Four players of Lokomotiv will miss the Derby with Spartak because of injury
Four football players «the Locomotive» will not be able to play in the upcoming Moscow Derby against Spartak. This was announced by head coach Yuri Semin. The game of the 14th round of the championship of Russia will pass forwards Fyodor Smolov, Luka Djordjevic, and Jefferson Farfan and midfielder Anton Miranchuk.
Semin also said that Djordjevic injured knee ligaments in the game of the 13th round of RPL with «Ahmad» (2:0), have to undergo a surgery.
«Can’t rely on Farfan, Smolov, Anton and Djordjevic (he will have surgery). Don’t know if he can play this year. The others are prepared», — quotes Semin to the press service of the club.
«Locomotive» will hold a home match against «Spartak» on October 27. The meeting will take place in Moscow at the «Russian Railways Arena» and will begin at 16:30 GMT.
After 13 rounds of the championship of Russia «locomotive» in the lead. The team has 29 points and it is ahead of «Zenit», which has the same number of points on additional indicators. Spartak scored 15 points, took the tenth place.