Compared to the match with the Belgian national team, the head coach of Russia Stanislav Cherchesov carried out several permutations. The composition of the team is as follows:
Shunin - Belyaev, Petrov, Kudryashov, Dzhikia, Kuzyaev - Z. Bakaev, Al. Miranchuk, Ozdoev, Ion - Dziuba.
For Anton Shunin, this will be the first match for the Russian team since 2011.
The match will be held on November 19 in La Valletta. The meeting starts at 22:45 Moscow time.
Earlier, Pavlyuchenko predicted a major victory for the Russian team in a game with the team of San Marino.