The national team of Russia on football has caused German footballer

In the list of players called to the national football team to prepare for Euro 2016, the defender joined the German club Schalke’s Roman Neustädter, follows from the message published on the official website of the team on Twitter. In total, composed of 23 players.

May 24, the Russian team will go on training camp in Switzerland. The European championship on football this year will be held in France from 10 June to 10 July.

Roman Neustädter was born in Odessa in 1988. His father was Peter Neustädter, also a footballer, played for local club “Dnepr”. Later Unnerstall Sr. moved to the “Karlsruhe” and moved to Germany.

Since 2012, Roman has played for Schalke, and also played 2 matches for the youth team of Germany. In February 2016, the press service of “Schalke” announced that midfielder has applied for obtaining Russian citizenship out of the question to keep the German passport is not.

As said Saturday the Agency “R-Sport” sports Minister Vitaly Mutko, the question of nationality Neustadter “is decided in this moment”. “Today he is in the application, the coach decided. I think that in the near future will be positive news,” said the Minister.