Mario Fernandes Photo: Alexey Danichev / RIA Novosti
The defender of CSKA and Russian national team Mario Fernandez got to sphere of interests of the football club Valencia club Spanish Examples. It is reported by Cadena Ser.
Valencia are looking to strengthen the right back for appearances in the Champions League, where the “bats” broke for the first time in three years. The club has not yet contacted the agents of the player. In Valencia fear that Fernandez will not be able to fit into the tactical scheme of the team. Representatives of the Spanish club expect to see a player in the match of 1/4 of final of world Cup between Russia and Croatia.
In 2017, Fernandez received a Russian passport. The first unofficial match for the Russian national team he spent in September of last year. The team won the Moscow “Dynamo” (3:0), the defender scored a goal.
The 2018 world Cup in three of the four matches the national team of Russia Fernandez went on the field from the first minute. In the game against Uruguay after removal of defender Igor Smolnikov in the 38th minute the Brazilian was replaced in the lineup midfielder Denis Cheryshev. At the world Cup, Fernandez gave one assist. The portal transfermakt.de evaluates the value of a player at 16 million euros.
The Brazilian has signed a contract with CSKA Moscow in may 2012. In June 2017, the press service of the club reported on the extension of the agreement until 2022. The team he was three times national champion, twice won the super Cup and once the Cup of Russia.
Video, photo All from Russia.