RFN Top 50 2016: 10-4

10: Denis Glushakov, Midfielder, Spartak (+31) Back in August nobody could possibly have predicted that Spartak would sit pretty at the top of the table going into the winter break, and even fewer could have foreseen Denis Glushakov’s meteoric rise up the RFN Top 50, but the midfield general has been a relatively unsung hero in Massimo Carrera’s machine. Without question the individual highlight was his sensational rocket that crashed in off his new teammate Aleksandr Selikhov’s crossbar in … [Read more...]

RFN Top 50 – 35-21

Find the players from 50 to 36 here. 35. Vasiliy Berezutskiy, defender, CSKA At the age of 33, Vasiliy Berezutskiy exudes old-pro calmness and confidence on the pitch. The former national side captain has been an extremely important figure in the CSKA defence for over a decade, being named one of the 33 best players in the league an extremely creditable nine times. The Moscow-born man sits atop the RPL table with the Army Men despite recent poor results. With the side now out of European … [Read more...]

Russian Premier League: Top 5 Goals – August

The first full month of Russian Premier League football is now played, and we are proud to present you the five best goals from August. Which goal did you like the most? Share your opinion in the comment section. … [Read more...]

RPL Week 7: Goal of the Week and Highlights

Goal of the Week: Christian Noboa, FC Rostov https://youtu.be/216H7pCEexU?t=2m42s Ural - Terek Grozny 3 - 3 (1-0 Manucharyan, 2-0 Fontanello, 2-1 Rybus, 2-2 Sadaev, 2-3 Aissati, 3-3 Erokhin) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7lbgDkt4cc FC Rostov - Amkar Perm 1 - 0 (1-0 Noboa) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=216H7pCEexU Dinamo Moscow - FC Ufa 2 - 0 (1-0 Kozlov, 2-0 Dyakov) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rSckX2ffRaU&feature=youtu.be Zenit St. Petersburg - Krylya Sovetov … [Read more...]