FC Ufa forward has been approved as member of Russian national team for matches against Slovakia and Slovenia
Hamid Agalarov, striker of the Ufa football club and top scorer of the Russian Premier League, will debut for the main Russian national team on October 8. The national team coach Valeriy Karpin included the forward in the final squad for the 2022 World Cup qualifiers against Slovakia and Slovenia.
The first match will take place in Kazan on October 8, the second in Maribor on October 11.
The final composition of the Russian national football team includes:
Goalkeepers: Guilherme, Dupin, Lunev, Safonov.
Defenders: Diveev, Dzhikia, Osipenko, Sutormin, Chistyakov, Samoshnikov, Terekhov, Kudryashov.
Midfielders: Barinov, Zhemaletdinov, Golovin, Erokhin, Kuzyaev, Al. Miranchuk, Zakharyan, Fomin, Makarov, Ionov, Glushakov.
Forwards: Smolov, Zabolotny, Agalarov.