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1. Are You Ready for Some... Football?

Look out NFL – the Russian Super Bowl was held in the Moscow region last weekend.

Tags: united states, american football, cultural exchange, glasnost, football
2. Soccer Takes Over St. Petersburg

St. Petersburg hosts one-eleventh of the UEFA Euro 2020 tournament this summer.

Tags: st. petersburg, krestovsky island, COVID, Moscow, football, uefa, soccer
3. Parting Shot

A photograph captured in 2018 in Red Square captures the moment with beauty and finesse.

Tags: photography, red square, football, soccer
4. Do Russian Robots Dream of Electric Ice?

This week’s TWERF will amaze you, amuse you, and possibly give you nightmares.

Tags: robots, football, ice, technology, Siberia, amur, robots
5. The Plagues of Russia: the Risen Dead, Bees, and Floods

Shed a tear for our last World Cup TWERF, in which we finally learn about the Romanovs and feel the wrath of nature.

Tags: Trump, football, World Cup, soccer, Volgograd, romanovs, romanov, putin
By Irina Bukharin
6. That Other Red, White, and Blue

As Americans celebrate their Independence Day, Russia may have gained a new national holiday as well: the day they beat Spain in the World Cup.

Tags: Volgograd, football, World Cup, soccer
By Irina Bukharin
7. Bike Like an Egyptian

A short look at one very avid football (soccer) fan, who rode his bike all the way from Egypt to Russia for the World Cup.

Tags: football, soccer, tourism, Red Square
8. 164 Days and Counting

The new Luzhniki, the stadium in Moscow where the opening and final matches of this summer’s World Cup football (soccer) championships will be held, hosted its first match: a friendly game between Russia and Argentina.

Tags: football, soccer
9. Births: Modern Russia, baby LSDUZ, and lots of leopards

Russia Day marks the birth of the post-Soviet Russian nation. This week saw some other births too, from literal leopard cubs to figurative names and games. 

Tags: russia day, russia, leopards, soccer, football, chaika, navalny
By Alice E.M. Underwood
10. Russians don't need principles. Just submarines

The British are out to get Russian values and Russian naval vessels alike this week. Scroll down enough and there's also a cat pic. 

Tags: literature, submarine, lavrov, football, cats, meat, united kingdom
By Alice E.M. Underwood

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