The game at Cherkizovo is opened very well for 'Railroaders'. At 5' Denisov passes the ball to Kasaev, who scores with a fantastic kick in the corner.
Ten minutes later, in which nothing happens, Kuchuk must make the first substitution of the match: out the injured Yanbaev, in Shishkin.
In the next action Loko score the second goal. Denisov runs again on the left against Abazov, crosses the ball on the second post, where defenders lose Samedov, who beats Pletikosa.
In this way the half time is closed good for 'Railroaders', also thanks to the red card to Kalachev after a reaction on Tarasov.
In the second half, the match continues on quiet levels: Loko keep the advantage and not permit to Rostov, in 10, to repeat the great vamp of red-greens reserves, which scored in minority three goals.
Soon Denisov is again protagonist: Samedov passed the ball on the left, where Vitalij tries a kick instead serving Fernandes in the middle of the area.
20 minutes before the final whistle, suddenly there is a positive news for Rostov: Corluka lands in the area with Poloz and Levnikov expels the Croatian defender and gives the penalty, which is scored by former Poloz.
Rostov begin attacking constantly the red-green area, Loko answer with the substitution of Pavlyuchenko. Roman has immediately a good opportunity on a Shishkin cross, but Pletikosa is careful.
The guests answer with Milic, who dribbles three Loko defenders and exalts Guilherme.
Although the Rostov attacks, Loko finally dimonstrate who are and Kasaev in the end can make also the third.
Lokomotiv win the first home match of the season and with 7 points are closer to main positions.
Lokomotiv - Rostov 2:1 (2:0)
Goals: Kasaev, 5. Samedov, 21. Poloz, 72.
Lokomotiv: Guilherme, Yanbaev (Denisov, 18), Corluka, Durica, Denisov, Tigorev, Tarasov, Samedov, Fernandes (Pejcinovic, 73), Kasaev, N'Doye (Pavlyuchenko, 65).
Rostov: Pletikosa, Abazov (Goreux, 34), Djakov, Bastos, Milic, Fatullaev, Gatskan, Kalachev, Torbinskij, Poloz, Bukharov (Doumbia, 46).
Yellow cards: Tarasov, 45. Pavlyuchenko, 88. Goreux, 90.
Red cards: Kalachev, 45. Corluka, 70.
August 14th. Moscow. Lokomotiv Stadium. 7.014 spectators.