Capello's wages not settled

2015-01-20 12:36

European football chief Michel Platini urged Russia's Football Union (RFU) to pay the wages they owe to Fabio Capello.

Log: Sevens World Series

2014-12-15 00:00

Standings in the nine-tournament 2014/15 HSBC Sevens World Series which started in Australia and ended in England.

FIFA fails ethical litmus test

2014-11-15 12:27

FIFA is shaken by a fratricidal war over its own corruption probe into the way the 2018 and 2022 World Cups were awarded.

2018 World Cup logo revealed

2014-10-29 08:12

FIFA President Sepp Blatter has revealed the logo for the 2018 World Cup, which resembles the heart and spirit of Russia.

FIFA happy with Russia's WC plans

2014-10-22 14:22

The head of a FIFA inspectors commission says they are satisfied with Russia's progress in preparing for the 2018 World Cup.

Capello wants more from Russia

2014-09-09 11:18

Russia coach Fabio Capello has said his side needed to improve if they want to reach the final stages in France.

Russia to cut SWC host cities

2014-08-19 13:11

World football's ruling body FIFA has recommended that Russia reduce the number of 2018 World Cup host cities.

Russia to incorporate Crimean clubs

2014-07-30 15:23

Russia ready to integrate football clubs from the annexed Crimea peninsula.

FIFA commit to 2018 in Russia

2014-07-25 14:02

FIFA remains committed to the 2018 SWC In Russia and says a boycott would not be an effective way of reducing tensions in the region.

Capello a 'greedy' thief

2014-07-03 12:00

Fabio Capello is used to dealing with the harsh English media but dealing with Russian parliamentary leaders is something else.

Laser beam distracts Russia

2014-06-27 08:22

Fabio Capello said a laser beam that distracted goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev had been to blame as his side crashed out of the World Cup.

As it happened: Algeria v Russia

2014-06-26 21:30

Recap the Soccer World Cup match between Algeria and Russia.

Belgium bypass Russian test

2014-06-22 20:20

Divock Origi has scored a late goal to give Belgium victory over Russia and secure a place in the World Cup last 16.

Capello keeps faith in Akinfeev

2014-06-22 15:00

Russia's coach Fabio Capello has insisted he would stick with Igor Akinfeev to play Belgium in their crucial SWC clash.

Capello hails Russia reaction

2014-06-18 11:36

Fabio Capello was so pleased that Russia battled back to secure a draw against South Korea in their World Cup Group H opener.

Capello bans team from Twitter

2014-06-17 09:49

Coach Fabio Capello known for his disciplinarian attitude has imposed a social media black out on his Russian squad.

Who tops the SWC money list?

2014-06-11 11:24

From £125 000-a-year all the way to £7m, find out how much the 32 SWC bosses are being paid - and who tops the money list.

SWC preview: Group H

2014-06-05 15:46

Sport24's Wade Pretorius previews Group H at the 2014 SWC and thinks a new footballing giant will emerge.

Russia will not bail out company owners

2014-03-20 12:19

The Russian government will not bail out company owners who may face financial difficulties as it did during the 2008-2009 crisis.

Capello eyeing 2018 SWC

2013-11-04 12:47

Russia manager Fabio Capello has said he will discuss the details of a new contract with Russian sports minister Vitaly Mutko.

Russia want Capello until 2018

2013-08-02 11:42

Russian Football Union chief Nikolai Tolstykh wants Fabio Capello to remain as national team coach for the 2018 SWC on Russian soil.

Lions dismantle Russian bears

2013-01-19 22:24

The Golden Lions scored a half-century to dispose of Russia in their inaugural Lions Challenge match at Ellis Park.

Russia to sign Capello

2012-07-13 18:39

Russia will sign former England manager Fabio Capello on a two-year deal with a mission to guide the squad into the 2014 World Cup.

Russia, Qatar win 2018 and 2022 World Cups

2010-12-02 18:14

Russia has won the right to put on the 2018 World Cup and Qatar will stage the 2022 finals, both first-time hosts, FIFA president Sepp Blatter announced on Thursday.


