Coaching staff of Russian national team announced the names of players who will prepare for matches of the qualifying tournament of the European championship 2020 against San Marino and Cyprus. This was reported on the website of the Russian football Union (RFU).
In total, the list includes 30 players.
Goalkeepers: Marinato Guilherme (Lokomotiv Moscow), Andrey Lunev (“Zenith”), Sergey Pesyakov (“Rostov”), Anton Shunin (“The Dynamo”).
Defence: Maksim Belyaev (Arsenal), Georgy Jikia (“Spartak”), Vladislav Ignatyev (“the locomotive”), Feodor Kudryashov (“Istanbul Basaksehir”, Turkey), Roman Neustädter (Fenerbahce, Turkey), Sergei Petrov (Krasnodar), Andrey Semenov (“Ahmad”), Egor Sorokin (“Rubin”), Mario Fernandes (CSKA Moscow), Yevgeny Chernov (“Rostov”).
Midfielders: Ilzat Akhmetov, Ivan Oblakov (both — CSKA), Zelimkhan Bakaev, Resewn. (both Arsenal), Dmitri Barinov, Alexey miranchuk and Anton Miranchuk (Lokomotiv Moscow), Yury Gazinskiy (FC Krasnodar), Alexander Golovin (“Monaco”), Roman Zobnin (“Spartak”), Alexey Ionov (“Rostov”), Magomed Ozdoev (“Zenith”).
Forwards: Artem Dzyuba (“Zenith”), Nikolay Komlichenko (“Mlada Boleslav”, Czech Republic), Fedor Smolov (“locomotive”), Feodor Chalov (CSKA Moskva).
Meeting with San Marino will take place on 8 June in Saransk, with Cyprus the Russians will play in Nizhny Novgorod on June 11.
In the qualifying tournament, the Russian team performs in the group I. the Team played two matches: first lost to Belgium, and then defeated Kazakhstan. Currently wards Stanislaus cherchesova take second place in the table, allowing direct access to Euro.
Video, photo All from Russia.