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Football: Russia’s story

Football: Russia’s story

120 years ago this month, on 24th October 1897, the first football match to take place on Russian soil was held in St Petersburg.  It was a local derby between the football players’ circle of the Vasileostrovski district and the…

Visit Russia for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup

Visit Russia for the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup

Football fans are eagerly awaiting the start of the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup, due to kick off in June. Russia plays host to teams from across the globe in this prestigious warm-up event to the 2018 FIFA World Cup, also…