Evgeny Valiev, Sergey Karasev and Vladislav Trushkin — in the expanded Russian national team
The coaching staff of the national team called the list of candidates for participation in the the World Cup 2019.
The main gathering of the national team will begin at the Novogorsk training center on the 22d of July. There are 24 players in total in the list.
In preparation for the World Cup, the team will take part in three tournaments — in Moscow (2-4 August), Italian Verona (8-10) and Finnish Espoo (17-18). Another preparatory tournament (August 26-28) will be held in China, where the team will go on the 23d of August.
World Cup 2019 starts on the 31st of August.