Legends of world football told about the all-star game in St. Petersburg

© Nina to Sociability in photobacteria Park confederations Cup 2017Legends of world football told about the all-star game in St. Petersburg© Nina to Sociability the image Bank

Former French national team player Marcel Desailly and an Australian football player Harry Kewell said the legendary ex-forward of «Liverpool» Stan Collymore about his impressions of the «match of stars» ended in St. Petersburg. The interview was published on the official RT page on the social network Facebook.

Both players said that he enjoyed meeting with the Russian team. Despite the fact that the competition was friendly, the field was dominated by a spirit of rivalry, and each of the parties sought their game to please the fans.

The players discussed the upcoming confederations Cup. According to Desailly, this tournament is of great importance. «It’s not even preparing for the championship is a real competition… This is a chance to win more trophies,» said the ex-defender of France.

Ronaldinho, Okocha, Kewell, Aimar, Baia, Desailly.

Not a bad 6 a side team [email protected]_com pic.twitter.com/R35PTCZCie

— Stan Collymore (@StanCollymore) may 21, 2017

Quell, for his part, drew attention to the fact that in the Cup participate only the best teams, which makes this match a special character. He also stressed that the Russian side was well prepared for the championship, and the event must pass at a high level.

On Sunday, former players of the national team of Russia defeated the stars of FIFA in a friendly match, timed to the opening of the Park of the confederations Cup in St. Petersburg. For the team of world legends were Ronaldinho, Vitor Baia, Pablo Aimar, Augustine Okocha, Harry Kewell and Marcel Desailly. The Russian side took the field Malafeev, Sennikov, Bridge, Radimov, Sychev, Bulykin.