Tag Archives: Russia National Team

UEFA Euro 2016: The Squads

8 Jun

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There’s a lot of football to cover this summer (as I said in the Copa America post). I’m hoping to provide daily updates of Euro 2016 action (as well as the other tournaments) in their own posts. Continue reading

The Daily Drool: Yuri Lodygin

25 Feb

Yuri LodyginRussian-Greek goalkeeper Yuri plays for Zenit St. Petersburg. He has represented Greece at the U21 level and Russia at the senior level.

The Daily Drool – Europa League Group C: Krasnodar’s Pavel Mamayev

13 Oct

Pavel MamayevDefensive midfielder Pavel joined Krasnodar in 2013. He has represented Russia at the U21 and senior levels.

The Daily Drool – Europa League Group E – Dynamo Moscow: Aleksandr Kokorin

12 Nov

a kokorkin2Forward Aleksandr has been playing Dynamo Moscow since 2008. He actually was sold to Anzhi Makhachkala in 2013 but before he played an official game. the club restructured and he was sold back to Moscow. He has represented Russia at the U21 and senior levels. (He’s rather Dexter-y looking, isn’t he?)

World Cup 2014 Group H Match Report: Algeria 1 – Russia 1

28 Jun

Pic 1The Desert Foxes Conquer the Sbornaya and Move on to the Round of 16 Continue reading

World Cup 2014 – Group H: Match Preview: Russia – Algeria

26 Jun

arena da baixadaWhen: Thursday, June 26 local time 5PM
Where: Curitiba
Stadium: Arena de Baixada.
Stadium capacity: 39, 361
Referee: Cuneyt Cakir (TUR) Continue reading

World Cup 2014 – Group H – Match Report: Belgium 1– Russia 0 The Red Devils Meet the King

24 Jun

Pic 1 Dries Selfie with KingDate: Sunday, June 22, 2014
Place: Estadio Maracana, Rio de Janeiro
Referee: Felix Brych (GER)
Attendance: 73, 819 Continue reading

World Cup 2014 – Group H Match Preview: Belgium vs. Russia

22 Jun
Belgians training at Marcana

The Belgian Red Devils practice in the fabled Maracana

When: Sunday, June 22, 2014 local time 1PM
Where: Rio de Janeiro,
Stadium: Estadio do Maracana

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World Cup 2014 – Group H: Match Report Russia 1 – 1 South Korea

20 Jun

Pic 1Date: Tuesday, June 17 2014
Place: Arena Patanal in Cuiaba
Referee: Nestor Pitana (ARG)
Attendance: 37,600 Continue reading

World Cup 2014 – Group H – Match Preview: Russia – South Korea

16 Jun

pic 1 arena patanalWhen: Tuesday, June 17 local time 7PM
Where: Cuiaba, the capital city of the Brazilian state of Mato Grosso. This region is in the center of the South American continent
Stadium: Arena Pantanal Continue reading