Russia defenders Igor Diveyev and Georgy Dzhikiya netted first half goals to secure a 2-1 win away to Slovenia in a World Cup qualifier on Monday.
An own goal by Slovakia defender Milan Skriniar handed Russia a 1-0 home win in their World Cup qualifier in Group H on Friday.
Croatia and Russia both stayed on course to reach the 2022 World Cup in Qatar after they fought out a 0-0 stalemate devoid of any fireworks.
Former UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov joined third-tier Russian side FC Legion Dynamo.
Netherlands fans have stolen the show when it comes to their outrageous outfits at Euro 2020 matches, but most countries have been well represented.
Denmark routed Russia in their group stage match at Euro 2020 in a raucous match where Christian Eriksen was not far from everyone's mind.
Russia bounced back from their opening defeat to Belgium to beat Finland 1-0 in Saint Petersburg in their second Euro 2020 Group B match.
Euro 2020 will kick off on June 11, a year later than billed. Here are all the final 26-man squads, which have been increased due to COVID-19.
Belgium beat Russia 3-0 on the back of a Romelu Lukaku double to open their European Championship campaign on Saturday.
Ukraine has reached an agreement with UEFA, which had banned the slogan "Glory to the heroes" on the Ukrainian national team's jerseys.
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UEFA has ordered Ukraine to remove the phrase "Glory to the heroes" from the inside of its new national team shirt for political reasons.
We rank the kits of every nation competing at Euro 2020, following the format for the tournament itself to crown the European style champions.
Ukraine have caused outrage in Russia by unveiling a new national team shirt emblazoned with a map of Ukraine that includes Crimea.
Substitute Aleksandr Sobolev's late penalty earned Russia a 1-0 win over Bulgaria in their final warm-up friendly before the European Championship.
A makeshift Poland fought out a 1-1 draw with visiting Russia in a Euro 2020 warmup on Tuesday.
A late Robert Mak strike gave Slovakia a 2-1 win against Russia on Tuesday in their World Cup Group H qualifier.
Captain Artem Dzyuba scored twice to give Russia a 2-1 win over Slovenia in front of 15,000 fans in Sochi's Fisht Stadium.