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RUSSIA HANDED SUSPENDED DISQUALIFICATION FROM EURO 2016 England EURO Latest News Russia 

RUSSIA HANDED SUSPENDED DISQUALIFICATION FROM EURO 2016

UEFA has warned Russia that a repeat of the violence that marred the game with England on Saturday will see them kicked out of Euro 2016. The Russian Football Union have been handed a suspended disqualification from Euro 2016 and fined €150,000 following the violence that marred the Euro 2016 game with England in Marseille on Saturday, UEFA has announced. Hundreds of Russian fans charged through a flimsy security cordon at the Stade Velodrome following the final whistle in the 1-1 draw to attack England fans.  The incident came at…

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Benfica 1 : 0 Zenit St. Petersburg Champions League Portugal Russia 

Benfica 1 : 0 Zenit St. Petersburg

Benfica struck in stoppage time to take a 1-0 win from the first leg of their Champions League last-16 clash against Zenit St Petersburg. The Portuguese side had almost failed to make their possession count as Nicolas Gaitan had the best chance of the game but his double effort was blocked by Zenit goalkeeper Yury Lodygin.  But, minutes after Domenico Criscito was sent off late on for a second yellow card, Jonas leaped highest to head home and give Benfica the advantage.

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