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15 November 2018
Germany 3 Russia 0: Sane on target as Low's men stroll
Manchester City's Leroy Sane scored his first goal for Germany in his 16th appearance, after being left out of the World Cup squad.
1 October 2018
World Cup hero Akinfeev announces Russia retirement
Russia have said farewell to a hero of their stunning World Cup run with Igor Akinfeev stepping down from national team duty.
14 September 2018
Cheryshev cleared after doping investigation
Spain's anti-doping agency has confirmed an investigation into Russia star Denis Cheryshev has been closed.
27 July 2018
Russia extend Cherchesov contract after World Cup success
Stanislav Cherchesov will remain at the helm of Russia as part of an extended deal that could see him through to the next World Cup.
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16 July 2018
World Cup 2018: Goal-laden final adds to staggering World Cup stats
The Opta data reveals a number of records and outstanding statistics that underpin World Cup 2018's claim to being one of the best ever.
14 July 2018
From humble beginnings to siege games - St Petersburg's place in Russian football history
St Peterburg closes its World Cup with England v Belgium on Saturday having come a long way from being the birthplace of football in Russia.
11 July 2018
Zhirkov retires from international football
Russia surpassed expectations in reaching the World Cup quarter-finals but Yuri Zhirkov has opted to call time on his international career.
8 July 2018
Ignashevich retires after Russia's quarter-final exit
Sergei Ignashevich, who turns 39 this month, has retired from football in the wake of Russia's World Cup quarter-final exit.
7 July 2018
Semis beckon but Croatia nothing like iconic '98 team
This Croatia generation is nothing like the iconic 1998 team. Improvement is needed if the present is to outdo the past at the World Cup.
7 July 2018
Russia 2 Croatia 2 (aet, 3-4 on penalties): Rakitic sets up England semi-final showdown
Russia's unlikely run came to an end at the quarter-final stage as Croatia once again progressed via a shoot-out.