Russia concludes preparations for the European Nations Cup with a victory over Bulgaria
The Russian national team finished its preparations for the European Football Championship, which begins next Friday, by defeating its Bulgarian counterpart 1-0 in the match that brought them together on Saturday at Dinamo Stadium in Moscow. The Russian team owes the victory to its star Alexander Sobolev, who scored the game’s only goal from a penalty kick in the 84th minute of the match. Russia plays in the continental championship in Group B, which also includes Belgium, Finland and Denmark. The Russian national team will play two matches in the group stage of the European Nations Cup 2020 at the Petersburg World Cup stadium against Belgium on the 12th of this June, and Finland four days later, while it faces Denmark in Copenhagen on the 21st of June. The European Nations Cup finals will be held from June 11 to July 11 in 11 European cities for the first time in the history of the competition to celebrate the sixtieth anniversary of its launch, which are the cities: “Amsterdam, Baku, Seville, Bucharest, Budapest, Copenhagen, Glasgow, London, Munich.” Rome and Petersburg.