The Head Coach of Belarus National team Igor Kriushenko announced the extended list for the forthcoming games against Holland and France. The final squad, consisting of 23 players, will be set up later.
Our National team will play two fixtures. On 7 October at Borisov Arena, “the white wings” will accept National team of Holland in FIFA World Cup 2018 qualifiers. Kick off is 21:45. Later on, on 10 October Belarus will play an away game of the qualifiers against France. The venue is Stade de France in Paris, kick off is at 20:45 (local time (21:45 Minsk time).
The Head Coach included 33 players into the extended list:
Goalkeepers: Sergey Chernik (Nancy Lorraine, France), Aleksandr Gutor (Chornomorets Odessa, Ukraine), Sergey Ignatovich (Dinamo Minsk), Dmitry Dudar (Slutsk).
Defenders: Aleksandr Martynovich (Krasnodar, Russia), Denis Polyakov, Maksim Volodko (both - BATE Borisov), Sergey Politevich (Genclerbirligi Ankara, Turkey), Sergey Matveychik, Igor Burko, Aleksey Yanushkevich (all - Shakhter Soligorsk), Dmitry Aliseyko, Aleksey Gavrilovich (both - Dynamo Brest), Aleksandr Sachivko (Dinamo Minsk).
Midfielders: Stanislav Dragun, Aleksey Rios, Igor Stasevich (all - BATE Borisov), Sergey Balanovich (Amkar Perm, Russia), Renan Bressan (Saves, Portugal), Pavel Nekhaychik, Aleksey Legchilin (both - Dynamo Brest), Ivan Mayevski (Astana, Kazakhstan), Nikita Korzun (Dynamo Kyiv, Ukraine), Artem Bykov (Dinamo Minsk), Oleg Evdokimov (FC Minsk), Aleksandr Karnitsky (Tosno, Russia), Yury Kovalev (Shakhter Soligorsk).
Forwards: Nikolai Signevich, Mikhail Gordeychuk (both - BATE Borisov), Pavel Savitsky (Neman Grodno), Maksim Skavysh, Egor Zubovich (both - Torpedo-BelAZ Zhodino), Anton Saroka (Dinamo Minsk).