Russian football

Former Chelsea and Tottenham André Villas-Boas has agreed a two-year deal to manage Zenit St Petersburg. The 36-year-old
Hours after CSKA Moscow were punished for their fans' racist chanting, some Spartak Moscow fans unveiled a swastika banner
QPR centre-back Christopher Samba is on the verge of re-joining Anzhi Makhachkala after a disastrous six months at Loftus
Zenit St Petersburg midfielder Roman Shirokov was sent off for making an obscene gesture at the club's own fans after he
Zenit St Petersburg's largest supporters group has demanded the club not buy black or gay players. Russian Premier League
Sad news, everyone: Russian footballer Vadim Evseev is retiring from the game at the grand ol' age of 36. The good news is
Russian football has been criticised for being inherently racist, but a lighter side emerged during the weekend's Spartak
Christopher Samba has spoken of his disgust at a banana being thrown at him during a game in Russia. The Congolese defender