Turkish side Fenerbahce landed Ukrainian team Shakhtar Donetsk as Robin van Persie and Nani face a tough test if they are to set up a possible reunion with Manchester United in the Champions League playoffs.
Man United's poss UCL PO: Sporting, CSKA/Sparta Prague, Lazio, Brugge/Panathinaikos, Monaco/Young Boys, Fenerbahce, Rapid Vienna #mufc- Dale Johnson (@dalejohnsonESPN) July 17, 2015
Meanwhile, Celtic face a trip...
Manchester United could face a tricky Champions League playoff against the likes of CSKA Moscow, Lazio, Monaco or Sporting Lisbon in August.
The 15 teams which take part in the non-champions half of the qualifying draw are now known after Lazio held off the challenge of Rafael Benitez led Napoli to hold on to third place in Serie A.
Manchester United, ranked 10th by UEFA, will be the top seeded club in the final qualifying round -- joined by Valencia, Bayer Leverkusen, Shakhtar Donetsk and Ajax....
MOSCOW -- CSKA Moscow say Russia goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev should be ready to play this weekend after recovering from being hit in the head with a flare during a European Championship qualifying match against Montenegro.
A flare thrown from an area occupied by Montenegro fans hit Akinfeev in the back of the head during Friday's game. He was rushed to the hospital and treated for burns and a concussion.
The match was later abandoned following more crowd trouble.
CSKA assistant coach Viktor Onopko told...
Seydou Doumbia sealed his move to Roma after the Serie A club secured his services from CSKA Moscow 14.4 million euros.
Doumbia, who is currently at the African Nations Cup with Ivory Coast, signed a new contract until June 2019.
In November, Doumbia starred in a Champions League match at Manchester City, scoring both goals in CSKA's shock win.
The 27-year-old forward wrote a message to CSKA fans on Instagram: