2017 Schedule

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2017 Schedule
10-5-5, 5th in Russian Premier League
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6dRob Dawson

Comeback win seals Man Utd's group win

They fell behind just before half-time but two goals in as many minutes after the break saw Jose Mourinho's men secure a UCL last-16 place.

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Man United 2-1 CSKA: United top Group A (2:28)
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6dESPN staff

Man United edge past CSKA Moscow

Manchester United secured top spot in Group A of the Champions League, but had to come from behind to beat CSKA Moscow 2-1.

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7dMichael Yokhin

Can Fernandes show what Mourinho missed?

Jose Mourinho missed out on Brazilian defender Mario Fernandes during his time at Real. Now playing for Russia, Fernandes faces Man United with CSKA.

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8dRob Dawson

De Gea, Ibra rested vs. CSKA; Pogba starts

Paul Pogba will start against CSKA Moscow despite his red card against Arsenal, while David De Gea and Zlatan Ibrahimovic will be rested.

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19dESPN staff

Akinfeev's first UCL clean sheet since 2006

Igor Akinfeev kept his first Champions League clean sheet in more than 11 years as CSKA Moscow beat Benfica 2-0 on Wednesday.

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CSKA Moscow 2-0 Benfica: Schennikov ousts Benfica (1:16)
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41dAssociated Press

CSKA hit back to beat Basel

Basel missed a chance to advance by letting a lead slip and losing 2-1 at home to CSKA Moscow.

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75dESPN staff

Lukaku double as Man United cruise

Romelu Lukaku scored twice and Anthony Martial also shone as Manchester United cruised to a 4-1 win away to CSKA Moscow to stay perfect in Group A.

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76dRob Dawson

Young captains Man United; Lindelof starts

Ashley Young will captain Manchester United against CSKA Moscow in the Champions League on Wednesday, while Victor Lindelof has received a rare start.

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76dMichael Yokhin

Golovin's rise alerts big clubs

Aleksandr Golovin has made the unlikely jump from being a skinny Siberian midfielder to an international football star. And he's just getting started.

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77dPA Sport

United strongest since Fergie - CSKA boss

CSKA Moscow are expecting a tough tie against what coach Viktor Goncharenko says is the best Manchester United side since Sir Alex Ferguson retired.

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90dAssociated Press

Zhamaletdinov rallies CSKA past Benfica

CSKA Moscow forward Timur Zhamaletdinov made a memorable Champions League debut on Tuesday by scoring the winner in a 2-1 comeback victory at Benfica.

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109dMark Ogden

Liverpool, Utd visit Moscow in same week

Liverpool and Manchester United will play in Moscow on successive nights after English football's greatest rivals were paired to face Spartak and CSKA

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110dNick Ames

Group A: Benfica, Man United, Basel, CSKA

The draw was kind to Manchester United, but a trip to Russia and a rematch of the 1968 European Cup final await improved United, writes Nick Ames.

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CSKA Moscow 2-0 Young Boys: Convincing CSKA (1:38)

RankingsRussian Premier League

Goal Difference114th
Goals Scored285th
Assists0Tied-1st
Goals Conceded17Tied-3rd