Stanislav Cherchesov's men are currently preparing for their first "home" World Cup at their base camp in Novogrosk, just outside Moscow.

The hosts will face Saudi Arabia at Moscow's 81,000-seater Luzhniki Stadium onΒ  Thursday, before also taking on Egypt and Uruguay in their other two Group A matches.

The 2018 FIFA World Cup will be held at 12 stadiums in 11 Russian cities from June 14 to July 15.