Defending champions Spain can take a big step towards qualifying for Euro 2016 while Austria could book their spot at the finals.
Russia have appointed CSKA Moscow boss Leonid Slutsky as the new national coach on a short-term deal.
Departing FIFA president Sepp Blatter deserves a Nobel Prize, according to Russian president Vladimir Putin.
Sepp Blatter has told Vladimir Putin that FIFA has “complete trust” in Russia hosting the 2018 World Cup.
FIFA has given the Russian Football Union until next Tuesday to provide information on the Emmanuel Frimpong racism case.
Andre Villas-Boas says criticism of Russia over racism and political issues is "unfair" and that the 2018 World Cup will be "a wonderful event".