Cherchesov is not ready to leave the Russian national team of his own free will

The mentor said goodbye to the team’s players until September

The head coach of the Russian national team Stanislav Cherchesov is ready to continue working in the team. The labor agreement of the 57-year-old specialist with the RFU is valid until the end of the qualifying cycle for the 2022 World Cup.

Today, June 22, the coach of the Russian national team said goodbye to the players at the training base in Novogorsk, saying that he expects to meet with them in September, when the qualifying matches of the World Cup, which will be held in Qatar, continue.

It is noted that at the same time Cherchesov is not going to resign on his own initiative. So far, there have been talks about such an option with the RFU leadership.

Earlier, RFU President Alexander Dyukov admitted unsatisfactory result Russian national team at Euro 2020. He noted that the task was not completed.

The Russian national team took the last place in group B at the European Championship 2020. The team scored 3 points in three games, having suffered two defeats and one win.

The European Championship, postponed for a year due to the coronavirus pandemic, will be held from June 11 to July 11 in St. Petersburg, Amsterdam, Baku, Budapest, Bucharest, Glasgow, Copenhagen, London, Munich, Rome and Seville.