Midfielder Kiev “Dynamo” and the youth national team of Ukraine on football Daniel Lisovoy received Russian citizenship and may pursue a career in the St. Petersburg “Zenith”.
According to the information portal Sportarena.comin the database of football Federation of Ukraine 18-year-old Lisovoy takes place as a citizen of Russia. The change of sports citizenship was recently approved by FIFA.
It is also reported that the graduate school of the Kiev “Dynamo” are interested some of the leading clubs of Russia. Among them is the St. Petersburg “Zenit”, head coach Mircea Lucescu who is familiar with the Ukrainian championship firsthand.
Earlier Lisovoy managed to play 26 matches for the Ukraine national youth teams, under 16 and 17 years. However, as the portal notes, it will not prevent his playing for the national team of the Russian Federation.