1. Dark Clouds Gather over Russia's 2018 World Cup Preparations

    ith just over three years to go until Russia hosts the World Cup, western sanctions and the weakened rouble are taking their toll on preparations, as the government tries to cut costs ...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 6 days ago 360 reads 0 comments

  2. Russia Gets 3-0 Win over Montenegro in Qualifier Marred by Crowd Violence

    NYON, Switzerland — UEFA has given Russia a 3-0 win over Montenegro by forfeit after crowd violence forced a European Championship qualifying match to be stopped and later abandoned...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 19 days ago 269 reads 0 comments

  3. Russia's Torpedo Moscow Punished for Nazi Symbol

    MOSCOW (AP) -- Russian Premier League team Torpedo Moscow must play two home games in an empty stadium after fans displayed a fascist banner, the club's fourth racism-related punishment this season...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 20 days ago 231 reads 0 comments

  4. Report: UEFA Open Disciplinary Proceedings Against Russia and Montenegro

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 28 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  5. Akinfeev Fully Recovered from Flare Incident

    Russian goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev has thankfully avoided any serious injury when he was hit in the head with a flare on Friday in his country's Euro 2016 qualification match against Montenegro...

    Eric Drobny Written by Eric Drobny about 28 days ago 31 reads 0 comments

  6. Russia Anger After Montenegro Euro 2016 Qualifier Abandoned

    The Russia Football Union (RFS) has expressed its anger after the country's Euro 2016 qualifier against Montenegro was abandoned after fans threw objects at the visiting players...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 1 month ago 12 reads 0 comments

  7. Russia Keeper Akinfeev Hit by Flare

    Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev was struck on the back of the head by a flare as their Euro 2016 qualifier with Montenegro in Podgorica was abandoned.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 1 month ago 17 reads 0 comments

  8. Watch: Russia's Keeper Hit by Flare from Crowd

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 1 month ago 23 reads 0 comments

  9. Russia GK Down After Being Hit by Flare; Game Suspended

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 1 month ago 20 reads 0 comments

  10. Capello Names XI to Face Montenegro

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 1 month ago 3 reads 0 comments