MOSCOW, June 3 (Sputnik) - On loan Arsenal Tula forward Artem Dzyuba, Spartak Moscow defender Ilya Kutepov and Club Brugge goalkeeper Vladimir Gabulov have been included in Russia's 2018 FIFA World Cup squad, the Russian Football Union announced on its official website on Sunday.
Russia's 23-man final World Cup squad includes:
Goalkeepers: Igor Akinfeev, Vladimir Gabulov, Andrey Lunyov;
Defenders: Vladimir Granat, Sergei Ignashevich, Fedor Kudryashov, Ilya Kutepov, Andrei Semyonov, Igor Smolnikov, Mario Fernandes;
Midfielders: Yury Gazinsky, Aleksandr Golovin, Alan Dzagoev, Aleksandr Yerokhin, Yuri Zhirkov, Roman Zobnin, Daler Kuzyaev, Aleksandr Samedov, Anton Miranchuk, Denis Cheryshev;
Forwards: Aleksei Miranchuk, Artem Dzyuba, Fedor Smolov.
The World Cup gets underway on June 14, with the final to be played on July 15. The hosts have been drawn in Group A along with Saudi Arabia, Egypt and Uruguay.