If More Than Arshavin has not succeeded in quenching your thirst for knowledge of the Russian game, here is a short list of a few other sites which may be of interest to you. I contribute to some of these and not others, but the list is in no order and by no means definitive. If you have a blog you’d like to see mentioned, or are interesting in guest posting on MTA, drop me a message at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Russian Football News – A great collaboration of international writers on the Russian game, all with their own specialities. If you’re interested in keeping up-to-date with the Russian scene, RFN is your best bet.
In Bed With Maradona – Every inch of the footballing world written passionately about, one of the best websites anywhere on the internet.
The Football Ramble – Blog and podcast of the highest quality. For those with a specific interest in Russia, James Appell is your man.
Slavic Football Union – Excellent collaboration of writers aiming to provide extensive coverage of the Eastern European game.
Futbolgrad – A superb site run by a team of experts, who cover all nations of the former Soviet Union in breathtaking detail.
The Inside Left – The home of in-depth, often personal accounts of the beautiful game from across the world.
Watch this space!