ST. PETERSBURG, RUSSIA - MAY 04: Igor Denisov of FC Zenit St. Petersburg (R) vies for the ball with Giorgi Chanturia of FC Alania Vladikavkaz of FC Alania Vladikavkaz during the Russian Football League Championship match between FC Zenit St. Petersburg and FC Alania Vladikavkaz at the Petrovsky stadium on May 4, 2013 in St. Petersburg, Russia.
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Hulk expects testing Russia clash
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Injured Russia Captain Denisov to Miss Brazil Friendly
Times's soccer blog has the world's game covered from all angles. (Reuters) - Russia captain Igor Denisov will miss Monday's friendly against Brazil because of injury, coach Fabio Capello said on Sunday. "Everyone is ready 100 percent. The only problem is from International Herald Tribune Read more »
Brazil’s Hulk puts coach spat, Zenit troubles behind him
a few years will be one of the best in Europe.” It was certainly not plain sailing early on as Zenit demoted Russia skipper Igor Denisov to the reserve team in September after he refused to play, issuing an ultimatum to renegotiate his contract in line with from Globe and Mail Read more »