CSKA Moscow

  • Honda presented as AC Milan's newest player January 8, 2014

    Milan: Keisuke Honda always knew he'd be playing in the Serie A and wearing a No. 10 shirt. The Japan forward was presented on Wednesday as an AC Milan player after signing a 3-and-a-half-year contract on a free transfer from CSKA Moscow. "I knew that one day my dream would be realized,"...
  • AC Milan get much-needed boost with Honda move December 11, 2013

    Japan playmaker Keisuke Honda will leave CSKA Moscow to join AC Milan in January, the Serie A club said on Wednesday. Honda, whose contract at CSKA ends in December, will be a much-needed reinforcement for Milan who are ninth in Serie A, having managed four wins in their first 15...
  • Record-breaking Bayern beat CSKA to keep up perfect record November 28, 2013

    Munich: Holders Bayern Munich eased past CSKA Moscow 3-1 on Wednesday to set a Champions League record with their 10th straight victory and underline their ambitions to become the first team to successfully defend the title. The Bavarians, who had already qualified for the knockout stage, struck against the run of...
  • Alvaro Negredo hat-trick fires Manchester City into last 16 November 6, 2013

    Manchester: Alvaro Negredo scored a hat-trick and Sergio Aguero added two goals to fire Manchester City into their first Champions League knockout phase on Tuesday, with a commanding 5-2 win over CSKA Moscow. Aguero, lively from kickoff at the Etihad Stadium, took less than three minutes to put City in front...
  • Manchester City boss Pellegrini tells CSKA fans to stop racist abuse November 4, 2013

    Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has warned CSKA Moscow fans not to racially abuse any of his players when the teams meet in the return fixture of their Champions League campaign at the Etihad Stadium on Tuesday. Speaking to the media at his pre-match news briefing Pellegrini also confirmed that England...
  • CSKA Moscow punished for fans' racial abuse October 30, 2013

    Geneva: CSKA Moscow will have to play Bayern Munich in a partially closed stadium as punishment after their fans racially abused Manchester City players in a Champions League match. UEFA's disciplinary panel found the Russian champions guilty Wednesday for their fans' "racist behavior" during City's 2-1 win in Moscow last week,...
  • UEFA slammed by players' union over Toure abuse October 24, 2013

    The world players' union has criticised European soccer's governing body UEFA for failing to enforce its own guidelines on racism following the abuse hurled at Manchester City's Yaya Toure in Moscow. FIFPro said that UEFA's match officials failed to act after Toure was racially abused during the Champions League clash away...
  • Yaya Toure subjected to monkey taunts in Moscow October 24, 2013

    Moscow: Manchester City's Ivorian midfielder Yaya Toure said he was the victim of racist abuse from the stands during his side's 2-1 Champions League victory away at CSKA Moscow on Wednesday. "I told the ref. I think it was unbelievable and very sad. We want to stop that," Toure, who was...
  • Sergio Aguero scores twice as Man City beat CSKA Moscow 2-1 October 24, 2013

    Moscow: Sergio Aguero scored twice in the first half as Manchester City secured a 2-1 victory over CSKA Moscow in the Champions League on Wednesday. Zoran Tosic put CSKA ahead in the 32nd minute after lobbing goalkeeper Joe Hart following a pass from Keisuke Honda, but the visitors were quick to...
  • Bayern sparkle in 3-0 win over CSKA in Champions League September 18, 2013

    Munich: Holders Bayern Munich made a sparkling start to their Champions League title defence on Tuesday, Pep Guardiola's side easing past CSKA Moscow 3-0 in their Group D opener at the Allianz Arena. Bayern, attempting to become the first team to win the trophy in back-to-back seasons, got off to a...
  • Bayern kick off Champions League defense at home September 17, 2013

    Munich: Bayern Munich begin the defense of their Champions League title against CSKA Moscow with warning words from the club's sporting director ringing in the players' ears. Unprecedented success last season has been followed by an underwhelming start under new coach Pep Guardiola - by Bayern's own lofty standards - prompting...
  • Real held in Moscow as CSKA score in injury-time February 22, 2012

    Moscow: CSKA Moscow equalized from the last kick of the match when Pontus Wernbloom scrambled the ball into the net, giving the Russian club a 1-1 draw against Real Madrid in the last-16 of the Champions League on Tuesday. The Swedish midfielder's debut game for CSKA ended with him poking the...
  • Real ready for CSKA challenge in freezing Moscow February 20, 2012

    Moscow: Real Madrid will be aiming to continue their perfect run in the Champions League on Tuesday when they face CSKA Moscow in sub-zero temperatures on the Luzhniki Stadium's artificial pitch. Madrid go into the last-16 match after winning all six of their group games in the competition and are also...
  • Di Maria to miss Madrid Champions League game February 19, 2012

    Madrid: Angel di Maria has been left out of Real Madrid's squad for Tuesday's Champions League match at CSKA Moscow after apparently aggravating a leg muscle injury. The Argentina international made his first appearance of 2012 in Saturday's 4-0 league win over Racing Santander, and scored the Spanish leaders' third goal...
  • Man United scores late twice to draw 3-3 with Moscow November 4, 2009

    Manchester: Manchester United scored twice in the last six minutes on Tuesday to reach the next round of the Champions League with a 3-3 draw against CSKA Moscow. Alan Dzagoev put CSKA ahead in the 25th minute and, although Michael Owen equalized, Milos Krasnic made it 2-1 before Aleksei erezutsk...
  • Champions League: ManU, Inter, Arsenal win easily October 24, 2007

    New Delhi: Manchester United, Inter Milan and Arsenal had an easy time against their opponents in their Champions League matches on Tuesday night. In the Group F encounter at the NSC Olympiyskiy Stadium in Kiev, Manchester United despite playing away from home did not have much trouble as they won...