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VIDEO: Araujo equalizes for Mexico

19:26 GMT+3 24/06/2017
Nestor Araujo Mexico Confederations Cup
The defender pulled his side back on level terms after Russia had taken a 1-0 lead in Saturday's Confederations Cup clash

After briefly trailing host nation Russia on the final matchday of Group A action at the Confederations Cup on Saturday, Nestor Araujo scored the goal that started the comeback for Mexico, and it was a good one.

The Santos Laguna defender nodded home the equalizing goal in the 30th minute after Andres Guardado's free kick was saved by Russian goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev.

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The goal put Mexico on the front foot, and was eventually followed up by a Hirving "Cucky" Lozano tally in the second half.