Oleg Shatov picks up the ball again and drives at goal, but hits a really poor effort low at Courtois. A waste, that.
35 minutes gone, and as with their match against Algeria, Belgium look a little bereft of ideas early doors.
The Russian keeper makes a smart stop to deny Mertens, who cut down the flank and into the box. Good wing play, but he should have set up a teammate.
Larry, you lot can use it as you wish!
38 minutes in and Lukaku sees his first sight of goal and blasts it at goal, but it;s blocked away and Russia break... but Aleksandr Kokorin is tackled superbly by Vincent Kompany.