Akhmetov will replace the Russian national team injured Barinova
The football player of CSKA Ilzat Akhmetov called in the national team of Russia for preparation for the qualifying matches of the European championship 2020, against Belgium and San Marino. The press service of the national team reported about it on the official Twitter page.
In the national team of Russia Akhmetov will replace midfielder «Locomotive» Dmitry Barinov, who will not be able to play in the next match due to a muscle injury. The player was out of action for at least ten days and will recover from damage at the location of «railway».
Sunday Akhmetov played 20 minutes in the away match of CSKA vs Sochi. The footballer came on as a substitute in the 70th minute of the match and scored effective action. In the evening, the players will join the national team, which also carries out training collecting in Sochi.
Team Russia will play against Belgium on 16 November in Saint-Petersburg. Both teams have already secured their spots in the final of Euro 2020 and will compete in this meeting, first place in the group. On 19 November, the Russian team will play away against San Marino.