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 25 16 6 3 57 22 13 11 1 1 41 12 12 5 5 2 16 10 35 54
2 Spartak Moskva 25 14 5 6 49 30 12 7 3 2 28 12 13 7 2 4 21 18 19 47
3 CSKA Moskva 25 14 4 7 44 25 13 7 3 3 27 15 12 7 1 4 17 10 19 46
4 Lokomotiv Moskva 25 14 4 7 34 26 12 9 1 2 19 8 13 5 3 5 15 18 8 46
5 Dinamo Moskva 25 13 4 8 38 28 13 9 2 2 24 7 12 4 2 6 14 21 10 43
6 Rubin Kazan 25 13 4 8 34 29 12 5 3 4 15 15 13 8 1 4 19 14 5 43
7 Sochi 25 11 7 7 39 28 13 8 4 1 27 10 12 3 3 6 12 18 11 40
8 Khimki 25 11 5 9 31 34 13 8 1 4 16 13 12 3 4 5 15 21 -3 38
9 Rostov 25 11 4 10 32 27 12 4 2 6 14 13 13 7 2 4 18 14 5 37
10 Krasnodar 25 10 4 11 44 36 13 7 3 3 31 18 12 3 1 8 13 18 8 34
11 Akhmat Grozny 25 9 5 11 27 32 12 5 3 4 15 11 13 4 2 7 12 21 -5 32
12 Ural 25 6 12 7 24 32 12 5 5 2 12 9 13 1 7 5 12 23 -8 30
13 Arsenal Tula 25 5 5 15 20 42 12 5 4 3 15 14 13 0 1 12 5 28 -22 20
14 Rotor Volgograd 25 4 6 15 12 40 13 2 2 9 4 20 12 2 4 6 8 20 -28 18
15 Ufa 25 4 5 16 18 41 12 2 3 7 11 15 13 2 2 9 7 26 -23 17
16 Tambov 25 3 4 18 15 46 13 2 2 9 8 19 12 1 2 9 7 27 -31 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.