The Russian team will play a friendly match with the national team of Macedonia, the meeting should take place in December this year in Turkey.
And in February 2017 there is also possible a friendly match with Moldova. This was stated by the head coach of the Russian national team Stanislav Cherchesov.
“We received offers from the national teams of Macedonia and Moldova to hold friendly matches in December and February respectively. In December we will play with Macedonia, about Feb and discuss it in November at the Board meeting of the Premier League. It depends on the clubs. They will also be in training camp not to tear off them from production, they have to give the nod”.
At the initiative of the mentor, in the winter the team will be called by players who do not take part in UEFA club competition. Cherchesov wants to give a chance to prove himself to the players “knocking on the national team”.
“I would like to still watch the second tier of candidates if they can be called. To give to show themselves, to look at the players in the game,” he said.
Until December, the Russian team will hold three friendly matches. The nearest of them is the team of cherchesova on 9 October in Krasnodar will play against Costa Rica. Then, on 10 November, the Russians will play with Qatar in the guests, and on 15 November in Grozny will take Romania.