Russia look to cement their place at the top of their UEFA Nations League group as they take on Sweden who sit in the third spot after defeat to Turkey in the last round
Russia's dream came to a heart-breaking halt as they were knocked out by a spirited Croatia side on penalties.
Russia have one foot in the Round of 16 after they beat Egypt 3-1 in Saint Petersburg on Tuesday to consolidate their place atop Group A.
Russia will be aiming to continue their winning run when they meet Egypt at the Krestovsky Stadium on Tuesday, but who are the three players to look out for?
The 25-year-old Real Madrid winger, who joined Valencia on loan for the rest of the season, has stated that he considers it to be a big opportunity for him and the decision to move was an easy one to make.
Cadiz CF fans mock Real Madrid manager Rafael Benitez for fielding ineligible Denis Cheryshev, as Los Blancos anxiously await for their future to be decided.
Real Madrid find themselves in a spot of trouble after fielding Denis Cheryshev in a Copa del Rey Round of 32 match against third tier side Cadiz CF.
Rafael Benitez has received a bid from the Reds for the Russian flier and will discuss the matter with his bosses at the Bernebeu.
Liverpool Line Up Pedro, Cheryshev As Raheem Sterling's Potential Replacements
Liverpool FC are preparing an offer in the region a 15-20 million to sign Real Madrid’s 24-year-old Russian Winger who has turned heads with his performances on loan at Villarreal according to reports in the Spanish Media Denis Cheryshev will return to Real Madrid on June 30 after completing a season-long loan spell with Villarreal. The winger has shone in his loan spell and is being sought as a possible replacement for Raheem Sterling. In the 2012-13 season he scored 11 in the Segunda Division with Real Madrid Castilla and he finished this campaign with 6 goals and 11 assists in 25 starts in all competition for Villareal. In the 2013-14 season he suffered two injuries that limited him to only five appearances for Sevilla. Real Madrid could sell the player to balance their books given that he is not touted to be in the first team plans anytime soon and has a contract until 2017 and Liverpool have been […]