Kokorin leads Russia against South Korea
Russia's midfielder Igor Denisov (L) and Russia's forward Alexander Kokorin take part a training session at Estadio Novelli Jr in Itu on June 15, 2014 - by Kirill Kudryavtsev
The Koreans, captained by Mainz 05 midfielder Koo Ja-cheol, had Arsenal's Park Chu-young up front alongside Son Heung-min of Bayer Leverkusen.
Russia and South Korea are the last two teams to taste first round action on the sixth day of competition in Brazil.
Igor Akinfeev; Vasily Berezutski (capt), Sergei Ignashevich, Andrei Eshchenko, Dmitry Kombarov; Denis Glushakov, Yury Zhirkov, Viktor Faizulin, Alexander Samedov, Oleg Shatov, Alexander Kokorin
Coach: Fabio Capello (ITA)
Jung Sung-ryong; Lee Yong, Kim Young-gwon, Hong Jeong-ho, Yun Suk-young; Han Kook-young, Lee Chung-yong, Ki Sung-yueng, Koo Ja-cheol (capt); Park Chu-young, Son Heung-min
Coach: Hong Myung-bo (KOR)
Referee: Nestor Pitana (ARG)