Saturday, August 19, 2017

CSKA arrives in Israel for second round of training

On Monday, Yekaterinburg's CSKA arrived in Tel Aviv to begin the second round of its training program.

CSKA goalkeepers Igor Akinfeev, Sergei Chepchugov and Sergei Ravjakin were joined by defenders Aleksei Berezutski, Vasili Berezutski, Sergei Ignashevich, Kirill Nababkin, Georgy Schennikov, Viktor Vasin, Mario Fernandez and Vyacheslav Caravan.

Also training in Israel were CSKA midfielders Pontus Wernbloom, Elver Rahimic, Rasmus Elm, Zoran Tosic, Alan Dzagoev, Georgi Milanov, Alexander Cauna, Stephen Zuber and Dmitri Efremov; along with forwards Ahmed Musa, Vitino Konstantin Bazelyuk and Seydou Doumbia.

CSKA--owned in part by Uzbek businessman Iskander Makhmudov--will return to Moscow on Feb. 6 after participating in the Joint Super Bowl. The Yekaterinburg team will face off against Donetsk Shakhtar on Feb. 5.