Head coach of Belarus national football team Alexander Khatskevich held a traditional press conference for Belarusian journalists before flying to Lviv. Media representatives asked about tactics for the upcoming match and why the coach had not picked players instead of injured Polyakov and Politevich.
Alexander Khatskevich also summed up the performance of Belarusian internationals in the championship of Russia.
Alexander Khatskevich, head coach of the Belarusian national football team:
Kalachev is will doing well and he is the leader of the team. Kornilenko and Drahun? We want them to play at the same level as they are playing now. Kornilenko and Drahun have been playing particularly great during the last two games and they confident enough bringing victory to their team. So I would like them to play equally well on Saturday.