Player of the match Russia – Saudi Arabia thanked God for the victory

Moscow. June 15. INTERFAX – midfielder of the national team of Russia on football Denis Cheryshev, recognized as the best player of the opening match of the world Cup with the team in Saudi Arabia, for his victory thank God.

“All glory be only to thee, o Lord,” wrote the player on his page on “Twitter”.

D. Cheryshev came on as a substitute in the 24th minute instead of the injured Alan Dzagoev scored two goals in the 43rd and 91st minutes.

The Russian team won the match with Saudi Arabia at the opening of the 2018 world Cup football with the score 5:0.