Russian football association

Russia names Stanislav Cherchesov as head coach

Members of the Executive Board of the Russian Football Union (RFU) voted at its session to approve Stanislav Cherchesov for the post of the Russian national football team coach. "Cherchesov has been approved for …

 Russia leaves Euro-2016

Russia suffered a devastating 0-3 defeat (Aaron Ramsey 11’, Neil Taylor 20’, Gareth Bale 67’) in its game against Wales at the UEFA Euro-2016 championship on Monday and lost a …

Mutko elected RFU's president

Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko was unanimously elected the country's football association (RFU) president today. Mutko was the only candidate in the elections. He already has been the president of the RFU from …