Jun 12, 2014; Sao Paulo, BRAZIL; Detailed view of an official FIFA soccer ball sitting on the field during the game between Brazil against Croatia in the opening game of the 2014 World Cup at Arena Corinthians. Brazil defeated Croatia 3-1. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

World Cup 2014, Russia vs South Korea: live stream, TV info, start time and more


Russia opens their World Cup up with a match against South Korea on Tuesday. They’re the final group to play which means it is the final first World Cup game of all 32 teams.

Russia is simply trying to make a solid run to make their fans at home proud, and in a group with South Korea, Algeria and Belgium they look like they could advance to the knockout rounds.

“Personally speaking, I have nothing to prove,” Aleksandr Kerzhakov said, via FIFA.com. “But we want to make our long-suffering fans happy. Thanks to this World Cup, we have the opportunity to win over our supporters again and give them something to cheer about.”

Want to watch this World Cup matchup? Here is all the information you need to watch:

Date: Tuesday, June 17
Time: 6:00 p.m. ET/ (UK – 11:00 p.m. BST)
Venue: Arena Pantanal
Location: Cuiaba, Brazil
TV Info: ESPN, BBC One  (UK), Univision (Spanish)
Radio Info: Sirius XM FC, BBC Radio 5 Live (UK)
Live Stream: Watch ESPN / BBC iPlayer (UK) / Univision Deporte en Vivo (Spanish)

Table

Pos
Team
PTS
GD
P
W
D
L
F
A
1Belgium*93330041
2Algeria*41311165
3Russia^2-1302123
4South Korea^1-3301236

The rest of schedule for Group E of the 2014 World Cup:

Group Play

Sunday, June 22
Belgium vs. Russia, 11:30 a.m. ET (ABC)
South Korea vs. Algeria, 2:30 p.m. ET (ABC)

Thursday, June 26
South Korea vs. Belgium, 3:30 p.m. ET (ESPN)
Algeria vs. Russia, 3:30 p.m. ET (ESPN2)

Knockout Stage

Monday, June 30
Round of 16, 1G vs. 2H, 3:30 p.m. ET (ESPN)

Tuesday, July 1
Round of 16, 1H vs. 2G, 3:30 p.m. ET (ESPN)

Information from FIFA.comBBCITVESPN Media ZoneBleacher Report (UK)Wall Street Journal’s Market WatchUnivision and Univision Schedule

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