Former Manchester United goalkeeper Roy Carroll came off the bench to save a penalty as Olympiakos clung on for a 1-0 win at Rubin Kazan, thanks to David Fuster's 71st minute strike.
Tottenham manager Harry Redknapp will miss the Europa League match with Rubin Kazan on Wednesday for health reasons.
Lyon booked their place in the Champions League group stage after a 4-2 aggregate victory over Rubin Kazan.
Schalke boss Ralf Rangnick says Raul has not asked to leave the club and there have been no enquiries for his services.
Schalke 04 have revealed that Dutch striker Klaas-Jan Huntelaar will not be joining Rubin Kazan.
Russian side Rubin Kazan progressed to the Champions League play-off round with a 4-1 aggregate victory over Dynamo Dyiv of Ukraine.
Liverpool and Atletico Madrid have registered their interest in Rubin Kazan full-back Cristian Ansaldi, according to the player's agent.
Birmingham City have confirmed the loan signing of Obafemi Martins from Rubin Kazan, after the 26-year-old Nigerian passed a medical at St Andrew's.
Birmingham City have signed former Newcastle striker Obafemi Martins on a six-month loan from Rubin Kazan, according to the Russian club.
Lionel Messi will return to the starting lineup for Barcelona against Mallorca this weekend after he played a part in the 1-1 Champions League draw with Russian side Rubin Kazan.