The head coach of the Russian youth national football team Mikhail Galaktionov commented on the defeat from the French national team in the match of the second round of the group stage of the 2021 European Football Championship among players under 21 years old.
He noted that he could not say that the French did not show anything in the match with his players.
“They played well on the ball, in interactions. We were prepared for how they would defend themselves. Half-moments of interaction passed, But there was not so much sharpness of the command to bring a partner under attack. It was necessary to be more conservative and more conservative, ”added the specialist.
The meeting ended with a score of 2: 0 in favor of the French, who converted two penalties in the first half – in the 15th and 24th minutes.
According to the results of two rounds, the Russian national team takes the third place in the group, gaining 3 points. The French, also with three points, are second due to additional indicators. Denmark is in the lead – 6 points. Iceland is in fourth place with no points.
Earlier it was reported that the referee Fedotov commented on the appointment of two penalties against the Russian youth team.
Source site russian.rt.com