Group A favourites Russia were held to a frustrating 1-1 draw by co-hosts Poland at the Narodowy stadium in Warsaw on Tuesday.
Andrey Arshavin’s team-mates opened the scoring just before half time after Alan Dzagoev
sent a glancing header beyond goalkeeper Przemyslaw Tyton.
Poland captain Jakub Blaszczykowski eventually drew the sides level after 57 minutes with a venomous left foot shot which left the keeper with no chance.
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