Russia Coach Fabio Capello Gets Backing Despite World Cup Flop

Updated: 02 July 2014 18:09 IST

The Russians failed to qualify for the second round despite having a relatively easy group and returned home without a single win. That performance has led to calls for Italian Capello to be sacked, but Russian sports minister Vitaly Mutko said he did not agree.

Russia Coach Fabio Capello Gets Backing Despite World Cup Flop
The Russians are willing to give Capello the long rope despite the World Cup failure. © AP

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Topics : Russia FIFA World Cup 2014 Football
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