Euro 2012: the story so far…

A tournament of surprises is in danger of being undermined by events taking place off the pitch: Euro 2012 the story so far, by Brian Glanville.

Euro 2012: Poland v Russia live

The eagerly awaited encounter between Poland and Russia takes place tonight in Warsaw. Follow the action with us and share your thoughts on the game...

Euro 2012: Russia v Czech Republic live

After Poland's 1-1 draw with Greece in the opening game, there's a great chance for either Russia or the Czech Republic to take control of Group A.

Russia coach interview: Dick Advocaat

"Players have to want to play for the national side. Otherwise, they needn’t bother. The players do not have to be my friend." Dick Advocaat outlines his approach.

Russia player interview: Roman Pavlyuchenko

"I was right to come home. To be part of the national squad it’s not enough to keep coming on as a substitute from time to time." Roman Pavlyuchenko explains…

Soccer Cities: Moscow

History, culture, stadiums, the places to eat and drink: all you need to know if you fancy an away day in Moscow.

Russian referee at the centre of a racism storm

Russian football has faced allegations of racism, but until recently it was the supporters who were deemed responsible. Now, a young referee has been accused of racially insulting a player.