Artem Zabatta: Mikhail Kireev / RIA Novosti
Former footballer Moscow “Spartak” Valery Reingold said that Russia striker Artem Dzyuba unfairly made a star. The words of veteran leads “CHempionata”.
“Journalists can be from any mediocre player to make the star. Dzyuba didn’t deserve it. The fact that he was the captain decides the team or top. Once it has chosen, perhaps, he’s a good guy. Now he’s playing well but he has to play, it’s his job,” said Rheingold.
According to experts, the Russian team in the match of League of Nations, Turkey will play carefully. “From the guys I expect commitment and desire to play football, without these two conditions, leave the field is not necessary, because they protect the honor of the country. Players certainly will play carefully, will take care of itself, because there is no championship game,” said Rheingold.
Dzuba — the new captain of Russian national team. He will wear the armband in the absence of goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev, who is undergoing a medical examination. Explaining this choice, the head coach of a national team Stanislav Cherchesov noted the experience of the headlights.
Russian national team on 7 September to meet with Turkish national team in the group stage of the League of Nations. On 10 September the Russians will play a friendly meeting with Czech Republic. The game will take place in Rostov-on-don at the stadium “Rostov arena”.
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