RFPL 2017/2018 – Who Has the Best Kit?

SKA-Khabarovsk Premier Liga newcomers, like some other teams, decided not to bother and use last year's kits. They probably figured that nobody saw it last season anyway, as the coverage of the FNL is almost criminally low. The kit itself is nothing special, but there is nothing to criticize either. I personally like their massive badge, which looks appropriate on this empty T-shirt. FC Tosno The club from the Leningrad Oblast, founded in 2013, still hasn't built its own identity. … [Read more...]

Around Match Day 28

’Around the Match Day’ is a new feature on RussianFootballNews.com. We will take a look at all the major and minor stories surrounding the match day and give you an overview you do not get elsewhere. Sadly there is only two more game weekends before the conclusion of the 2014/2015 Russian Premier League season.  Smaller competitions have taken place within the division this season in every aspect barring the top of the table. This weekend, a 1-1 draw between FC Ufa and Zenit all put clinched … [Read more...]

Around Match Day 26

’Around the Match Day’ is a new feature on RussianFootballNews.com. We will take a look at all the major and minor stories surrounding the match day and give you an overview you do not get elsewhere. The Russian Premier League’s match day 26 showed us both the best and the worst from the Russian football world. Zenit Saint Petersburg visited Spartak Moscow at the brand new Otkritie Arena, where more than 40,000 spectators showed up to watch one of the biggest derbies in the country. Both fan … [Read more...]