Derby ninth round of the Russian Championship will be played between Spartak Moscow and CSKA Moscow. Starting whistle will sound the match at 12:30 on the Lokomotiv stadium in Moscow.
Spartak Moscow was 3rd after the first 8 stages, 3 points ahead of Sunday’s opponent, CSKA. The Spartans have a better goal difference than CSKA, so if they get a win, will take over the chair of championship leader, at least for a few hours. Last round, Spartak went the limit, score 1-0, the movement performed at Novgorod, Volga counter. Valery Karpin’s band is just the third home fixture in the Premier League this season. In previous such parties, red and white achieved a victory and a draw. Hosts is Movsisyan scorer with four successes, the latest just last week. In the unfortunate event that would injure Movsisyan, Karpin will be very hard to find a replacement for top Armenian. From strikers get to defenders; thus fullback hosts, Parshivlyuk, is closely watched by the scouts from Fiorentina, who are planning to purchase it from winter. Fiorentina is, however, an important club and this news should motivate him to Spartak’s defender.
CSKA Moscow is in first place, 3 points ahead of his main pursuer, Zenit and Spartak. In the final stage ,, soldiers’ everything went 1-0, as his opponent Sunday of Rostov. Midweek but the band Leonid Slutsky lost in the first round of the Champions League group with 0-3, traveling from Munich against Bayern. The guests will play this match without Doumbia, twisting his Ivorian late last month, but without Dzagoev, indispensable player. Doumbia is expected to return to the team in October. Ivorian but will not evolve very much grouping Moscow in winter there is very high probability he left.
Last season, Spartak were beaten 0-2 by CSKA at home. It should be noted that the matches at home of the Spartans are played, in 2010, on the Lokomotiv stadium, their arena is under construction, this situation lasting until next year.