sport in Russia

 FIFA thanks Mutko for taking responsible step

FIFA understands the decision of Vitaly Mutko, who suspended his activities as the president of the Russian Football Union (RFU). "FIFA understands Mr. Mutko's decision, which was also taken in the …

Russia improves its position in FIFA’s rankings

Russia climbed to the 64th position with 534 points on the ranking list of the International Federation of Football Associations (FIFA). Iran - the 32nd position (798 points), Turkey - the 42th (735 points), Armenia - the 90th (383 …

 Mutko: Russia unwilling to accept IOC sanctions

Russia cannot accept sanctions that Disciplinary Commission of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), chaired by Denis Oswald, imposed on the Russian participants in the Sochi Olympics, the country's Deputy Prime Minister …

UEFA Champions League Round of 16 Draw results

Contenders have been defined for the Round of 16 of the UEFA Champions League following the Draw today at the headquarters of the European governing body of football in Switzerland’s Nyon. The European football clubs have been …