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58dAssociated Press

Spartak drop two players in Instagram dispute

Spartak Moscow left two players out of their squad for a Europa League game against Rapid Vienna amid a dispute over a video posted on Instagram.

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65dLiam Twomey

John Terry turns down Spartak Moscow move

Chelsea legend John Terry has turned down the chance to join Spartak Moscow on a one-year contract after holding talks with the club and his family.

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69dPeter O'Rourke

Terry close to Spartak Moscow move - sources

Former Chelsea and England captain John Terry is in talks with Spartak Moscow over a shock move, sources close to the player have told ESPN FC.

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72dESPN

Rostov could leave World Cup stadium after row

The Rostov Arena, built for the World Cup, is hosting a concert by Russian rapper Basta on Sept. 29, eleven days before Rostov are due to play.

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108dESPN

Man Utd chief scout named Zenit sporting director

Javier Ribalta, who joined Manchester United as their chief scout 13 months ago, has left to become the sporting director at Zenit St. Petersburg.

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114dTom Hamilton, Senior Writer, ESPN UK

Monaco agree fee for WC star Golovin - sources

AS Monaco have agreed a fee for Russian star Aleksandr Golovin, who is expected to sign a five-year deal with the Ligue 1 club, sources tell ESPN.

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117dJonathan Johnson, PSG correspondent

Krychowiak to join Lokomotiv on loan - sources

The 28-year-old, who was relegated from the Premier League while on loan at West Bromwich Albion last season, remains surplus to requirements.

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147dDermot Corrigan

Real Madrid sign goalkeeper Lunin from Zorya

Real Madrid have confirmed the signing of goalkeeper Andriy Lunin, 19, from Zorya Luhansk for a reported initial fee of €8.5 million.

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149dDale Johnson

European qualification, honours 2017-18

A comprehensive list of all the champions, European qualifiers and relegated teams across the major leagues.

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171dAssociated Press

Zenit appoints Semak to replace Mancini

Zenit St. Petersburg has named Sergei Semak as its new coach after Roberto Mancini left to take charge of Italy.

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187dPA Sport

Mancini to leave Zenit St Petersburg as coach

Roberto Mancini is to leave Zenit St Petersburg after the two parties mutually agreed to terminate the Italian coach's contract.

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191dMichael Yokhin

What went wrong at Zenit this season?

For the third season in a row the richest club in Russia, Zenit St Petersburg, won't take part in the Champions League. Here is why.

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213dESPN staff

Bear performing at Russian game 'inhumane'

Footage of a bear performing in front of fans before a match in Russia has been condemned as "shocking and inhumane" by animal welfare group PETA.

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230dAssociated Press

Russian fans forgo singing after fatal fire

Russian clubs played in near silence on Saturday as the country mourned 64 people killed in a shopping mall fire.

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245dAssociated Press

Kokorin latest Russian out for World Cup

Alexander Kokorin is likely to become the third player from Russia's national team to miss the World Cup in his home country through injury.

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290dPA Sport

Leicester's Musa joins CSKA on loan

Leicester forward Ahmed Musa has returned to former club CSKA Moscow on loan until the end of the season.

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297dAssociated Press

Spartak spokesman fined over 'chocolates' tweet

The head of Spartak Moscow's public relations department has been fined after a player posted a racially charged tweet to the club account.

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301dAssociated Press

Russia's Jikia tears ACL, World Cup in doubt

Russia defender Giorgi Jikia tore his anterior cruciate ligament in a club friendly on Thursday and could be ruled out of the World Cup.

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306dESPN staff

FIFA condemns offensive Spartak tweet

Russian side tweeted a video of black players training in the sun with the caption translating as: "See how the chocolates melt in the sun."