The Russian Football Association (RFU) paid eight million dollars (544 million rubles) to football players, coaches and team administrative staff. This is reported by Sport24.
So, RFU was awarded to the team for the successful execution of the World Championship. Players involved in cash distribution and coaches.
Under the leadership of Stanislaw Čerševen, the world championship went to the quarter-finals, where they lost to the next finals – the Croatian national team – in a penalty shootout. At the group stage, the Russians won two victories and one victory, and in the 1st/8 finals they beat the Spanish penalty. The result, shown in the 2018 World Cup, was the best in the history of Russian football.
After the tournament, the players were invited to the Kremlin. President Vladimir Putin gave the players and national teams a training team: Cherchesov received the Order of Alexander Nevsky, and Igor Akinfeev and Sergey Ignashevich received the Honorary Order. In addition, all national team players were awarded the title of award winning sports master.
The 2018 World Champion was a French team. In the final game "triple" beat Croatia by a 4: 2 point.