Gennady Orlov: "Kokorin can strengthen Zenit, a Friday. And Mamayev will not be suitable for the role of playmaker»
— Well, that Kokorin and Mamaev went to meet — they will be free. Now they have to think about the future - says Orlov. - We need to show…

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Baker, lawyer, tennis player and former cashier. Who will play for Scotland against Russia
"I didn't play very much, so I decided to come up with an alternative to football — just in case," Armstrong said. He chose law and studied it for five…

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Scotland-Russia. Whose hearts are braver?
If you ask a Scot to describe himself and his people in one word, he will undoubtedly say "the brave" — brave. Bravery goes through the history of this small…

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Russia finally mighty Junior. It should be in Euros

Lift the curse!
The youth team is totally unlucky. In the XXI century our team was selected for the Euro only once — in 2013. But the tournament is better not to remember: Spain (with de GEA and ISCO), the Netherlands (with Wijnaldum and Deaem) and Germany (with Emre Gian and Mustafi) had not given Russia any points. And it’s then we had a solid pitch, Cheryshev, Shatov, Dzagoev, Schennikov…

On the second Russian team like a curse. In Soviet times, our youth was considered one of the strongest in Europe — three times won the continental tournament (in 1976, 1980 and 1990), and in 1977 became the best on the planet. Now everything is quite the opposite: Russia has passed the qualifying stages 14 times, but reached the final only three times. And there is not succeed — lost all six matches at Euro youth. Continue reading

The Russian team defeated its main competitor!

Time for a breakthrough
After the 2018 world Cup, the attitude towards the main Russian team has changed markedly — they love it, worry about it and certainly do not mock it.

But the team behind senior. Of course, the fans have always looked at it differently from the main team. This adults players sometimes like to make fun of, to mold them memes — all endure. To young players quite another, reverent attitude, so that their systematic failures in qualifying tournaments Championships Europe cause not laughable, and anger, regret and offense. Continue reading

Unnecessary football
Poltava football fans are unique. They do not go to the matches of "Vorskla" in the Ukrainian championship, completely ignored the team's rather successful European Cup season. But as soon…

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Vlasic helped Croatia defeat Slovakia, Austria scored six goals against Latvia
In the Euro 2020 qualifying match, Croatia beat Slovakia 4-0 away. One of the goals in this meeting was scored by CSKA midfielder Nikola Vlasic. In another match, Poland lost…

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"Arsenal" – "Sevastopol". Details
On 22 July 2012 FC Sevastopol met Arsenal. After the first round, which the team from Sevastopol held at their home stadium with almost empty stands, our players seemed to…

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