Russian national football team loses to Czech Republic in friendly match
Russia’s national team has lost to the Czech Republic 1-2 in a friendly match within the framework of preparation for the 2016 UEFA European Championship.
During the match that took place at the Tivoli stadium in Austria’s Innsbruck, Russia’s Alexander Kokorin scored in the 6th minute.
The Czech Republic’s Tomas Rosicky shot a goal in the 49th minute and Tomas Necid in the 90th minute.
Footballer Roman Neustadter, who got Russian citizenship May 25, held his first match for the national team.
Russia’s national team will hold one more friendly as part of preparation for Euro 2016. On June 5, the Russians will play Serbia.