In the Euro 2020 qualifying match, Croatia beat Slovakia 4-0 away. One of the goals in this meeting was scored by CSKA midfielder Nikola Vlasic.
In another match, Poland lost to Slovenia (0: 2) under the referee Sergei Karasev.
European championship. Qualifying tournament
Slovakia — Croatia — 0:4 (0:1)
Goals: Vlašić, 45 (0:1). Perisic, 46 (0:2). Petkovic, 72 (0:3). Lovren, 89 (0:4). Continue reading
“Chertanovo” — our Bilbao
— As a former sports Director of the RFU and ex-coach of the youth national team of Russia can you formulate the main problems of youth football?
– Take my first youth team of 2010. Kokorin, Smolov, Shatov, Dzagoev: they were not in enough demand in their clubs. Young people, as a rule, sat on a bench. There was a shortage of game practice. Now the situation has changed for the better. Galaktionov have all the players play! That is, young people are competitive. That’s cool.
— And what do you attribute this trend? There is less money to buy foreigners and bet on young people? Continue reading
Recently, the entire football community has divided into two camps. One half of fans and specialists supports naturalization of players for performance in other national teams. The other half strongly negatively responds about this event. Naturally, this situation has not spared the Ukrainian Premier League.
To date, the Ukrainian national team already consists of two players with non-native origin. We are talking about Serb Marko Devic and the Brazilian Edmar. In fact, the attitude of Ukrainian fans to these two performers is also ambiguous. Although in defense of the situation, it can be said that Devich during the anthem not only puts his hand to his heart, but also sings along. Thus, we can say with confidence about the motivation of this player. Continue reading