Monday, April 20, 2015

Caption

The Fifa president insists "politics should not interfere with sport" in his defence of the 2018 edition being given to the nation on a visit to host city Sochi

Friday, April 17, 2015

Caption

With the likes of Hulk, Danny and Domenico Criscito having all missed Thursday's game, the Portuguese coach believes the narrow defeat is not a terrible result

Thursday, April 16, 2015

Caption

The Russian league leaders scored first in Spain but Carlos Bacca and the Barcelona loanee ensured a first-leg advantage for Unai Emery's men

Caption

The hosts will be buoyed by their come-from-behind draw with Barcelona in La Liga and are going up against a side missing a number of key players through injury

Caption

COMMENT: Vladislav Radimov, then captain of the Russian club, claimed they were 'destroyed' by a referee when they faced the Spaniards in the 2006 Uefa Cup quarter-finals

Wednesday, April 15, 2015

Caption

The Sevilla boss warned the Russian side should not be taken lightly despite missing some key players heading into their Europa League tie

Caption

Domenico Criscito, Igor Smolnikov, Danny and Hulk are all banned for the game at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan

Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Caption

The European chiefs have told Goal there are no plans to create an annual fixture which would see the game's leading stars come together for a one-off clash

Thursday, April 9, 2015

Caption

Nelio Lucas has claimed that moves to ban the controversial practice stem from a desire to increase the strength of the English game

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

Caption

The game had been abandoned after Igor Akinfeev was hit by a flare thrown from the crowd before further clashes in the second half

Caption

The Zenit forward has not appeared for the Selecao since the World Cup after confusion over an injury which kept him out of the squad last year

Sunday, April 5, 2015

Caption

Hulk scored both goals in a crucial 2-1 victory over title rivals CSKA Moscow but his coach is taking nothing for granted with nine games remaining

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Monday, March 30, 2015

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Caption

The Turkish club have dismissed reports that they are readying a bid for the Chelsea goalkeeper, as well as rejecting stories linking them with Zenit St Petersburg's Danny

Saturday, March 28, 2015

Caption

The Montenegro forward is at a loss to describe what happened during Friday's clash in Podgorica but believes his country should not be punished too harshly

Caption

Momir Djurdjevac, general secretary of the Montenegrin FA is grateful that nobody was seriously injured in the melee against Russia and is expecting harsh punishment from Uefa

Caption

The national team boss says he and his players were speechless and demoralised after their qualifying match with Russia was abandoned on Friday