Spartak Moscow

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FC Spartak Moscow
Full name Football Club Spartak Moscow
Nickname(s) Pigs, The Meat, The Red-Whites
Founded 1922
Ground Luzhniki Stadium, Moscow
(capacity: 78,360)
Chairman Leonid Fedun
Manager Valery Karpin
League Russian Premier League
2012-2013 Russian Premier League, 4th
Home colours
Away colours

FC Spartak Moscow (Russian: Футбольный клуб Спартак Москва) is a Russian football club from Moscow. The club is the most successful in Russia, winning 9 or 19 of the Russian Premier League championships. The team used to be part of the Spartak Moscow sports society, but left and declared to be an independent organization. Their biggest rival is PFC CSKA Moscow.

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Russia Soviet Union
Russian Premier League : 1992, 1993, 1994, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001 Soviet Top League : 1936, 1938, 1939, 1952, 1953, 1956, 1958, 1962, 1969, 1979, 1987, 1989
Russian Cup : 1994, 1998, 2003 Soviet Cup : 1938, 1939, 1946, 1947, 1950, 1958, 1963, 1965, 1971, 1992