Russia coach Georgy Yartsev dropped veteran goalkeeper Sergei Ovchinnikov from a 23-man squad he named on Monday for this month's World Cup qualifiers away to Liechtenstein and Estonia.
Estonia have called up under-21 midfielder players Ott Reinumae and Aleksandr Dmitrije for Wednesday's World Cup qualifier away to Russia in Krasnodar.
Lokomotiv Moscow captain Dmitry Loskov was among five players recalled by Russia coach Georgy Yartsev for this month's World Cup qualifier at home to Estonia.
Scotland have confirmed they will continue their build-up to the World Cup qualifiers with a friendly against Estonia.
Estonia have named an almost full-strength 19-man squad for their final Euro 2004 Group Eight qualifier away to playoff hopefuls Belgium next week.
Estonia coach Arno Pijpers is worried his team will not be able to face up to Bulgaria in Saturday's Euro 2004 Group Eight qualifier in Sofia as he is missing five first-choice players due to injury or suspension.
Estonian coach Arno Pijpers named the following 18-man squad on Wednesday for his team's Euro 2004 Group Eight qualifier against Bulgaria on September 6.
Estonia striker Andres Oper and midfielder Urmas Rooba have withdrawn from the side's friendly against Poland on Wednesday because of club duties.
Estonia coach Arno Pijpers is pinning his hopes on recalled strikers Indrek Zelinski and Andres Oper for their Euro 2004 Group Eight qualifier against Croatia at home on Wednesday.
Striker Andres Oper returns to the Estonia squad after injury for next month's Euro 2004 qualifiers against Andorra and Croatia.