Stanislav Cherchesov Photo: Alexander vilf / RIA Novosti
Head coach Stanislav Cherchesov said that he does not consider simple play against Cyprus and San Marino, which his team will play in the nearest matches of selection on the championship of Europe 2020. The words of the specialist leads the “Sport-Express”.
One of the journalists present at the press conference the coach was asked whether he considers this part of the qualifying tournament of the simplest. Cherchesov said: “Maybe for you, because you are in Panama on the podium and with a mug of beer.” He said that the team needs to work and properly prepare for any opponent.
Earlier, the coach also spoke about the future of captain Artem Dzyuba, who wants to go to one of the clubs of the English Premier League (EPL). “The main thing is that the player continued to improve”, noted Cherchesov.
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 in which you can get to Euro.
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