Smolov and Dzagoev Kudryashov will not help the Russians in the match with the players of Costa Rica
Striker “Krasnodar” CSKA Moscow, CSKA Moscow midfielder Alan Dzagoev and defender of “Rostov” Fedor Kudryashov will not play for the Russian national team in a friendly match against Costa Rica due to injury, the press service of the Russian football Union.
Instead, the team called CSKA defender Georgi Schennikov, midfielder Moscow “Dynamo” Cyril Panchenko and striker “Rostov” Dmitri Poloz.
In Dzagoev and Kudryashova revealed tears of the muscles back of the thigh. In the last three matches of CSKA, including the match in the Champions League against London Tottenham (0:1), Dzagoev did not play.
Smolov got injured the knee in the Europa League match against the French “nice” (5:2), the exact nature of which will be installed later.
The list of players summoned for the match, left defender of “Zenit” Ivan Novoseltsev. Earlier, the chief coach of the club from St. Petersburg Mircea Lucescu announced that the player will not be able to take part in a friendly match with the Costa Ricans will not go to the training camp of the national team.
In the last two matches, Zenit vs Anzhi in the Russian League (2:2) and against the Dutch AZ in the Europa League (5:0) Novoseltsev did not participate.
Friendly match Russia – Costa Rica will be held on October 9 at the new stadium of FC “Krasnodar”. Preparation for the match, the Russians under the leadership of Stanislav Cherchesov will begin on October 4 in Krasnodar.