Lineup of Russian Football Team for FIFA World Cup 2018

Russian football team becomes the center of attention this year. They are about to welcome some countries for FIFA World Cup 2018. Let’s check the profile of those players here. Lineup-of-Russian-Football-Team-for-FIFA-World-Cup-2018.jpg Stanislav Cherchesov

Talking about football team, it can’t be separated with the skill of the coach. In FIFA World Cup 2018, the team will be coached by Stanislav Cherchesov. This man has been selected as the Russian’s national football team coach since 2016 and signed 2 years contract.

Cherchesov is not a new person because in the past, he was a national goalkeeper along with 49 caps. During the time, he supported the team 4 times winner in the national championship. Cherchesov was a skillful goalkeeper for his team, Spartak Moscow. His international career was the coach of Austria football team. __ Igor Akinfeev__

Russia is calling Igor Akinfeev for the national goalkeeper in FIFA World Cup 2018. It seems that Akinfeev still be the first choice goalkeeper due to its skills and achievement. Because of that, he is also chosen as the captain for his local team, PFC CSKA Moscow and the Russian national team.

During his performance, Akinfeev shows his great performance including the winning of Russian Premier League tittles, Russian Cups, and EUFA cup in 2015. He was selected as Russian national team since 2004 and has been played for EUFA European Championships and FIFA World Cup 2014. His international career in World Cup was started in 2006 FIFA World Cup against Estonia, FIFA World Cup 2014, and FIFA World Cup 2018.

Fyodor Kudryashov

In the defender position, there is an outstanding Russian player namely Fyodor Kudryashov. In the local league, this player is the member of FC Rubin Kazan as center back or left back player. His early football career was started as the player of Spartak Moscow in 2006. agen sbobet terpercaya

In 2008 he became the player of FC Khimki with loan status. Then, he was loaned to the FC Tom Tomsk and played there in 2010. He also has experience as the player of FC Krasnodar and FC Spartak Moscow. Now, he is the member of FC Rubin Kazan since 2017. He started his international career in 2016 when he was called to support Russian national football team.

He was played against Turkey and Ghana. The latest achievement is that he will be one of the players who play for FIFA World Cup 2018 as a defender. He will be played with Vasin and Dzhikiya to defend and support Igor Akinfeev. Aleksandr-Sergeyevich-Golovin.jpg Golovin

In the center midfielder, Russia has one of great young football players known as Aleksandr Sergeyevich Golovin. Golovin is still 21 years old but he has great performance especially in his team PFC CSKA Moscow. He started his debut on Russian Football Premier League in 2015 against FC Mordovia Saransk. It seems that he has a great time with PFC CSKA Moscow and it can be seen from his action to sign new contract in 2016 to stay on the team until season 2020-2021. He is a talented football player due to his international achievement.

He is one of the under 17 players for Russian football national team and supported his team to be the winner of UEFA European under 17 Championship in 2013. He also has experience in FIFA World Cup under-17 in the same year. Then, he was successfully joining the Russian National under-19 football team and supporting the team to be the second place of UEFA European under 19 Championship in 2015.

He started to join Russian national football team since 2015 and he showed his great performance against Belarus. Now, he will be one of the stars of Russian national football player in FIFA World Cup 2018. Golovin supports his team along with Fernandes, Zhirkov, Dzagoev and Glushakov in World Cup 2018.

Fyodor Smolov

One more important football players you need to count is Fyodor Smolov. He is the striker of Russian national football team. Smolov is also chosen to join the national team because of his great performance. He started his football career from the Master Saturn Yegoryevsk Football Academy.

After graduated from the academy, he was joined Dynamo Moscow in 2007. In 2010, his team was loaned him to Feyenoord for a year. Then, he sent back to the Dynamo Moscow but too bad his performance was not as great as before.

He loaned again to Anzhi Makhachkala for a half year. He also has experience as the player of Ural Yekaterinburg and Krasnodar. Plus, he also has some international career such as under-21 football player and joined the team to play on UEFA European under 21 Championship Qualification in 2011.

He played well and called again in 2013 for the same football event and even made 3 goals against Czech Republic. Then, he also called to the national team to join friendly match against the United Stated in 2012 and made a goal on the match.

Smolov continued his brilliant career as a striker by joining Russian team in Euro 2016 Qualification in 2015. He made a goal against Liechtenstein. He joined the team in France. His latest achievement was in 2017 in which he was joined in the opening match for 2017 FIFA Confederation Cups against New Zealand.

Interestingly, he made the second goal and brought his team won the match. His experience is enough to be called to join Russian national football team to be the main striker in FIFA World Cup 2018. It is planned that Smolov will be played with Kokorin. Both of them will be a goal machine for Russian football team in FIFA World Cup 2018.

Additional Players

Russian national football team also brings several additional players such as Vladimir Gabulov, Soslan Dzhanaev, and Andrei Lunev in the goalkeeper. Vladimir Granat, Igor Smolnikov, Sergei Ignashevich are also called for the additional defender squad.

There will also several names such as Yury Gazinsky, Anton Miranchuk, andDenis Cheryshev for the midfielder position. Artem Dzyuba, Aleksei Miranchuk, Fyodor Chalov will be ready to help Smolov in the striker position. With the entire squad, we just need to wait and see the real performance of Russian football team in FIFA World Cup 2018.