He said Russian fans were provoked by English fans
Marseille match between England and Russia was marred by violence
England and Russia clash was marred by ugly scenes before and after the game
Russia goalkeeper Akinfeev says they wanted England out of the top seeds
Eastern Europe may be returning to the old days of using football to chase political goals.
Georgia’s former football captain turned Energy Minister is open to resuming dead commercial channels with Russia – but it won’t save Europe’s lost fixture
Is anyone really surprised to hear about footballers being racially abused in Russia, asks Brian Glanville. Plus, Sir Alex Ferguson's autobiography dissected.
The decision by Russia to not allow FIFA's ethics prosecutor, Michael Garcia, to enter the country, undermines his plan to investigate the World Cup bidding process.
At a time when money not only talks but shouts cacophonously, how good it was to see unfancied Northern Ireland deservedly beat supposedly powerful Russia in Belfast.
Group A reaches its climax tonight when Russia meet Greece and Poland face the Czech Republic. Follow the action from both games with us, and share your thoughts on the…