Both goals were scored in the second half. The Iranians took the lead after a quick counterattack in the 57th minute: Rubin striker Azmoun at the far post locked transfer to the left Marmari.
The hosts of the upcoming world Cup played in 17 minutes: draw the Russians brought forward of "Zenith" Snake in the decline sent the ball into the goal after a cross from Samedov on the right. By the way, last season, Azmoun and Snake were playing together for one club — "Rostov".
Russia — Iran 1:1 (0:0)
Goals: Poloz 74 — Azmoun 57.
Russia: Lunev, Kutepov, Vasin (Djikia, 46), Fernandez (Samedov, 66), Kudryashov, Tarasov (Kuziaev, 64), Rausch, Erokhin, Miranchuk (Snake, 56), Kokorin, Smolov (Zabolotny, 83).
10 Oct. Kazan. 33 000 spectators.