Chechen leader offers to buy `patriotic` footballer in Vladimir Putin T-shirt row

Chechen leader offers to buy `patriotic` footballer in Vladimir Putin T-shirt row

UEFA has charged Tarasov with improper conduct under its ban on clothing carrying political slogans, and he faces a potentially lengthy ban at a hearing next month.

Lokomotiv Moscow frustrated in Terek Grozny stalemate

Lokomotiv Moscow missed the chance to move into second spot in the Russian Premier League when they were held to a 0-0 draw by Terek Grozny on Sunday.

Zenit St Petersburg win again to make it three from three

Zenit St Petersburg win again to make it three from three

Reigning champions Zenit St Petersburg maintained their perfect start to the new Russian Premier League season with a 3-0 victory at home to Terek Grozny on Saturday.

Villas-Boas bullish as Zenit tackle Terek

Villas-Boas bullish as Zenit tackle Terek

Reigning champions Zenit St Petersburg aim to extend their perfect start to the new season when they face Terek Grozny in the Russian Premier League on Saturday. 

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.

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.

Zenit charge continues as Russian league resumes

Zenit charge continues as Russian league resumes

 Zenit St Petersburg maintained their lead in the Russian Premiership with a solid 3-0 win over visitors Ural Yelaterinburg on Saturday when the league resumed following the winter lay-off.

Zenit St Petersburg and CSKA Moscow look to extend winning ways in Russia

Russian leaders CSKA Moscow and Zenit St Petersburg will strive to extend their winning streaks when the Premiership`s fourth round of matches are played at the weekend.

Zenit St Petersburg stretch perfect start to season

Zenit St Petersburg scored an impressive 2-1 win away at Ural Yekaterinburg on Wednesday to stay top of the Russian Premier League on goal difference.

CSKA, Zenit St Petersburg and Spartak Moscow bid to maintain perfect record

Table-topping trio CSKA Moscow, Zenit St Petersburg and Spartak Moscow will all be bidding to extend their winning ways when the Russian Premiership`s third round of matches are played in mid-week.

Racism row brews in Israeli football

The proposed signing of two Russian Muslim footballers has sparked a racism row in Israeli football.