Krasnodar scored two goals in stoppage time to beat Zenit in the RPL, including an overhead kick in the final minute.
CSKA Moscow midfielder Roman Eremenko has been given a two-year ban for testing positive for cocaine after a Champions League match.
Lassana Diarra has told RMC the €10 million fine he has been ordered to pay Lokomotiv Moscow will "shape my future."
General manager adds: "I would like to underline the quality of the squad we already have, which is already giving us big results."
Massimo Carrera didn't move to Russia with the intent of becoming Spartak Moscow manager. It just happened. Now, his team are joint-top of the league.
Garay, who joined Madrid for €10 million from Racing Santander in 2008, won a Copa del Rey medal in 2011 but did not secure a regular place.