Russia draws with Poland in a friendly preparation for the European Nations
A positive 1-1 draw prevailed in the friendly match between the Russian national team and its Polish host, which brought them together today, Tuesday, as part of their preparations for the European Football Championship “Euro 2020”. The Polish team opened the scoring early in the fourth minute through Jacob Sheverchuk, and Russia equalized through Vacheslav Karavaev in the 20th minute of the match. The Russian national team will play a second warm-up match against its Bulgarian counterpart in Moscow on June 5. Russia plays in the continental championship in Group B, which also includes Belgium, Finland and Denmark. The Russian national team will play its matches in the group stage of the European Nations Cup 2020 at the Petersburg World Cup stadium against Belgium on June 12, Finland on June 16, and Denmark five days later. Poland plays in Group E along with Spain, Sweden and Slovakia. 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 Saint Petersburg.