Artem Dzyuba Photo: Alexey Filippov / RIA Novosti
Family from Yekaterinburg called the newborn baby in honor of the striker of the national team of Russia on football Artem Dzyuba after the victory of the Russian team over Spain in the 1/8 finals of the world Cup. It is reported 66.ru.
According to the mother of the baby, the baby, born half an hour before the match the team had planned to call Myron. However, after the Russians beat Spain in the penalty shoot-out, the boy’s father Oleg Dzyuba suggested to name the baby Artyom in honor of the 29-year-old striker.
Dzyuba was the author of the only goal of Russians in a match with Spain. In the 41st minute of the match striker equalized, implementing the 11-meter. After regulation time and two extra time the winner is not revealed, the Russian team defeated the Spaniards on penalties with the score 4:3.
In the 1/4 finals of the tournament Russia will play against Croatia. The match will take place in Sochi on 7 July. The meeting will begin at 21:00 Moscow time.
Video, photo All from Russia.