The final list of the Russian national team for the European Championship has been revealed
Russia’s coach Stanislav Cherchesov announced today, Wednesday, the final list of the “Russian Bear” team to participate in the European Football Championship “Euro 2020”. The list of the Russian national team included 26 players, as follows: Goalkeepers: Yuri Dyubin (Rubin Kazan), Matvey Safonov (Krasnodar) and Anton Shonin (Dynamo Moscow). In defense: Georgy Dzhekia (Spartak Moscow), Igor Davyev and Mario Fernandez (CSKA Moscow), Yuri Zhirkov and Vacheslav Karafaev (Zenit Petersburg), Fyodor Kudryashov (Antalyaspor of Turkey) and Andrey Semenov (Akhmat Grozny). In midfield: Dmitry Barinov and Rifat Djameldinov (Lokomotiv Moscow), Maxim Mukhin (CSKA Moscow), Alexander Golovin (Monaco, France), Daniil Fomin (Dynamo Moscow), Roman Zubnin (Spartak Moscow), Alexander Yunov (Krasnodar), Daler Kozyev and Andrey Mostovoy and Magmed Ozdoev (Zenit), Denis Makarov (Robin), Alexei Miranchuk (Atlanta, Italy) and Denis Cherchev (Valencia, Spain). Forwards: Artyom Dzyuba (Zenit), Anton Zabalotny (Tsiska), Alexander Sobolyov (Spartak). 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 Saint Petersburg. Petersburg, Russia, will host 7 matches in the tournament, 6 in the group stage and one match in the quarter-finals.