At FIFA world cup 2018, team Russia will play in the group A with Egypt, Saudi Arabia, and Uruguay.
The Russia national football team represents Russia in association football and is controlled by the Russian Football Union, the governing body for football in Russia. Russia has appeared in ten World Cups and will host the tournament in 2018. Russia is a member of UEFA, they won the first edition of the respective continental competition in 1960 as the Soviet Union.
Association: Russian Football Union (RFS)
Confederation: UEFA (Europe)
Head coach: Stanislav Cherchesov
Captain: Igor Akinfeev
RUSSIA SQUAD FOR FIFA WORLD CUP 2018
- Artyom Dzyuba (Arsenal Tula),
- Alexei Miranchuk (Lokomotiv Moscow),
- Fyodor Smolov (FC Krasnodar).
- Denis Cheryshev (Villarreal),
- Alan Dzagoev (CSKA Moscow),
- Yuri Gazinsky (FC Krasnodar),
- Alexander Golovin (CSKA Moscow),
- Daler Kuzyaev (Zenit St. Petersburg),
- Anton Miranchuk (Lokomotiv Moscow),
- Alexander Samedov (Spartak Moscow),
- Alexander Yerokhin (Zenit St. Petersburg),
- Yuri Zhirkov (Zenit St. Petersburg),
- Roman Zobnin (Spartak Moscow).
- Mario Fernandes (CSKA Moscow),
- Vladimir Granat (Rubin Kazan),
- Sergei Ignashevich (CSKA Moscow),
- Fyodor Kudryashov (Rubin Kazan),
- Ilya Kutepov (Spartak Moscow),
- Andrei Semyonov (Akhmat Grozny),
- Igor Smolnikov (Zenit St. Petersburg).
- Igor Akinfeev (CSKA Moscow),
- Vladimir Gabulov (Brugge),
- Andrei Lunyov (Zenit St. Petersburg).
Russia match schedule 2018
|Russia vs Saudi Arabia||5 - 0||Fifa World Cup Championship||2018||Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow||Recap|
|Russia vs Egypt||3 - 1||Fifa World Cup Championship||2018||Saint Petersburg Stadium, St. Petersburg||Recap|
|Uruguay vs Russia||Fifa World Cup Championship||2018||Samara Stadium, Samara||Preview|