Fyodor Smolov

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Russia finally gave up on Fabio Capello in July 2015 when in danger of missing out on France. CSKA Moscow's Leonid Slutsky took over and his 4-2-3-1 – and man-management – suited the players much better. STRENGTHS This team look like they are enjoying their football again. There is speed on the flanks and the…
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Croatia bagged a positive result on their midweek friendly fixture after defeating Russia 3-1. The home side actually made a brighter start on that tie as they got themselves in front on 14 minutes through Fyodor Smolov.