi quicker- Which group stage World Cup matches still matter?
Uruguay have finished as first round group winners for just the fifth time, having done so previously in 1930, 1950, 1954 and most recently in 2010.
Salah's agent, Ramy Abbas, tweeted on Saturday: "When it was once said that a picture speaks a thousand words, apparently not". Egypt finished bottom of Group A and failed to pick up a point, losing against Uruguay , Russia and Saudi Arabia .
Automotive News data shows about 7.2 percent of vehicles sold in the United States through May were assembled in Europe. The European Union, Canada, Mexico, and India are outraged and have retaliated by imposing tariffs on US goods.
At least four other individuals are being sought in this deadly stabbing, which police believe is a case of mistaken identity. He spoke to Guzman-Feliz' mother on Sunday night and wants to work with her to figure out the best way to honor him.
Korea's talismanic forward Son Heung-min struck a scorching consolation goal in injury time from outside the area. It almost paid off after Hirving Lozano out-sprinted his marker, but his final delivery was blocked away.
President Trump repeatedly, and falsely, blamed Democrats for the practice and said there was nothing he could do to end it. Later, she toured a section of the facility where the children have bedrooms and was told they maintain their own rooms.
There is only the USB Type-C Port, and that's present on the bottom, along with the SIM card tray and the speaker grill. Since the pop up camera has several motorised moving parts, the practicality of such a mechanism is questionable.
The same report says that Chelsea FC refused to comment on reports that they are set to pay £4.4m to release Sarri from Napoli . The polish on Conte's tenure at Chelsea has become tarnished both at boardroom level and amongst his players.
Germany's task was made more hard when key defender Jerome Boateng was sent off in the 82nd minute for a second yellow card . Loew was appointed national team coach after the 2006 World Cup in Germany , when he was assistant to Juergen Klinsmann.
Tite also said he would use the same 11 players that were held to a 1-1 draw by Switzerland in the team's opening match. Miranda and Thiago Silva are the centre-backs, with Alisson in goal . " Twitter can't stand Neymar", one user wrote.
North Korean officials did not have any on-the-record comments on the move, but AP staff said they confirmed on Monday the event had been called off.
No, after you: Why England and Belgium may want to be second
Marcus Rashford is expected to take Raheem Sterling's place and Dele Alli is available again after training for the past two days. Romelu Lukaku is a doubt for Belgium's crucial World Cup top-of-the-table clash with England , report Sky Sports .
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The defending champions had to beat the Koreans in their final group match or hope Sweden could not get a result against Mexico. Mexico can feel a bit hard done by to not finish in pole position in Group F, but they'll be happy to be through at this point.
Joe Jackson is dead aged 89
Sources close to the Jackson family patriarch stated he was getting weaker as days progressed and were preparing for a farewell. Jackson eventually moved the family out to California where opened his own record label, Ivory Tower International Records.
Beijing Hopes US Will Treat Chinese Investments Fairly
China and the European Union will exchange offers related to market access at an upcoming summit in July, Liu said Monday. US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis receives a bouquet upon arrival at an airport in Beijing , China June 26, 2018.
IOS 12 public beta released: 4 reasons to try it
Apple applied to the US Patent office, which describes the new technology of handwriting recognition in real-time. Once you're done, you'll receive an over-the-air update to download and install iOS 12 on your phone .
Lukaku nets brace again to lead Belgium rout of Tunisia
Tunisia captain Khazri grabbed their second goal just before the final whistle of their second defeat in Russian Federation . If Belgium beats Tunisia it will be nearly certainly assured of a place in the knockout stages of the World Cup .
Portugal held to 1-1 draw by Iran in dramatic fashion
Entering the final matchday, both teams are +1, so whichever team's margin of victory is higher would win Group B. Portugal and Spain are the two best teams in the world but we presented our team at the World Cup very well.
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For Australia captain Tim Paine , the hurt was even worse than the blow to the face he suffered while keeping wicket in Cardiff. Following the shambolic defeat, the former English cricketers ripped apart their Ashes-rivals and ridiculed them on Twitter.