FIFA World Cup 2018 qualification games begins
The competition to take place in Russia in summer 2018
FIFA has no intentions taking away the country’s right to host the event
Association has no intentions taking away the country’s right to host the event despite the loud doping scandal involving Russian athletes at Winter Olympics in 2014
Euro 2016: Russian fans fight with Spaniards in Germany
The reasons for the fight between Russian and Spanish citizens are being investigated.
An England fan left with severe brain injuries after violence at the Euro 2016 tournament, has 'opened both eyes' in hospital
Injured England fan Andrew Bache 'improving' after Euro 2016 violence, his brother has said.
Euro 2016: French hotels put stickers 'Entrance forbidden for Russian pig'
French hotels and restaurants forbid Russians enter due to hooligan behavior of Russian fans.
Euro 2016: Hamsik leads Slovakia over Russia 2-1
Marek Hamsik scored one goal and set up another to help Slovakia beat Russia 2-1 at the European Championship.
Russia doesn’t deserve any fines and disqualification from UEFA - Mutko
The head of the Ministry of Sports of the Russian Federation and the leader of the Russian Football Union Vitaliy Mutko commented on UEFA Control and Disciplinary Committee’s decision on conditional disqualification of Russian national team. According to him, the verdict is unfair.
An England fan left in a coma after reportedly being beaten with an iron bar by a mob of Russian football hooligans
According to ITV, England fan Andrew Bache in coma after being hit over the head repeatedly with an iron bar or hammer in Marseille.
French Prime Minister comments on deportation of Russian fans
French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said that some football fans are to be deported due to mass clashes among the fans at the start of the European Championship.
UEFA has conditionally disqualified the Russian national team from the Euro 2016 Football Championship
This means that in case of recurrence of the clashes that were in Marseille, Leonid Slutskiy's team will be kicked off the European Championship.
Hundreds of special troops, guns and shockers - Bus with Russian fans stopped and surrounded in France
The bus with Russian fans was stopped on June 14 at Cannes. The vehicle was sent to a park for searching. The Commissioner told the detainees that he acted according to the order of the prosecutor of the republic.
French authorities are to deport 50 Russian fans
Special forces will start to storm a bus with fans in the next few minutes, the head of the Russian Union of Fans Aleksandr Shprygin writes in Twitter.
Those who attacked Ukrainian fans before Euro-2016 match in Lille spoke Russian
The aggressive people acted in an organized way and 'they were Russian ultras from Germany.' A group of Ukrainian fans was attacked by unknown Russian-speaking persons in balaclavas. The incident happened at the European Football Championship in the French city of Lille. This was reported by a relative of several Ukrainian victims, the deputy of Zaporizhzhya Regional Council Yaroslav Grishin.
'Bloody' Euro 2016: Advanced Russian hooligans take part in riots of Marseille
20 people were arrested. About 150 trained Russian football hooligans came to France to take part in the riots, Marseille’s prosecutor Brice Robin states.
Euro 2016: After attack on English fans 40 armed policemen broke into rooms of Russian hooligans
According to the head of the Russian Union of Fans Aleksandr Shprygin, French police raided the hotel where the union’s members were staying. This happened due to a large-scale fight among the fans of Russia and England.
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