Lokomotiv Moscow forward Fedor Smolov, Zenit St. Petersburg midfielder Andrey Mostovoy and Zenit defender Yuri Zhirkov have all been called up for the international duty with Russia. Spartak Moscow defender Pavel Maslov will feature for Russia U21.
Russia will play a friendly against Sweden on October 8 before taking on Turkey and Hungary in the 2020/21 UEFA Nations League on October 11 and October 14 respectively.
Russia U21 will face Estonia and Latvia in the Euro 2021 qualifiers. The matches will be played on October 9 and October 13 respectively.