Former manager of Moscow “Spartak” Alexander Haji commented on the draw of the Russian team in the friendly match with the Iranian team.
The match took place in Tehran on March 23 and ended with a score of 1-1. Valery Karpin, Coach of the National Team, before the match declarationespecially irresistible.
Friendlies will never be compared to official matches because the mood is not right. And the game changes according to the mood. How is the team formed if the coach says before the match that he is not committed to the national team? A spit on these trainers.
This is the pinnacle of a coach to lead the country you live in. Was he forced in? Great! All the mood from the coach is transferred to the players. It creates atmosphere in the team. If indifferent, what should players do? – Recites Haji’s words sports24.
On Sunday, March 26, Karpin’s St. Petersburg’s wards will play with Iraq. The starting whistle for the teams will sound at 18:00 Moscow time.
Recall that in the spring of 2022 the International Football Federation (FIFA) and the Association of European Football Associations (UEFA) decided to exclude the Russian national team and all Russian clubs from participation in all competitions controlled by these organizations.
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