Sergey Semak and the Bashkortostan Challenge

Going into the winter break in 8th place in the RFPL, just three points behind Terek Grozny in 4th, FC Ufa could be very satisfied with the first half of the season. The team from Bashkortostan managed to defeat both Spartak and Lokomotiv in Moscow, while also holding Zenit St. Petersburg to a 0-0 draw at the beginning of the season, and they are no longer the pushovers we have seen in the previous two seasons, where they finished just above the relegation line. A fact that becomes even more … [Read more...]

Interview With Kirill Suslov: If Young Players Can Go to Europe, They Should Without Thinking

A few weeks ago, Russian central defender Kirill Suslov finished his first season with Norwegian 1st Division side Kongsvinger IL, so we arranged an interview with the former CSKA Moscow player to hear his impressions about his Norwegian adventure. READ MORE: Kirill Suslov - From Army Man to the Norwegian Cup Final Nikita Armand: After the end of the regular season your team was fifth, and made the final of the Norwegian Cup. But now the cup has been won by Rosenborg, and in last match of … [Read more...]