STANFORD, Jun. 28, 1994 (AMP) — USA 94 : Russia defeated Cameroon by a big score of 6-1 (halftime: 3-0), in a World Cup group stage game on Tuesday afternoon at the Stanford Stadium.
Oleg Salenko served up another goal feast
Russia dominated the first half thanks to goals from Salenko ('15, '41, '44 on penalty). Leading 3-0 at the break, the Russians further widened their lead in the second period by scoring three times (Salenko '72, '75 and Radchenko '81).Both teams are eliminated.
Fixtures and Results : Group B
Russia at the World Cup
- First appearance
- 1 participation in the qualifications
Cameroon at the World Cup
- 3 appearances (first in 1982)
- 7 participations in the qualifications (first in 1970)
- 28 June 1994
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