Russian national team on football has announced the lineup for the matches of UEFA Euro 2020
Head coach of Russia on football Stanislav Cherchesov announced the lineup for the final two matches of the qualifying tournament of the European championship 2020. About it reports the official site of the RFU.
The squad, published on the official website of the RFU, got a total of 25 players — three goalkeepers, eight defenders, 12 Midfielders and two strikers. For the first time in the team called 22-year-old midfielder «Ufa» Daniel Fomin. After a year break in the application were the goalkeeper Moscow «Dynamo» Anton Shunin.
On 16 November, the Russians will play in Saint-Petersburg «Gazprom Arena» with a team of Belgium. November 19 will be an away match against San Marino. The preparation for this match the players of the national team of Russia will begin on Sunday, November 10, in Sochi.
In October, the Russian team played two matches in the qualifying tournament for Euro 2020. Cherchesov home team beat Scotland (4:0), and then on the road defeated Cyprus (5:0).
Victory over the team of Cyprus was for Russian players seventh in a row in qualifying for the European championship. After this meeting, the team has guaranteed itself a place in the final of Euro 2020. The team of cherchesova 21 points, and it won’t fall in the standings group I below second place.
The final part of the championship will be held from 12 June to 12 July 2020 in 12 cities of the continent. Four matches of the tournament will be held at the «Gazprom Arena». At least two of them will be with the national team of Russia.