Cherchesov gets 2 more years as Russia coach

2018-07-27 19:04

Russian national team coach Stanislav Cherchesov saw his contract extended after the side's better-than-expected performance at the World Cup.

Putin backing 'boosts' Russia before SWC quarters

2018-07-06 17:05

Russia coach Stanislav Cherchesov says words of encouragement from President Vladimir Putin are an "extra boost" as they prepare for the quarter-final.

Putin put no pressure on Russia to beat Spain - Kremlin

2018-07-01 22:18

President Vladimir Putin told Russia coach Stanislav Cherchesov nobody was going to judge his team if they lost to Spain in the World Cup last 16.

Russia want more after closing in on last 16

2018-06-20 07:04

Russia coach Stanislav Cherchesov hopes the best is yet to come for the SWC hosts after they virtually sealed their place in the last 16 by easing past Egypt.

Russia coach Cherchesov in quest of SWC history

2018-05-28 19:29

Stanislav Cherchesov is hoping to make history at home by becoming the first coach to lead Russia to the knockout stage of a World Cup.


Russia coach laments harsh end to World Cup dream

2018-07-08 10:50

Russia coach Stanislav Cherchesov lamented that luck had turned against the World Cup hosts after they lost on penalties to Croatia in the quarter-finals.

Russia's upset of Spain 'only the beginning' - coach

2018-07-02 06:32

Russia coach Stanislav Cherchesov believes the World Cup hosts' shock victory over title contenders Spain on penalites "is only the beginning".

Russia ride wave of World Cup euphoria into Uruguay clash

2018-06-24 12:42

World Cup hosts Russia are surfing a wave of national euphoria as they head into their encounter against two-time champions Uruguay.

Russian coach ignoring critics ahead of Cup opener

2018-06-13 17:04

Russia coach Stanislav Cherchesov has told his team to ignore media criticism ahead of the World Cup kick-off against Saudi Arabia and focus on winning.

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