Former head coach of the Russian national team Ignatiev considers the invitation of the Brazilians to the team a disaster
KAZAN, November 18 – RIA Novosti, Vadim Kuznetsov. Former head coach of the Russian national team, Boris Ignatiev, told RIA Novosti that Russian football should not consider the naturalization of foreign players, but working with their youth.
Russian National Team Coach Valery Karpin said that he is not against the naturalization of foreign players. Petersburg Malcolm and Claudinho learned earlier that the Brazilian legionnaire “Zenith” will receive Russian citizenship.