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.

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.

Fernando Torres pips Gomez, Ronaldo to win Euro 2012 Golden Boot

Fernando Torres has collected the Euro 2012 Golden Boot, scoring three goals during Spain`s title-winning campaign.

Euro 2012: Russia`s Berezutsky hails Dzagoev`s injury recovery

Russian defender Alexei Berezutsky has praised his teammate Alan Dzagoev`s strong recovery from injury to become one of the in-form players of Euro 2012.

Euro 2012: Russian midfielder Dzagoev asks fans to behave

Russian football fans must behave themselves to avoid harming the team`s chances of qualifying for Euro 2016, midfielder Alan Dzagoev has said.

Euro 2012: Poland hold Russia to keep quarter-finals hopes alive

Jakub Blaszczykowski`s spectacular strike helped Poland secure a 1-1 draw against Russia in Group A action on Tuesday, which leaves all four teams with a chance of qualifying for the last eight.

Russia coach Advocaat not to make changes for Poland

Russia`s coach Dick Advocaat is not planning to make significant changes in the starting eleven for Tuesday`s Group A clash with co-hosts Poland.

Czech Republic supporters made it hard for Russia: Dzagoev

Alan Dzagoev has intimated that Czech Republic`s fans made for a tough match, even though Russia eventually went on to record a 4-1 victory in their opening match of Euro 2012.

Euro 2012: Dzagoev inspires late blitz as Russia run riot in Wroclaw

An outstanding attacking display from Russia had as its highlight two wonderfully-taken goals from Alan Dzagoev, as they cruised to a 4-1 win over the Czech Republic.

Arshavin praises goalscorer Dzagoev following victory over Czech Republic

Andrey Arshavin has expressed his satisfaction with the performance of team-mate Alan Dzagoev after Russia opened their Euro 2012 campaign with a 4-1 victory over Czech Republic.