Total Home Away  
# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Zenit 29 18 8 3 71 25 15 13 1 1 53 13 14 5 7 2 18 12 46 62
2 Spartak Moskva 29 17 5 7 54 35 15 9 3 3 31 16 14 8 2 4 23 19 19 56
3 Lokomotiv Moskva 29 16 5 8 44 35 14 10 2 2 23 9 15 6 3 6 21 26 9 53
4 Sochi 29 15 7 7 49 33 15 10 4 1 31 12 14 5 3 6 18 21 16 52
5 Rubin Kazan 29 16 4 9 41 32 14 6 3 5 17 16 15 10 1 4 24 16 9 52
6 CSKA Moskva 29 15 5 9 49 30 15 8 4 3 31 17 14 7 1 6 18 13 19 50
7 Dinamo Moskva 29 14 5 10 41 31 14 9 2 3 24 8 15 5 3 7 17 23 10 47
8 Khimki 29 13 5 11 35 39 14 9 1 4 17 13 15 4 4 7 18 26 -4 44
9 Rostov 29 13 4 12 36 32 14 6 2 6 17 13 15 7 2 6 19 19 4 43
10 Akhmat Grozny 29 11 6 12 34 36 14 7 3 4 21 13 15 4 3 8 13 23 -2 39
11 Krasnodar 29 11 5 13 49 44 15 7 4 4 34 23 14 4 1 9 15 21 5 38
12 Ural 29 7 13 9 26 35 15 6 6 3 14 11 14 1 7 6 12 24 -9 34
13 Arsenal Tula 29 6 5 18 27 49 15 6 4 5 22 20 14 0 1 13 5 29 -22 23
14 Ufa 29 5 7 17 24 45 14 2 4 8 13 18 15 3 3 9 11 27 -21 22
15 Rotor Volgograd 29 5 6 18 14 51 15 3 2 10 5 23 14 2 4 8 9 28 -37 21
16 Tambov 29 3 4 22 18 60 14 2 2 10 10 24 15 1 2 12 8 36 -42 13

Premier League match previews and predictions

The Premier League, or the Russian Football Championship, is the top level football league in Russia. It has 16 teams who play each other home and away for a total of 30 matches each. After this the top team in the league table is the champion, the bottom two relegated directly while two teams play a relegation playoff.