November 11, 2022 - 17:17 AMT
Former Russia midfielder Eduard Bagrintsev moves to Armenia

The Russian midfielder of the Slovak football club Dubnica Eduard Bagrintsev has explained his decision to change his sports citizenship to Armenian.

"I am Armenian and I want to play for my national team, representing my country. My family said they would support any choice I make,” said the 19-year-old.

He regretted that Henrikh Mkhitaryan ended his career in the national team, as he dreamed of playing with him, reports.