|1||Zenit St Petersburg||12||+18||28|
|8||Ural Sverdlovsk Oblast||12||+1||16|
|9||FK Amkar Perm||12||-2||14|
|10||FK Rubin Kazan||12||+3||14|
|11||FC Arsenal Tula||12||-3||14|
Russian President Vladimir Putin has mocked top club Zenit St. Petersburg for not fielding enough Russian players.
A series of fan incidents, including clashes with police, have tarnished the start of the season in the Russian Premier League.
Garcia, 30, spent two seasons with Manchester City before departing for Russia in August 2014.
Mario Pasalic has signed a new four-year deal with Chelsea and been loaned out to Spartak Moscow for the season.
The Court of Arbitration for Sport has upheld a two-year ban for CSKA Moscow midfielder Roman Eremenko for a positive test for cocaine.
Dinamo Moscow and Antalyaspor are planning late moves for Australia international James Troisi, sources close to the player have told ESPN FC.