Maksimenko and Chalova was summoned to the youth national team of Russia on football
The coaching staff of the youth national team of Russia headed by Mikhail Galaktionov announced the squad for the qualifying matches of the European championship in 2021, which will be held in November, reports the official website of the RFU. November 15, the national team will play with «Rostov Arena» with a team of Latvia, November 19 at the stadium «Cair» in NIS — Serbia.
The band includes players of CSKA Ivan Oblakov and Fedor Chalov, previously selected in the national team of Russia. Galaktionov also called for the collection of the Metropolitan main goalkeeper of «Spartacus» Alexander Maksimenko, the goalkeeper «Krasnodar» Matthew Safonova and halfback of the Krasnodar club of Magomed Shapi Suleymanov.
«The team will meet on 10 November at a base in Novogorsk. The 13th will fly to Rostov-on-don, where the 15th will play against Latvia. 18th will be held in Serbia prediploma training. November 19, in a recess in the stadium «Cair» our team will play their last official match this year against the owners», — stated in the press service of the RFU.
Together with teams from Russia, Latvia and Serbia in qualifying group 5 team Poland, Estonia and Bulgaria. Direct spots in the final tournament, which will be held in June 2021 in Slovenia and Hungary, the winners of each of the nine groups.
After four rounds elimination matches, the Russian team with eight points and is in second place. Leading a team of Poland (10). Serbia with four points ranked fourth, Latvia — the last, sixth position (2).