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  1. UEFA may create league in Crimea - Russia sports minister

    Associated Press

    Russia sports minister Vitaly Mutko says UEFA may set up its own directly administered football league in the disputed region of Crimea. After Russia annexed Crimea from Ukraine last year, its existing Ukrainian Premier League clubs were shut down an...

    Story | Conversation | January 23, 2015
  2. Russia fail to pay coach Fabio Capello by end of year

    Associated Press

    MOSCOW -- Russian soccer authorities failed to meet their goal of paying national team coach Fabio Capello by the end of the year. Capello has not received any of his reported $11 million annual salary since June amid financial problems at the Russia...

    Story | Conversation | December 31, 2014
  3. Fabio Capello wages to be paid by Russian federation after six-mo...

    Associated Press

    The Russian Football Union says it is close to paying national team coach Fabio Capello, who last received his salary six months ago. Hit by financial problems, the RFU has been unable to meet Capello's reported $11 million-a-year salary but could no...

    Story | Conversation | December 29, 2014
  4. All Russian clubs ask players to take pay cuts as ruble falls

    Associated Press

    MOSCOW -- Russian Premier League clubs will ask their players to accept pay cuts in response to a sharp fall in the value of the ruble. All 16 top-flight clubs agreed to ask players to accept revised deals pegged to a fixed exchange rate that is si...

    Story | Conversation | December 24, 2014
  5. FIFA: No indications football is implicated in alleged Russian sp...

    Associated Press

    FIFA says there are "no indications" that football is implicated in alleged widespread doping and corruption in Russian sports. World football's governing body says it "monitors carefully the reports concerning doping in Russia and is in close contac...

    Story | Conversation | December 05, 2014
  6. FIFA president Sepp Blatter has revealed the logo for the 2018 Wo...

    Associated Press

    World Cup news

    Story | Conversation | October 28, 2014
  7. CSKA Moscow to appeal UEFA ban for racism

    Associated Press

    MOSCOW -- Russian champions CSKA Moscow say they will appeal a UEFA ban that keeps fans from attending Champions League group games this season. Last week, UEFA forced CSKA to play their next three European home games behind closed doors and banned t...

    Story | Conversation | October 09, 2014
  8. Christopher Samba faces ban for response to Russian league racist...

    Associated Press

    Congolese defender Christopher Samba faces a possible ban for his response to racist abuse in the Russian league. The former Queens Park Rangers and Blackburn player was subjected to racist abuse by fans of Torpedo Moscow while playing for Dynamo Mos...

    Story | Conversation | September 26, 2014
  9. CSKA Moscow face 3rd UEFA charge for fans racism

    Associated Press

    NYON, Switzerland -- UEFA has charged CSKA Moscow with racist behaviour by fans at a Champions League match for the third time in a year. UEFA says the Russian champions also face charges over crowd disorder which halted play during a 5-1 loss at Rom...

    Story | Conversation | September 23, 2014
  10. UEFA says referees can halt games for three minutes to assess hea...

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    NYON, Switzerland -- Referees have been given the power to stop matches in European competitions for three minutes to fully assess head injuries. - UEFA picks San Siro to host 2016 Champions League final The proposal by FIFA medical committee chairma...

    Story | Conversation | September 18, 2014
  11. EU considering sports sanctions against Russia over Ukraine, but ...

    Associated Press

    BRUSSELS -- European Union nations are looking at sporting sanctions to punish Russia for its involvement in the Ukraine crisis but diplomats say the immediate targeting of high-profile events like the 2018 World Cup is unlikely at this stage. -&nbsp...

    Story | Conversation | September 03, 2014
  12. Russian President Vladimir Putin won't cut out 2018 World Cup ven...

    Associated Press

    Russia

    Story | Conversation | August 29, 2014
  13. Russian football union to meet with UEFA, FIFA over Crimea club d...

    Associated Press

    #INSERT type:image caption:Russian sports minister Vitaly Mutko approved the initial decision to add the three clubs from Crimea to the Russian league. END# MOSCOW -- The Russian Football Union says it will attend UEFA and FIFA-mediated talks next ...

    Story | Conversation | August 28, 2014
  14. UEFA won't punish Russia for Crimea clubs

    Associated Press

    GENEVA -- UEFA will not recognize any matches played by Crimean clubs in Russian competitions but stopped short of issuing sanctions against 2018 World Cup hosts Russia on Friday. Three clubs from Crimea, a region in Ukraine annexed by Russia in Marc...

    Story | Conversation | August 22, 2014
  15. UEFA: No case for Russia yet despite Crimea games

    Associated Press

    Russia news

    Story | Conversation | August 13, 2014
  16. Police strip-search women at Rubin Kazan match

    Associated Press

    MOSCOW -- The Russian Premier League condemned the treatment of female fans who say they were strip-searched by male police officers before a match in the World Cup 2018 host city of Kazan. Several Spartak Moscow fans say police refused to allow fema...

    Story | Conversation | August 05, 2014