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Capello Calls Up 38 Players for the Russian National Team

By TOKE THEILADE, May 25 – The Russian national team coach, Fabio Capello, has called up 38 players for the national team games against Belarus and Austria in June.



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CSKA Moscow Close to First Summer Signing

By TOKE THEILADE, May 24 – According to the lastest rumours is CSKA Moscow close to signing the Bulgarian national team player Ivelin Popov from Kuban Krasnodar.

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Zenit Secures the Title – A Look on their Incredible Season

By VALERA PATOTSKI, May 20 – With a 1-1 draw against Ufa Zenit St. Petersburg secured the first league title since 2012. It is now time to look back at their season.

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Russian Cup Final Preview: Lokomotiv Moscow – Kuban Krasnodar

By BEN CLARK, May 20 – Thursday evening the Russian cup final between Lokomotiv Moscow and Kuban Krasnodar kicks off. Kuban’s coach, Leonid Kuchuk, was sacked at Lokomotiv earlier this season.


Denis Cheryshev to Liverpool Intensified Last Night

By SHANE BURNS, May 19 – Liverpool are determined to land Russian International Denis Cherychev from Real Madrid as they look to replace the departing Raheem Sterling.


Highlights From the RPL’s Match Day 28

By TOKE THEILADE, May 19 – We bring you all the goals and highlights from the Russian Premier League’s 28th Round. We also give you the Goal of the Week as well as the league table.


Report: FC Ural 2-1 Dynamo Moscow

By ALEKS V, May 18 – Ural’s Fyodor Smolov scored against his old team, when Ural won 2-1 against Dinamo at Geolog Stadium in Tyumen.


Around Match Day 28

By SHANE BURNS, May 18 – In Around Match Day 28 you find the most interesting stories surrounding match day 28 of the Russian Premier League.

Is Nikolai Tolstykh's reign as RFU President under threat?

Thick Nick, Vitaliy Mutko and the RFU’s Merry Dance

By ANDREW FLINT, 18 May – The dark clouds are looming over the RFU and its president Nikolai Tolstykh as rumours persist of Sports Minister Vitaliy Mutko taking over – we take a closer look at the situation.


The Story of Spartak’s Oldest Fan

By TOKE THEILADE, May 16 – The 102 year old Otto Fisher is known as the ‘World’s Oldest Spartak Fan’. We give you the amazing story of his life.

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The Race For Europe

By ANDREW FLINT, May 15 – With three rounds left of the Russian Premier League we take the temperature of the race for the important European spots.


Dynamo winger Balazs Dzsudzsak set to join Serie A giants

By SHANE BURNS, May 15 – Financial Fair Play looks set to take it’s toll on Dinamo Moscow as key man Balazs Dzsudzsak looks to swap the harsh winters of Moscow for sunny Milan.


The RPL Relegation Race

By ALEKS V, May 14 – A look at the potential candidates for relegation and their chances of survival in the RPL.