Vitaly Mutko

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Russia appoint Stanislav Cherchesov as head coach until 2018
Russia appoint former national goalkeeper and Legia Warsaw boss Stanislav Cherchesov as the country's new head coach until after the 2018 World Cup.
Aug 11, 16:45
Leonid Slutsky looks on prior to the Euro 2016 Group B match between Russia and Wales on June 20, 2016
Leonid Slutsky resigns as Russia coach after Euro 2016 early exit
Leonid Slutsky resigns as Russia's head coach after the 2018 World Cup hosts were knocked out of Euro 2016 in the group stages.
Jun 26, 15:32
Fans clash after the Euro 2016 Group B game between England and Russia on June 11, 2016
Russian official 'praises hooligans for defending their country'
A high-ranking Russian MP and football official praises violent fans for 'defending the honour of their country' at Euro 2016.
Jun 13, 14:38
An injured England fan is arrested after clashes ahead of the game against Russia on June 11, 2016
UEFA to beef up security at Euro 2016 following crowd trouble
UEFA confirms plans to tighten security at Euro 2016 following fan violence.
Jun 12, 12:23
An England fan is unconscious on the ground after clashes ahead of the game against Russia on June 11, 2016
Russia welcomes UEFA action over crowd violence at Euro 2016
Russian sports minister Vitaly Mutko backs UEFA's decision to open disciplinary proceedings against his country.
Jun 12, 11:54
Fans clash after the Euro 2016 Group B game between England and Russia on June 11, 2016
UEFA opens disciplinary proceedings against Russia
UEFA will investigate crowd disturbances, apparent racist behaviour and the setting off of fireworks during Russia's 1-1 draw with England.
Jun 12, 11:10
Fans clash after the Euro 2016 Group B game between England and Russia on June 11, 2016
Russia sports minister expecting UEFA fine over crowd trouble
Russia's sports minister Vitaly Mutko says that his country will be fined by UEFA over the crowd trouble at Euro 2016.
Jun 12, 09:48
The Russian flag flies in the paddock during previews ahead of the Formula One Grand Prix of Russia at Sochi Autodrom on April 28, 2016
Minister: 'Russia not ready for more Formula 1 races'
Russia's sports minister plays down suggestions that the country might add another annual grand prix to the Formula 1 calendar.
May 3, 11:17
Liverpool's English defender Nathaniel Clyne (L) vies for the ball with Rubin Kazan's Turkish midfielder Gokdeniz Karadeniz during the UEFA Europa League group B football match between FC Rubin Kazan and Liverpool FC in Kazan on November 5, 2015.
Russian football clubs banned from signing Turkish players
Russian sports minister Vitaly Mutko confirms that the country's professional football clubs will not be allowed to sign Turkish players in the upcoming winter break.
Nov 29, 16:34
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko attends the presentation of the new Russia's national ice hockey squad's uniform for the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Moscow on October 30, 2015. The Championship will be held in Moscow and St. Petersburg
IAAF votes to provisionally suspend Russia
The IAAF votes to provisionally suspended Russia's athletics federation.
Nov 13, 21:38
A general view of the lane markers ahead of the 14th IAAF World Athletics Championships Moscow 2013 at the Luzhniki Sports Complex on August 9, 2013
Russian Federation 'to admit some offences'
Acting president Vadim Zelichenok reveals that Russian Federation's athletics body will "admit some things" in relation to WADA's recent report.
Nov 12, 18:08
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko attends the presentation of the new Russia's national ice hockey squad's uniform for the 2016 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championship in Moscow on October 30, 2015. The Championship will be held in Moscow and St. Petersburg
Vitaly Mutko: British anti-doping system "worse than ours"
Russia's sports minister Vitaly Mutko suggests that Britain's anti-doping system is "even worse" than his own country's in the wake of the Russian doping scandal.
Nov 11, 22:32
FA Chairman Greg Dyke during a media conference on September 4, 2013
Greg Dyke calls for Vitaly Mutko ban
FA chairman Greg Dyke calls on FIFA to consider banning executive committee member and Russian sports minister Vitaly Mutko in the wake of the Russian doping scandal.
Nov 10, 23:04
CSKA Moscow manager Leonid Slutski arrives for the UEFA Champions League football match between Manchester City and CSKA Moscow at The Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England, on November 5, 2013
Leonid Slutsky succeeds Fabio Capello as Russia head coach
CSKA Moscow coach Leonid Slutsky has been appointed as head coach of the Russian national football team, succeeding Fabio Capello, who was sacked in July.
Aug 8, 13:08
Runners make their way through Canary Wharf during the Virgin Money London Marathon on April 26, 2015
World Anti-Doping Agency takes 3,000 samples from Russian athletes
Russian sports minister Vitaly Mutko reveals that WADA has taken 3,000 blood samples from the nation's athletes after a documentary claimed that doping was rife in the country.
Dec 24, 11:46
Russia's head coach Fabio Capello speaks to his players during his teams friendly international football match against Serbia in Dubai's Al Wasl stadium on November 15, 2013
Fabio Capello coy over Russia future
Russia manager Fabio Capello declines to comment on speculation that he is to lose his job following a poor run of results.
Nov 18, 10:16
Russia's head coach Fabio Capello speaks to his players during his teams friendly international football match against Serbia in Dubai's Al Wasl stadium on November 15, 2013
Fabio Capello expected to sign Russia extension
Russia manager Fabio Capello is expected to sign a contract extension with the Russian Football Union in the New Year.
Dec 23, 18:11
Russia's head coach Fabio Capello speaks to his players during his teams friendly international football match against Serbia in Dubai's Al Wasl stadium on November 15, 2013
Fabio Capello to receive new Russia deal
Former England boss Fabio Capello is close to extending his contract with Russia, according to sports minister Vitaly Mutko.
Nov 16, 10:17
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Russian Football Federation talk to Fabio Capello
Russia confirm that they are speaking with former England manager Fabio Capello about the vacant manager's post.
Jul 12, 14:54
Fabio Capello
Russian minister of sport Vitaly Mutko backs Fabio Capello
Russian minister of sport Vitaly Mutko describes Fabio Capello as "a good option" to replace Guus Hiddink as manager of the national football team.
Jul 12, 02:22
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Russia Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko: season change to blame
Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko places the blame for Russia's surprise Euro 2012 exit with the new seasonal change.
Jun 25, 14:42



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