Russian Premier League News and Features
Football quiz Last season's edition featured the first-ever city derby in Europe’s grand showpiece – and it produced a six-goal thriller. But can you name every side to lift the trophy?
Leandro Paredes After the sale of Leandro Paredes to Paris Saint-Germain, Russian side Zenit have completed a deal to sign Wilmar Barrios.
Oleg Kononov Oleg Kononov only joined Arsenal Tula in June, but has now taken the top job at Russian Premier League rivals Spartak Moscow.
Massimo Carrera has been sacked by Spartak Moscow after a poor start to the Russian Premier League season.
UEFA has banned Rubin Kazan from European competitions after breaking a "settlement agreement" relating to FFP.
Claudio Marchisio After leaving Juventus last month, Claudio Marchisio has started a fresh adventure in Russia with Zenit.
After a fan waved a carpet around during their defeat of Yenisey Krasnoyarsk, Rostov have launched a bizarre new fourth kit.
Alexandre Song-Billong Alex Song's descent into obscurity continues after the Cameroonian - who has not played a competitive match in 11 months - signed for Sion.
Benedikt Höwedes Russian Premier League side Lokomotiv Moscow have signed Benedikt Howedes from Schalke on a four-year deal.
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