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 has collected the Euro 2012 Golden Boot, scoring three goals during Spain`s title-winning campaign.
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.
Russian football fans must behave themselves to avoid harming the team`s chances of qualifying for Euro 2016, midfielder Alan Dzagoev has said.
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`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.
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.
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.
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.
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