Latest Russian Premier League News

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Russia skipper Shirokov joins Krasnodar on loan

ESPN staff | February, 28 2014

Russia midfielder Roman Shirokov has left Zenit St. Petersburg in favour of a loan move to FC Krasnodar. Shirokov, 32, was not in the side that lost 4-2 to Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League and has been stalling over a new contract, wi...

Newcastle weighing up Papiss Cisse future

Kristan Heneage | February, 6 2014

Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse could be sold to Rubin Kazan, sources have told ESPN FC, with the Russian transfer window still yet to close. • Duffy: Kinnear Ashley's patsy? Cisse, 28, has been linked with a Newcastle exit f...

Banega joins Newell's Old Boys on loan

PA Sport | January, 31 2014

Newell's Old Boys have announced the loan signing of Argentina international Ever Banega from Valencia. Rosario-born Banega had been linked with a move to the Barclays Premier League during the January transfer window with Manchester United and ...

Arsenal wrap up Kallstrom loan deal

ESPN staff | January, 31 2014

Arsenal have confirmed the deadline day signing of Sweden international Kim Kallstrom on loan. • Cross: Kallstrom a boost, but they still need a striker Kallstrom, 31, passed a medical on Friday before sealing his switch to the Gun...

Rubin Kazan friendlies 'suspicious' - prosecutor

Stephan Uersfeld, Germany Correspondent | January, 30 2014

A leading prosecutor has told the dpa news agency that two friendlies involving Rubin Kazan contained “many indications of match-fixing.” The games, which saw the Russian club lose 3-0 to Dynamo Dresden and 2-1 to SC Paderborn, too...

Aiden McGeady to join Everton from Spartak

Mike Whalley | January, 11 2014

Everton have agreed a deal to sign winger Aiden McGeady from Spartak Moscow. The Republic of Ireland international was paraded on the pitch at Goodison Park before their Premier League game against Norwich on Saturday. McGeady’s contra...

Djibril Cisse returns to Ligue 1 with Bastia

Ian Holyman, France Correspondent | January, 1 2014

Djibril Cisse has sealed his return to Ligue 1 after the well-travelled forward and top-flight club Bastia agreed a deal. Though he had six months still to run on his contract with Russian Premier League side Kuban Krasnodar, Cisse, 32, termin...

CSKA Moscow fans arrested for Nazi salute

Associated Press | December, 12 2013

PRAGUE -- An official says 15 fans of Russian club CSKA Moscow have been arrested in Prague for giving a Nazi salute and attacking police. CSKA lost to Viktoria Plzen 2-1 on Tuesday in their last group match in the Champions League to finish last...

AC Milan announce Honda signing

ESPN staff | December, 11 2013

AC Milan have confirmed Japan international Keisuke Honda will join the club on a free transfer from CSKA Moscow next month. Honda, who joined CSKA from Dutch side VVV-Venlo in 2010, will move to the San Siro when his contract expires at the e...

Witsel talks up move to Premier League

Richard Jolly | November, 18 2013

Zenit St Petersburg midfielder Axel Witsel has said he sees his future in the Premier League and hopes to join a club like Chelsea or Manchester United one day. Witsel joined the Russian club from Benfica in the summer of 2012 for a fee of 40 ...

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