Former Selecao midfielder Carvalho joins Botafogo
Former Selecao midfielder Carvalho joins Botafogo

Former Brazil international midfielder Daniel Carvalho has signed with Botafogo until the end of the season.

After Sevilla loss, Zenit refocus on domestic duties
After Sevilla loss, Zenit refocus on domestic duties

Russian league leaders Zenit St Petersburg hope to bounce back from their 2-1 Europa League defeat at Sevilla when they travel to Kuban Krasnodar on Sunday.

Zenit beat Terek to boost title ambitions
Zenit beat Terek to boost title ambitions

 Zenit St Petersburg further boosted their title ambitions on Wednesday when they battled back to a 2-1 win at Terek Grozny.

Krasnodar beat Kazan in race for Champions League
Krasnodar beat Kazan in race for Champions League

A brace by Uruguayan midfielder Mauricio Pereyra helped FC Krasnodar battle back from a goal down to record a crucial 2-1 win at Rubin Kazan on Tuesday.

Zenit St Petersburg seek revenge in Terek Grozny title push
Zenit St Petersburg seek revenge in Terek Grozny title push

Zenit St Petersburg will be wary of the counter-attacking force of hosts Terek Grozny on Wednesday as the Russian Premier League leaders close on the title.

Hulk brace seals Zenit win in Russian Premier League
Hulk brace seals Zenit win in Russian Premier League

Brazilian forward Hulk scored twice as Zenit St Petersburg extended their Russian Premiership lead with a 2-1 win over CSKA Moscow on Sunday.

Leaders Zenit Saint Petersburg look to consolidate against champions CSKA
Leaders Zenit Saint Petersburg look to consolidate against champions CSKA

Zenit Saint Petersburg will bid to increase their lead in the Russian Premier League on Sunday when they host injury-hit champions CSKA Moscow.

Zenit St Petersburg look to extend winning series at Torpedo Moscow
Zenit St Petersburg look to extend winning series at Torpedo Moscow

Russian Premier League leaders Zenit St Petersburg, on a run of four victories in all competitions, will be aiming to extend their winning streak when they meet lowly Torpedo Moscow on Sunday.

Zenit St Petersburg looking for boost as Russian League resumes
Zenit St Petersburg looking for boost as Russian League resumes

Zenit St Petersburg hope to consolidate their lead in the Russian Premiership against lowly visitors Ural Yekaterinburg on Saturday when the league resumes from a long winter lay-off.

New-look Bayern ease past CSKA Moscow 3-0
New-look Bayern ease past CSKA Moscow 3-0

 Already qualified Bayern Munich beat CSKA Moscow 3-0 with another dominant performance on Wednesday to complete their fifth win in six Champions League Group E games and leave the Russians bottom of the table and out of Europe.

Bayern's Schweinsteiger Schweinsteiger eyes first start this term v CSKA
Bayern's Schweinsteiger Schweinsteiger eyes first start this term v CSKA

Bayern Munich`s Bastian Schweinsteiger could make his first start of the season against CSKA Moscow on Wednesday as the Bavarians struggle with a long injury list having already secured top spot in Champions League Group E.

Zenit thrash Krasnodar for Champions League boost
Zenit thrash Krasnodar for Champions League boost

Zenit St Petersburg boosted their confidence ahead of next week`s do-or-die Champions League clash against Monaco with a 4-0 win over FC Krasnodar on Saturday.

Zenit St Petersburg looking for boost ahead of Champions League decider
Zenit St Petersburg looking for boost ahead of Champions League decider

Zenit St Petersburg hope to consolidate their lead in the Russian Premiership against FC Krasnodar on Saturday ahead of their crucial Champions League decider away at Monaco next week.

Hat-trick hero Sergio Aguero is special player, says Manchester City captain
Hat-trick hero Sergio Aguero is special player, says Manchester City captain

Vincent Kompany hailed Sergio Aguero as Manchester City`s "special player" after the Argentine`s hat-trick earned a rousing 3-2 comeback win over Bayern Munich in the Champions League on Tuesday.

Totti`s Roma foiled by Berezutsky`s late late show for CSKA
Totti`s Roma foiled by Berezutsky`s late late show for CSKA

Vasily Berezutsky`s equaliser deep in injury time earned CSKA Moscow an unlikely 1-1 draw with Roma on Tuesday after Francesco Totti enhanced his standing as the Champions League`s oldest goalscorer.

Francesco Totti enhances his record as oldest scorer
Francesco Totti enhances his record as oldest scorer

Francesco Totti enhanced his record as the oldest scorer in the Champions League, the striker netting for Roma in their 1-1 draw at CSKA Moscow on Tuesday, at the age of 38 years, one month and 29 days.

Happy with a draw but we`ll play to win, says Roma boss
Happy with a draw but we`ll play to win, says Roma boss

AS Roma coach Rudi Garcia will be satisfied with a draw against Russian champions CSKA Moscow in Tuesday`s Champions League match, he said Monday.

CSKA set for tough Roma visit, says Leonid​ Slutsky
CSKA set for tough Roma visit, says Leonid​ Slutsky

Russian champions CSKA Moscow head coach Leonid Slutsky is anticipating a tough Champions League clash on Tuesday against Serie A side AS Roma.

"Our first meeting with Roma showed us they are a really strong team," Slutsky told a news conference.

Champions League: Manchester City on brink ahead of Bayern Munich test
Champions League: Manchester City on brink ahead of Bayern Munich test

Manchester City are teetering on the brink of a third Champions League group-phase elimination in four seasons ahead of Bayern Munich`s visit to the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday.

Manchester City ready to revive season following international break
Manchester City ready to revive season following international break

Manchester City manger Manuel Pellegrini was "absolutely confident" his team would begin their revival against Swansea City on Saturday and they duly obliged with a 2-1 victory.