Former Ukraine midfielder Andrei Husin dies in bike crash
Former Ukraine midfielder Andrei Husin dies in bike crash

Former Dynamo Kiev and Ukraine midfielder Andrei Husin was killed in a motorbike accident on Wednesday at the age of 41, the club reported.

Villas-Boas out to extend Zenit winning streak

Zenit St Petersburg coach Andre Villas-Boas will this weekend seek to extend the perfect start to his tenure that has seen the team emerge as favourites to win the Russian Premier League.

Monaco confirm Traore signing

French Ligue 1 club Monaco on Saturday announced the signing of Ivory Coast international striker Lacina Traore from Russian side Anzhi Makhachkala.

Europa League: Tottenham inflict further pain on depleted Anzhi

Tottenham Hotspur exposed the weaknesses in Anzhi Makhachkala`s star-shorn squad, winning 2-0 in Moscow to maintain their perfect start in the second round of Europa League group-stage matches on Thursday.

Eto`o says `winning, entertaining fans` more important than money

New Chelsea player Samuel Eto`o has insisted that he had made the move to unheralded Russian side and his former club Anzhi Makhachkala for the challenge rather than the financial rewards.

Mourinho buoyed by Eto`o`s desire to join Chelsea

Jose Mourinho is buoyed after learning that Anzhi Makhachkala striker Samuel Eto`o is keen to join Chelsea.

Willian `hopeful` over Liverpool bid

Willian has expressed his interest in a move to Liverpool after being told that he can leave Anzhi Makhachkala for the right price.

Hiddink resigns as Anzhi boss

Anzhi Makhachkala have announced that Guus Hiddink has resigned as coach and named Rene Meulensteen his replacement.

CSKA Moscow win Russian Cup

League champions CSKA Moscow won the Russian Cup beating Anzhi Makhachkala 4-3 on penalties to complete their first double since 2006.

Roberto Carlos on brink of Turkey move

The former Fenerbache man looks set to take the reins at the Turkish club in a deal that could be finalised in the next few days.

Hiddink rules out retirement

Legendary coach Guus Hiddink said he will not retire from football at the end of the season, but refused to commit to another season with Russia’s big-spending Anzhi Makhachkala.

Hiddink hints at Premier League return

Anzhi Makhachkala manager Guus Hiddink has revealed that he would be keen to return to the Premier League, though insisting that he is enjoying his role in Russia.

Messi rejects colossal £460,000-a-week offer to leave Barcelona

Lionel Messi has turned down a record-breaking 460,000-a-week pound offer to quit Barcelona, according to reports.

Zenit-Anzhi play 1-1 draw in empty St. Petersburg stadium

Defending Russian Premier League champions Zenit St. Petersburg played out a 1-1 draw at home with Dagestani football club Anzhi Makhachkala.

Guus Hiddink to retire at season`s end

Dutch football coach Guus Hiddink will put an end to his illustrious coaching career at the end of the season.

Anzhi Makhachkala 1-0 Liverpool: Traore on target as Russians leapfrog Reds

Liverpool slumped to a closely-fought 1-0 defeat in their Europa League encounter away at Anzhi Makhachkala in the Stadion Lokomotiv on Thursday night.

Russian club Anzhi makes Rooney its primary transfer target

Super-rich Russian football club Anzhi Makhachkala has made Wayne Rooney their primary target and plan to stun the Premier League by making a mega bid for the striker.

Europa League: Downing wonder goal moves Liverpool top of Group A

A wonder strike from Stewart Downing was enough to give Liverpool a deserved 1-0 Europa League win over Anzhi Makhachkala at Anfield.

Anzhi will consider move for Manchester United`s Wayne Rooney, says Carlos

Anzhi Makhachkala team director Roberto Carlos has said his side will consider a move for Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney.

Manchester United consider shock Vidic sale amid Anzhi interest

Manchester United are considering cashing in on Nemanja Vidic amid interest from big-spending Anzhi Makhachkala.