Round Table: The Greatest Players to Play in Russia

This spring, Russia celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Russian Football Premier League. Russian media Sport-Express recently published their list over the greatest players to ever grace the league, and now it is time for the Russian Football News team to look back and remember the maestros.  This time, the panel consists off: Joel Amorim (@Vostok1981): Writer for Russian Football News, WhoScored, FutnSoccer, Bola na Rede and Futbol Pulse Robert Ustian (@Robustmsk):  Football … [Read more...]

Nemanja Vidic and Three Other Serbs Who Shone In Russia

Not long ago, Serbian defender Nemanja Vidić announced his retirement. The former Spartak Moscow, Manchester United and Inter player has been one of the most influential players in his position in the past 15 years, and it is no coincidence that most football fans like him as he always gave everything he had and then some. Vidić is however far from the only Serb to have played in the Russian Premier League. Russia has been a popular destination for Serbs since the early 2000s. Relations … [Read more...]