FC Rubin Kazan
|Full name||Муниципальное учреждение Футбольный клуб «Рубин» Казань|
Municipal Institution Football Club Rubin Kazan
|Nickname(s)||Volzháne (People from around the Volga), Kamni (The Stones), Krasno-Zelyonye (The Red-Greens)|
|Founded||20 April 1958|
|League||Russian Premier League|
FC Rubin Kazan (Russian: Футбольный клуб Рубин Казань, or English: "A Ruby") is a Russian football team from Kazan. Rubin only won the Russian Premier League in 2008 and 2009.
Rubin was previously called Iskra (1958 - 1964) and Rubin-TAN (1992 - 1993).
Rubin never played in the Soviet Top League, but went to the Russian First Division in 1992, and then went to Russian Second Division in 1994. The mayor of that time, purchased the team, and the on the same year Rubin won the Second Division in 1997. Rubin then went back to Russian First Division and the games went on until Rubin was promoted to the Russian Premier League in 2003.
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|UEFA Cup : None||Russian Premier League : 2008, 2009||Soviet Top League : None|
|UEFA Super Cup : None||Russian Cup : None||Soviet Cup : None|