Performance record of CSKA Moscow football club

by on April 5, 2011
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CSKA Moscow football club is ranked amongst the top 3 league teams of Russia along with Rubin Kazan Football Club and Zenit St. Petersburg Football Club. The Army men, who were the runners-up of last season in Russian Premier League, won 10 national titles- an outstanding achievement by any club, and are regarded as one of the most successful clubs in the Russian football, having a great history in the Soviet football as well.

CSKA Moscow FC has a strong history of football winning the major titles like Soviet Championship seven times, the Soviet Cup five times, the Russian Cup five times, Russian Premier League title three times including finishing second 5 times, Russian Super Cup 4 times, and the UEFA Cup title in 2008. CSKA Moscow is funded by Sibneft, an oil company owned by the Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich. Abramovich did not directly owned the club as he was also the owner of English Premier League giant, Chelsea football club and UEFA allows only one entity or ownership of a club at a time.

Vladimir Fedotov football player holds the record for the most league appearances for CSKA Moscow with 381 games while Grigory Fedotov football player is the top goal scorer for CSKA with 126 goals.

Performance records of CSKA Moscow football club:



  • Russian Premier League
    • Winners: 2003, 2005, 2006
    • Runners-Up: 1998, 2002, 2004, 2008, 2010
  • Russian Cup
    • Winners: 2002, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009
    • Runners-Up: 1993, 1994, 2000
  • Russian Super Cup
    • Winners: 2004, 2006, 2007, 2009
    • Runners-Up: 2003, 2010, 2011

Soviet Union

  • Soviet Top League
    • Winners: 1946, 1947, 1948, 1950, 1951, 1970, 1991
    • Runners-Up: 1938, 1945, 1949, 1990
  • Soviet Cup
    • Winners: 1945, 1948, 1951, 1955, 1991
    • Runners-Up: 1944, 1967, 1992

Pre-Season Tournaments

  • Channel One Cup
    • Winners: 2007

CSKA Moscow football club profile

by on April 5, 2011
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Russian football club CSKA Moscow

PFC CSKA Moscow is a Russian international league football team located in Moscow, Russia. The club was founded in 1911, playing in the top-division “Russian Premier League” for 2011/12 season. CSKA Moscow FC plays home games at Luzhniki Stadium, having capacity of 89,000 spectators.

CSKA Moscow football club, well known as the “Koni (Horses)”, Krasno-Sinie (Red-blue)” and “Armeytsy (Army men)”, plays home games in the Blue and Red combination jersey with Blue shorts and away games in white and grey combination jersey with white shorts.

In the early starting years, CSKA Moscow football club was associated with the Red Army and dominated with the talented army boys who completed the team as Obshestvo Lyubiteley Lyzhnogo Sporta (OLLS). In 1923, after playing some impressive football over the years, the club changed its name to Optvtno Pokazatel’naya Ploschadka Vseobucha (OPPV). On Feb 23, 1928, the club again changed its name and this time it was Sportivnvi Klub Tsentral’nogo Doma Krasnov Armii (CDKA). In 1951, the name again changed to Sportivnvi Klub Tsentral’nogo Doma Sovetskov Armii (CDSA) before finally named to CSKA Moscow in 1960 till today.

CSKA Moscow football club have been regarded as the most successful clubs in Russia and participating in the European championships on regular basis.  CSKA Moscow are 3 times winner of Russian Premier League, 5 times Russian Cup winners, 2 times Russian Supercup, 7 times Soviet Top League winners and 5 times Soviet Cup winners. The CSKA Moscow FC also won the UEFA Cup back in 2005 by beating Sporting Football Club 3-1 in the finals at the Estadio Jose Alvalada in lisbon.

CSKA Moscow are currently managed by Leonid Slutsky and captained by Igor Akinfeev. The club has started the 2011-12 season with an epic style, winning their first game over Amkar football club and looking forward to keep their winning form on the right track for the rest of the season.