Russia’s soccer coach, Dick Advocaat, announced the final list of travelers for the European Championship which in less than two weeks starts in Ukraine and Poland …

Advocaat has decided to leave debutants Artem Dzjuba and midfilder Magomed Ozdoev at home, and bring to Euro already tried and proven players.

Russia’s Euro 2012 squad:

Goalkeepers: Igor Akinfeev (CSKA Moscow), Vyacheslav Malafeev (Zenit), Anton Shunin (Dynamo Moscow);

Defenders: Aleksander Anyukov (Zenit), Alexey Berezutsky, Sergey Ignashevich, Kirill Nababkin (all CSKA Moscow); Vladimir Granat (Dynamo Moscow), Yury Zhirkov (Anzhi), Dmitry Kombarov (Spartak Moscow), Roman Sharonov (Rubin);

Midfielders: Igor Denisov, Konstantin Zyrianov, Roman Shirokov (all Zenit); Denis Glushakov (Lokomotiv Moscow), Igor Semshov (Dynamo Moscow);

Forwards: Andrey Arshavin, Aleksander Kerzhakov (both Zenit); Alan Dzagoev (CSKA Moscow), Marat Izmailov (Sporting, Portugal), Aleksander Kokorin (Dynamo Moscow), Roman Pavlyuchenko (Lokomotiv Moscow), Pavel Pogrebnyak (Fulham, England).

Russia on June 8 against Czech Republic will play the first match on Euro 2012.

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