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The former player of Russian national team Andrey Kanchelskis has criticized coach of a national team Stanislav Cherchesov for the game of the Russians in defence in the match of 1/8 final of the world Cup against Spain. The words of 49-year-old veteran leads the “Sport-Express”.
“Well, he prove to me? That put the bus? And then what? I would also put the bus. While it did not surprise me. Beat Saudi Arabia and Egypt. With Spain largely luck,” said Kanchelskis. However, the former football player said that the national team is the end result.
June 1, the Russian team defeated the team of Spain in penalty shootouts with the score 4:3. The main and extra time the winner is not revealed and ended with the score 1:1. Cherchesov released in the starting lineup five nominal defenders.
In the quarterfinals the Russian team will play against Croatia. The meeting will be held in Sochi on 7 July. The match is scheduled for 21:00 Moscow time.
The world championship will last until July 15.
The “bus” or “Parking the bus” in football slang for the ultra-cautious defensive tactics. The term usually has a negative meaning and is associated with lack of entertaining, attacking play in the match.
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