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# Team MP W D L F A MP W D L F A MP W D L F A +/- P
1 Zenit 16 12 3 1 45 7 8 7 0 1 31 4 8 5 3 0 14 3 38 39
2 Spartak Moskva 16 10 3 3 38 17 7 6 0 1 20 5 9 4 3 2 18 12 21 33
3 Rostov 16 9 5 2 29 22 9 6 2 1 17 11 7 3 3 1 12 11 7 32
4 CSKA Moskva 16 8 5 3 29 16 8 5 2 1 20 8 8 3 3 2 9 8 13 29
5 Dinamo Moskva 16 7 5 4 31 20 8 5 2 1 17 7 8 2 3 3 14 13 11 26
6 Akhmat Grozny 16 8 2 6 25 24 8 3 2 3 9 10 8 5 0 3 16 14 1 26
7 Krasnodar 16 7 4 5 30 24 8 4 1 3 15 12 8 3 3 2 15 12 6 25
8 Sochi 16 6 4 6 25 32 8 5 3 0 18 8 8 1 1 6 7 24 -7 22
9 Orenburg 16 7 1 8 28 36 8 6 1 1 21 10 8 1 0 7 7 26 -8 22
10 Krylya Sovetov 16 5 5 6 19 22 7 2 3 2 6 6 9 3 2 4 13 16 -3 20
11 Ural 16 5 3 8 19 28 9 3 1 5 10 16 7 2 2 3 9 12 -9 18
12 Olimpiyets 16 4 4 8 19 27 8 1 2 5 11 18 8 3 2 3 8 9 -8 16
13 Fakel 16 1 10 5 21 31 8 1 6 1 13 14 8 0 4 4 8 17 -10 13
14 Lokomotiv Moskva 16 3 4 9 19 32 8 1 3 4 13 15 8 2 1 5 6 17 -13 13
15 Khimki 16 3 3 10 16 34 8 2 3 3 8 9 8 1 0 7 8 25 -18 12
16 Torpedo Moskva 16 1 3 12 7 28 8 1 1 6 4 14 8 0 2 6 3 14 -21 6

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.