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...]

Inside the Game: Preview to Benfica vs Zenit

Lisbon on Tuesday plays host to an enticing first round match between Euro giants SL Benfica and FC Zenit St. Petersburg in Group C Champions League action. Russian Football News has combined forces with our Portuguese counterparts at PortugalFutbol.net to provide you with a comprehensive preview of this clash of titans. Zenit Blue, White & Sky-Blue Preview Andre Villas Boas said he wanted to be like Peter the Great (the Tsar who looked to Europe), when he first arrived at the Blue, White … [Read more...]