Stanislav Cherchesova: Anton Denisov / RIA Novosti
Head coach Stanislav Cherchesov commented on the victory over Saudi Arabia in the first match of the world Cup. His words leads “CHempionata”.
“Yesterday, at a press conference said that still nobody won. Today we proved that we wanted to be at this world Cup worthy owners. Grateful to the boys, they fulfilled what we had planned,” said the Circassian populations.
The coach also spoke about the injury of midfielder Alan Dzagoev. “Replacing Dzagoev? Of course, we have a plan A, B, C and so on. Another thing is that I would not like due to the injury to change a player,” he said.
On 14 June, the Russian team defeated the team of Saudi Arabia in the first match of the world Cup. The meeting ended with the score 5:0.
The world Cup will last until July 15. Team Russia in the group stage will play with teams of Egypt and Uruguay.
Video, photo All from Russia.