Stanislav Cherchesova: Eugene Novozenina / RIA Novosti
Head coach Stanislav Cherchesov commented on the victory over Spain in the match of 1/8 final of world football championship. His words to the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
“During the game, emotions come easy, now think about the next game. It is clear that we have done some work, and now we again have time to check out, who on what is ready”, — said Cherchesov.
According to him, July 2, players awaiting a medical check up. “All the same I could, but all carry the load differently. I’m afraid this is the last match of Yuri Zhirkov in the tournament, unless we get to the final. He came out with a sore foot. And about the shape you need to think how to not only restore, but improve,” added the coach.
July 1, the Russian team defeated the team of Spain and reached the quarter-finals of the world Cup. At the time the winner is not revealed, and in the penalty shoot more precisely was the Russian players — 4:3. Goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev parried two penalty kicks.
Team Russia in a quarterfinal will play the winner of the match between Croatia and Denmark, which will take place later than 1 July. The 1/4 final match with the participation of the Russian team will be held July 7 in Sochi. Beginning at 21:00 Moscow time.
Video, photo All from Russia.