1. Russia vs. South Korea: 6 Things We Learned

    Lee Keun -ho and Alexandr Kerzhakov were the goalscorers as Russia and South Korea drew 1-1 in Cuiaba on Tuesday, with Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev taking the headlines with a potentially fatal gaffe...

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  2. Russia Need a Rethink After South Korea Draw

    Ordinary, conservative, pedestrian and workman-like—just some of the terms used to describe Russia at the halfway stage of their World Cup opener on Tuesday...

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  3. Russia Coach Fabio Capello Pleased with Draw

    Russia coach Fabio Capello was pleased with his side's reaction to going a goal down in Tuesday's Group H match against South Korea in Cuiaba. .....

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  4. Russia Overcomes Akinfeev Howler to Earn 1-1 Draw with South Korea

    A nightmarish error from goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev nearly sent his team to defeat in the opening match of Russia's World Cup, but thanks to a quick response from substitute striker Aleksandr ...

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  5. Russia Goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev Makes Shocking Error vs. Korea Republic

    Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev produced a shocking error against Korea Republic on Tuesday to gift them a goal in both teams' opening match of the 2014 World Cup...

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  6. Russia Announce Lineup vs. South Korea

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  7. Fabio Capello Has Chance of Redemption with Russia

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  8. Russia vs. South Korea: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info, 2014 World Cup Preview

    Finishing off the 2014 World Cup’s opening set of fixtures is the crucial Group H clash between Russia and South Korea, with both teams chasing vital points in the race for the knockout stage...

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  9. Fabio Capello's Chastening England Experience Finds Echo with Russia

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  10. Key Battles That Will Shape Russia's Clash with South Korea

    Having qualified for Brazil 2014 on goal difference a year ago, South Korea will finally get their tournament underway against Russia on Tuesday...

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  11. Fayzulin: I Like the Way the South Koreans Move

    While Russian fans have been waiting 12 years to see their team return to a FIFA World Cup™, Victor Fayzulin has had to bide his time too, having finally found his way into the heart of his country's midfield in time to help them reach Brazil 2014...

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  12. Why Alan Dzagoev Is Under Most Pressure for Russia at the World Cup

    Alan Dzagoev was big news after Euro 2012, and after ending the tournament as joint-top scorer alongside the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Mario Balotelli , his stock was higher than ever...

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  13. 'Point to Prove' for Capello's Russia

    Fabio Capello's Russia have a point to prove as they prepare for their first match at a World Cup since 2002, veteran defender Vasily Berezutskiy said on Saturday...

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  14. Russia in the World Cup: A Profile

    Historically, the Russian team has fared well at the FIFA World Cup, but it has yet to reach a final. The Soviet Union, predecessor of the Russian team, reached the quarter finals three ...

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  15. Question Marks Surround Capello's Russia

    This isn't your slightly older brother's Russia. The dazzling surprise package of Euro 2008 is long gone. This much we know...

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  16. Russia's Key Weapon and Achilles Heel at the 2014 World Cup

    With a matter of hours to go until the 2014 World Cup kicks off in Brazil, Fabio Capello is putting the finishing touches to his Russia squad ahead of their Group H opener...

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  17. Ranking Russia's 5 Greatest World Cup Strikers

    While Russia will look to the likes of Aleksandr Kokorin and Aleksandr Kerzhakov to bag their goals this month, they will be following in the footsteps of some of their country’s most celebrated players...

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  18. Russia Lose Shirokov to Injury

    Russia must make do without captain Roman Shirokov in Brazil after the midfielder failed to recover from injury, his place in Fabio Capello's squad taken by FC Zenit's Pavel Mogilevets...

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  19. Russian Team Captain to Skip 2014 World Cup

    MOSCOW, June 06. /ITAR-TASS /. A captain of the Russian Football Roman Shirokov will not play at the World Cup...

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  20. Russia World Cup Odds: Favored in Group H Betting After Return to Prominence

    After failing to qualify for the past two World Cups, Russia returns to the game’s biggest stage as a 1-2 group betting favorite to advance to the round of 16 for the first time since the fall of the Soviet Union...

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  21. Russia vs. Morocco: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info and Preview

    Russia’s final World Cup warm-up game sees them welcome Morocco to Moscow on Friday, as Fabio Capello ’s men look for a big win to build confidence heading into Brazil...

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  22. Why Aleksandr Kokorin Will Have a Massive World Cup for Russia

    It was less then 12 months ago that Aleksandr Kokorin ’s release clause was triggered, with the striker leaving Dynamo Moscow to join Anzhi Makhachkala for €19 million...

    Dan Sheridan Written by Dan Sheridan about 7 months ago 2,185 reads 0 comments

  23. Cheryshev Cut from Final Russia Squad

    Russia coach Fabio Capello on Monday named his final 23-man squad to play in the FIFA World Cup™ finals led by experienced defender Sergei Ignashevich, midfielder Roman Shirokov and forward Alexander Kerzhakov...

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  24. Norway v Russia

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  25. 10 Things You Need to Know About Fabio Capello's Russia

    With the first game of the 2014 World Cup just two weeks away, Fabio Capello is putting the finishing touches to his Russia squad ahead of their Group H opener...

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