Hronika.info calls the best player of the starting day of the world Cup in Russia.
The opening match of the 21st world Cup between the national teams of Russia and Saudi Arabia (5:0) is unlikely to linger long in the memory of fans, but in a match between two weakest teams in the world Cup (according to FIFA ranking) has found a star. Talking about the 22-year-old midfielder Moscow “CSKA” Alexander Golovin.
Midfielder team Russia to two assists on Yury Gazinskiy and Artem Dzyuba at the end of the match added a perfectly executed free-kick. All in all, Golovin in the main match of his career participated in four successful attacks.
Yes, Denis Cheryshev scored a brace, but Golovin was a motor in the game against Russia. Portal “Whoscored.com” Alexander was estimated at 9.9 points out of a possible 10.
In the match with Saudi Arabia Golovin showed why he is the main young talent of Russian football. It seems that Juventus made the right choice by starting negotiations with “CSKA” on the transition of the hero of the day.
The world Cup on Friday will continue with the matches Egypt – Uruguay, Morocco, Iran and Portugal – Spain.