Slovak goals were scored by Vladimír Weiss Jr and Marek Hamšík. Denis Glushakov scored for Russia.
Slovakia has already lost a match against Wales, but thanks to victory over Russia it currently has 3 points in the group matches phase.
Slovakia ranks 24th position in the FIFA World Rankings, while Russia ranks 29th.
Slovaks are playing in group B with Wales, Russia and England. After suffering a loss against Wales, the country currently has 0 points in the group matches phase.
There are altogether six groups with four teams, of whom the top two and the four best third-placed teams will advance to the round of 16 when it becomes a knockout competition.
Programme of the group matches - Group B:
June 11 (Sat) 18:00, Slovakia - Wales (1:2)
June 15 (Wed) 15:00, Slovakia – Russia 2:1
June 20 (Mon) 21:00, Slovakia - England
Game Summary: Slovakia - Russia 2:1 (2:0); Scorers: WEISS Vladimír, Jr (32.), HAMŠÍK Marek (45.) – GLUSHAKOV Denis (80.)Read also: Read also:
15. Jun 2016 at 12:49 | Compiled by Spectator staff