Here are head to head stats of Russia vs New Zealand in all competitions of football history. Russia national football team is one of the most popular football teams of UEFA Confederations who have played four FIFA World Cups. On the other hand, New Zealand football team is from OFC [Oceania] confederation who won OFC five times in history. Russia played their first ever International match against Mexico and won by it by 2-0. New Zealand played first international against Australia and won by 3-1.
Russia Vs New Zealand Head To Head Stats In History
|High FIFA rank||3 [April 1996]||47 [August 2002]|
|World Cup Apps.||4||2|
|World Cup Titles||–||–|
|Biggest win||vs San Marino [7-0]||Vs Figi [13-0]|
|Top goal scorer||Aleksandr Kerzhakov [30 goals]||Vaughan Coveny [28 goals]|
|Most caps||Sergei Ignashevich [120 matches]||Ivan Vicelich [88 matches]|
So far in history of football, no game has been played between Russia and New Zealand. At the international level, Russia holds good record as compared to New Zealand football team. Russia have played more World Cup  than played by New Zealand .
Russia: Russia played four World Cups though they didn’t went beyond Group stage. Also, they made five appearances in UEFA Euro competition. In UEFA Euro 2008, they finished at 3rd, their best ever finish if European Championship. Being host nation, Russia qualified for FIFA Confederations Cup 2017, their first appearance.
New Zealand: The New Zealand national football team is one of the most successful football teams of OFC Confederation. NZ made two appearances in World Cup and 10 appearances in OFC Nations Cup. In 2017, New Zealand will make fourth appearance in FIFA Confederations Cup.
1st head to head between Russia and New Zealand
Both teams will play the first head to head game on 17th of June 2017 which will be the opening game of FIFA Confederations Cup 2017. It will be played on Krestovsky Stadium which has approved by FIFA.