10 Things You Need to Know About Fabio Capello's Russia

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10 Things You Need to Know About Fabio Capello's Russia
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With the first game of the 2014 World Cup just two weeks away, Fabio Capello is putting the finishing touches to his Russia squad ahead of their Group H opener.

Pooled together with South Korea, Algeria and much-fancied Belgium, the draw could have been much harsher on the former England boss, but he will take nothing for granted.

Qualification for the round of 16 will mark a vast improvement on their last two appearances at football’s top table, where they crashed out in the group stages in 1994 and 2002.

So with expectations high ahead of the Brazil showcase, Bleacher Report takes a look at 10 things you should know about Capello’s Russia before the competition gets underway.

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