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Head coach of Russia on football Stanislav Cherchesov commented on the devastating defeat against the team of Belgium in the match of the qualifying tournament of the European championship 2020. The words of the specialist reports TASS.
Cherchesov said that the match with the Belgians, his team didn’t want to play defensively. “We really wanted to play with the team of Belgium on a collision course to understand what we are,” said the coach. He also noticed that he has questions on the physical condition of the players. According to him, many players are not ready to play 90 minutes.
The meeting was held earlier on November 16 and ended with the score 1:4. In the first half, the Russians conceded three goals in the second half, the rivals exchanged goals.
The Belgian team has secured first place in group I. In nine games the red devils have won nine wins and scored 27 points. The Russians are second in their asset 21 points. Three days later, the team of cherchesova will play their final qualifying match with San Marino.
Both teams have already secured participation in the final stage of Euro 2020. In the first round of the qualifying round Belgium in his field defeated the Russian team with the score 3:1.
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