The coaching staff of the Russian Federation for football has named an extended squad for a friendly match against Azerbaijan, which will be held on September 3 in Khimki near Moscow, and to meet the qualifying tournament of European championship 2016 with a team of Liechtenstein (8 September in Khimki). According to the press service of the Russian football Union (RFU), coach Fabio Capello has included the following players:
Goalkeepers: Igor Akinfeev (CSKA Moscow), Yuri Lodygin ( «Zenith» ), Artem Rebrov ( «Spartacus» ).
Defenders: Alexei Berezutsky, Vasili Berezutski, Sergei Ignashevich, Kirill Nababkin (CSKA Moscow), Vladimir Granat (Dynamo ), Andrey Eschenko (Kuban ), Dmitry Kombarov, Eugene Makeev, Sergey Parshivlyuk («Spartacus» ), Andrei Semenov ( «Terek» ), Igor Smolnikov (Zenit ).
Midfielders: Yuri Gaza (Krasnodar ), Denis Glushakov ( «Spartacus» ), Igor Denisov ( «Dynamo» ), Alan Dzagoev, Kirill Panchenko (both CSKA Moscow), Pavel Mogilevets, Magomed Ozdoev (both «ruby» ), Dmitry Tarasov ( «locomotive» ), Viktor Fayzulin, Oleg Shatov (both Zenit ).
Forwards: Artem Dzyuba (Spartak ), Alexander Kerzhakov (Zenit ), Alexey Ionov, Alexander Kokorin (both Dynamo ), Maxim Kanunnikov ( «Rubin» ), Dmitri Poloz (Rostov ), Alexander Samedov (Lokomotiv ), Denis Cheryshev (Villarreal, Spain)
- Capello has included Dziuba in the national team of Russia on matches against Azerbaijan and Liechtenstein
- Football Spartak Artem Dzyuba will start the team in the game with Ufa
- Player Dzyuba was not included in the Starting lineup of the national team of Russia in the qualifying match of EURO 2016
- The national team of Russia on football defeated the team of Azerbaijan in a friendly match
- The runner will be out most of the national team of Russia on football in the Match against Azerbaijan