The coaching staff of the Russian national football team, headed by Valery Karpin, will visit the winter training camp of RPL clubs. This was reported by the official website of the Russian Football Union.
On January 14, Valery Karpin is going to Spain for the training camp of the RPL clubs, after which he will visit the location of the clubs in Turkey and the UAE. His assistant Nikolai Pisarev will be in Turkey and Viktor Onopko in Spain.
The RFU said that the coaches of the Russian national team will monitor the preparation of candidates for the national team, as well as communicate with the players and coaches of the RPL clubs.
On March 24, the Russian national team will play the first play-off for the right to play at the 2022 World Cup against the Polish team. The meeting will take place in Luzhniki. In case of victory, the Russians in the decisive match will play with the winner of the meeting Sweden – Czech Republic.