World Cup: Russia to face World Cup qualifier at home
Russia will face a qualifier in the Confederations Cup at home against Ukraine in St. Petersburg, the country’s soccer federation said on Tuesday.
The national team’s match against the Ukrainian side is set for Oct. 25, the federation said in a statement.
The first match between the two teams is scheduled for Nov. 6.
Russia beat Ukraine 4-2 on Oct. 29 to qualify for the World Cup.
It will play host to South Korea on Nov. 10 and Mexico on Nov 10.