Russia name new rugby coach

2014-12-31 15:05

Alexander Pervukhin has been named the new head coach of Russia's rugby team, the Russian Rugby Federation confirmed.

Capello under fire but stays on

2014-11-18 11:55

Fabio Capello has dismissed speculation that he is about to lose his job as manager of Russia amid a run of poor results.

Russia can't pay coach Capello

2014-11-12 14:22

Russia's FA does not have enough money to pay their national coach, Fabio Capello, according to their executive committee.

FIFA fully supports Russia

2014-10-28 13:14

Sepp Blatter has stated that FIFA categorically backs Russia in hosting the 2018 World Cup and has praised its preparations.

Uruguay grab final RWC spot

2014-10-11 22:43

Uruguay beat Russia in Montevideo to snatch the last qualification spot for the 2015 Rugby World Cup in England.

Austria, Sweden draw in qualifier

2014-09-09 07:51

Austria drew with Sweden in Euro 2016 qualifier, while Russia thumped Liechtenstein to go top of Group G.

Ukraine reject Crimea clubs to join Russia

2014-08-01 12:17

A top Ukrainian football chief on Friday voiced strong opposition to Russia's move to allow three Crimean clubs to join the Russian league.

Capello staying on as coach

2014-07-30 12:29

Fabio Capello says he will stay in his post as Russia coach despite the team's Soccer World Cup failure.

Question over Dutch at SWC 2018

2014-07-23 15:30

A mourning Dutch football association wants to postpone discussions over participation in the next World Cup in Russia.

Capello slams match officials

2014-06-27 11:16

Following their Soccer World Cup elimination, Russia head coach Fabio Capello has criticised the match officials.

Capello sure of Russia future

2014-06-27 07:27

Fabio Capello has vowed to lead host Russia to the World Cup in 2018 despite seeing his second campaign as coach come to an end.

Capello still believes in Russia

2014-06-23 08:13

Fabio Capello believes his Russian charges will put a last-gasp loss to Belgium behind them and reach the second round of the World Cup.

As it happened: Belgium v Russia

2014-06-22 17:30

A recap of the scoring and commentary from the SWC match between Belgium and Russia.

Kompany scare for Belgium

2014-06-20 09:25

Belgium captain Vincent Kompany missed training due to a groin injury, prompting fears that he may miss his side's clash with Russia.

Kerzhakov saves Russia

2014-06-18 07:08

Alexander Kerzhakov rescued Russia after coming on as substitute to salvage a draw against South Korea in their SWC match.

As it happened: Russia v Korea Republic

2014-06-16 23:00

A recap of all the action from the 1-1 draw in the 2014 Soccer World Cup match between Russia and Korea Republic.

Capello, Hazard in SWC duel

2014-06-10 09:09

The wily Fabio Capello must outfox the explosive talent of Eden Hazard if Russia are to beat Belgium to top spot in SWC Group H.

Capello knows Russia squad

2014-05-27 12:16

Russia boss Fabio Capello says he has already decided on his 23-man SWC squad but intends to wait until the June 2 deadline.

Aus storm into Fed Cup semis

2014-02-09 15:54

Australia have stormed into the Fed Cup semi-finals for the first time in 21 years, after claiming a 3-0 lead over Russia.

Russia seize lead over SA

2013-10-25 19:39

The South African Davis Cup team were 2-0 down against Russia after the first day of their crucial Davis Cup relegation play-off.

Capello denies Chelsea link

2013-03-22 09:08

Russia coach Fabio Capello insists he has had no contact with Chelsea after being linked with a move to the Premier League club.

Canada cut through Russia

2012-11-18 12:58

Canada ran through Russia to win their Test match on the north Wales coast, their third straight win over the Bears.

Classy Russians sink Czechs

2012-06-09 08:14

Russia took command of Group A on the opening day of the European Championships with victory over the Czech Republic.

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