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Dick Advocaat has named a number of domestic-based players for the tournament in Ukraine and Poland, and will announce the final 23-man roster in due course

RUSSIA
GROUP A
HOW THEY QUALIFIED
P
PTS
 RUSSIA 10 23
 IRELAND
10 21
 ARMENIA 10 17
 SLOVAKIA 10 15
 MACEDONIA 10 8
 ANDORRA 10 0

Russia boss Dick Advocaat has named his final 23-man squad for the upcoming European Championship.

The squad features a number of names that were instrumental in their country's run to the Euro 2008 semi-finals, as Andrey Arshavin, Roman Shirokov, Yuri Zhirkov, Igor Semshov and Aleksander Anyukov have all been included in a Russian Premier League-laden roster.

The only surprise is that Advocaat has selected Sporting Lisbon's Marat Izmailov for the first time in his tenure thanks to the 29-year-old's tremendous club form since his return from a persistent knee injury.

Advocaat has already announced that he will step down as Russia coach after the tournament.

The squad in full:

Name Club
Goalkeepers:  
Igor Akinfeev
CSKA Moscow
Vyacheslav Malafeev Zenit St Petersburg
Anton Shunin Dynamo Moscow
Defenders:
Aleksander Anyukov
Zenit St Petersburg
Alexey Berezutsky
CSKA Moscow
Vladimir Granat Dynamo Moscow
Sergey Ignashevich CSKA Moscow
Dmitry Kombarov Spartak Moscow
Roman Sharanov Rubin Kazan
Kirill Nababkin CSKA Moscow
Yury Zhirkov Anzhi Makhachkala
Midfielders:  
Igor Denisov
Zenit St Petersburg
Alan Dzagoev CSKA Moscow
Denis Glushakov
Lokomotiv Moscow
Marat Izmailov Sporting Lisbon
Igor Semshov
Dynamo Moscow
Roman Shirokov Zenit St Petersburg
Konstantin Zyrianov Zenit St Petersburg
Attackers:  
Andrey Arshavin
Zenit St Petersburg
Aleksander Kerzhakov Zenit St Petersburg
Aleksander Kokorin Dynamo Moscow
Roman Pavlyuchenko Lokomotiv Moscow
Pavel Pogrebnyak Fulham

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