Russia coaching staff announced the preliminary squad for friendly matches vs Slovakia (May,26), Norway (May, 31) and Morocco (June, 6).
Two players of Anji are on the list: Andrey Eschenko and Vladimir Bystrov.
The list consists of 30 players in total.
Goalkeepers: Igor Akinfeev (CSKA), Yuri Lodygin (Zenit), Sergey Ryzhikov (Rubin).
Defenders: Alexander Anyukov (Zenit) Alexey Berezutsky, Vasily Berezutsky, Sergey Ignashevich, Georgi Schennikov (all from CSKA), Vladimir Granat, Aleksei Kozlov (Dinamo M), Andrey Eschenko (Anji), Dmitry Kombarov (Spartak M.), Andrey Semenov (Terek).
Halfbacks: Igor Denisov, Yuri Zhirkov, Alexey Ionov (all from Dinamo M), Alan Dzagoev (CSKA), Yuri Gazinsky, Roman Shirokov (both from Krasnodar), Denis Glushakov (Spartak M.), Pavel Mogilevets (Rubin), Viktor Faizulin, Oleg Shatov (both from Zenit), Vladimir Bystrov (Anji).
Forwards: Alexander Kerzhakov (Zenit), Artem Dzyuba (Rostov), Alexander Kokorin (Dinamo M.), Maxim Kanunnikov (Amkar), Pavel Pogrebnyak (Reding), Alexander Samedov (Lokomotiv M).