2021 Season

2021 Schedule
0-0-0, 4th in FIFA World Cup Qualifying - UEFA
Serbia bounce back with 5-0 thrashing of Russia (0:50)
Turkey beat 10-man Russia 3-2 (1:04)
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Russia captain temporarily dropped for video

Russia's national football team said they would not be calling up its captain Artem Dzyuba to shield him from negative publicity.

Russia held to stalemate by stubborn Hungary (0:45)
Turkey salvage a draw vs. group leaders Russia (0:39)
Karavaev scores sublime curler in Russia's win over Serbia (0:38)
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Russia, Qatar deny World Cup bribery claims

The organisers of World Cups in Qatar and Russia have denied the U.S. Justice Department's allegations that bribes were paid to secure votes.

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Russia beat Cyprus to qualify for Euro 2020

Russia booked their place in next year's European Championship finals with a comprehensive 5-0 win over 10-man Cyprus away in Nicosia on Sunday.

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Nine-goal Russia thrash San Marino in Saransk

Russia recorded their biggest winning margin as Artem Dzyuba scored four in a 9-0 thrashing of San Marino in Euro 2020 qualifying in Saransk.

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Ukraine drop defender after transfer to Russia

Andriy Shevchenko has not explained his decision to drop Yaroslav Rakitskiy, but the defender's club move to Russia was controversial in Ukraine.


Kokorin, Mamaev have custody time extended

Zenit St Petersburg forward Kokorin and Krasnodar midfielder Mamaev could face jail over the attacks, which were captured on CCTV on Oct. 8.