Cherchesov: QQ plot does not give special advantages to the Russian players

© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade in photobunny coach of Russia Stanislav Cherchesov at a press conference. 16 Jun 2017Cherchesov: QQ plot does not give special advantages to the Russian players© RIA Novosti / Alexander Wolfparade the image Bank

The fact that the national team of Russia on football had one more day to prepare for the match of the confederations Cup against Portugal, will not give the Russians special benefits, said the chief coach of the Russian team of Stanislav Cherchesov.

Meeting of Russian national teams and Portugal in the second round of the group stage of the confederations Cup scheduled for Wednesday. After the first round, the Russians are leading in group A with three points for a victory over the new Zealanders (2:0). The Portuguese tied for second-third place with the team of Mexico, with whom they played a draw (2:2). The Russians started the tournament on 17 June, the Portuguese – 18th.

«First we need to train well to understand the condition and what we can do tomorrow, and the rest will play. We saw a good game, and the Portuguese, and Mexicans showed good quality. About the pressure, it makes no sense to say that the reigning Champions. The special problems they should not be. We have one more day of training, but I don’t think it will give a special advantage,» — said Cherchesov at a press conference.