Disgraced Russian football players Pavel Mamaev and Alexander Kokorin could face up to five years in prison for assaulting a government official.
Russia's international striker Artem Dzyuba is now the voice of a popular Yandex navigation service.
Russian police have unexpectedly released Pussy Riot punk group members while they still face charges for invading the pitch at the World Cup...
Russian national team coach Stanislav Cherchesov saw his contract extended after the side's better-than-expected performance at the World Cup.
Japan named Olympic coach Hajime Moriyasu as their new national football boss.
The soccer ball that Vladimir Putin gave to President Donald Trump may have had a bug after all, although it's not the kind you think.
CSKA president Evgeniy Giner feels that Aleksandr Golovin's future will be resolved 'in the next couple of days' amid interest from Chelsea.
Russia jailed four members of Pussy Riot feminist punk group for 15 days after they invaded the pitch during the World Cup final.
President Vladimir Putin said Russia could be "proud" of its hosting of the football World Cup judging it a success "in every respect".
Fraudsters have tricked scores of Nigerians by selling them Soccer World Cup fan passes to travel to Russia, leaving many stranded and penniless.
Thousands of cheering and flag-waving Russian fans thanked their disappointed players after the host nation's fairytale World Cup run came to an end.
The impassioned shouts of "Ros-si-ya" died away on the streets and tears filled the stadium as Russia bowed out of their home World Cup in the...
Russia coach Stanislav Cherchesov lamented that luck had turned against the World Cup hosts after they lost on penalties to Croatia in the...
England celebrated reaching the World Cup semi-finals for the first time in a generation as Russia came to terms with a heartbreaking exit from their...