Russian Premier League

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Pauline McVey, analyst for SportBusiness Intelligence, looks at televised sport in Russia and considers the impact of the decision by the Russian Premier League to launch its own football channel

The Russian Premier League has bolstered its international reach through a deal in Greece with Cosmote, the pay-television broadcaster and telecoms operator

The Russian Premier League has announced a broadcast deal spanning 11 countries in Eastern Europe and Central Asia

Sergey Pryadkin has been re-elected as president of the Russian Premier League, while plans have also been outlined for the expansion of the top-tier club football competition

The Russian Football Union (RFU) has proposed a wage cap system for the Russian Premier League in the latest radical reform plans for football in the country ahead of its hosting of the 2018 Fifa World Cup.