Russian Premier League
MOSCOW -- Dinamo Moscow have placed Russia midfielder Igor Denisov on the transfer list and suspended him from all first-team activity following a clash with the coach.
The club said Denisov, 30, would train on his own and was up for sale after "interfering in the work of the head coach," Stanislav Cherchesov.
Denisov is a regular for the Russian national team and a former captain. He started for Russia in their last competitive game, last month's abandoned Euro 2016 qualifier against Montenegro.
MOSCOW -- Russian Premier League team Torpedo Moscow must play two home games in an empty stadium after fans displayed a banner with a Nazi symbol, the club's fourth racism-related punishment this season.
Torpedo fans showed the flag during a 3-1 win over Arsenal Tula on Sunday, the Russian Football Union said.
The punishment will not take effect until May because Torpedo is already required to play its next two home games behind closed doors for a separate incident in which fans abused Zenit St....
Spartak Moscow have given a 102-year-old supporter more than £5,000 after his life savings were stolen.
Otto Fischer, who has been a Spartak fan since his 20s, lost around £8470, according to Russia Today, after allowing a man he believed to be a social worker into his home.
In response, Spartak players and staff came together to raise the cash and it was given to Fischer by striker Vyacheslav Krotov on television.
"With Otto Fischer, a really cool guy, who wished us more victories! He...