venerdì 25 luglio 2014

Lokomotiv and Adidas unveil new kits for 2014-2015 season.

Yesterday, during a particular moment of the meeting with fans, Lokomotiv and Adidas unveiled new kits for 2014-2015 season. Corluka, Tarasov and Samedov together showed them.

Adidas used with the most advanced technologies and the usual colours of Loko. 

The home kit has been realized to underline the contrast of white polo. The green became the main colour completed on the sides by the red. On the back there are the three famous strips of Adidas. Shorts and socks are red. 

The away kit is as usual white with the contrast with red and green. The third kit is black. 

In the developing of the kits, Adidas used the ClimaCool technology. It has been thought to help athletes during the physical efforts. Thanks to the combination of tissues and material, kits provide an optimal temperature and the right comfort during the game. Kits made by Adidas are already in the official Loko stores! Buy them!

Lokomotiv receive the bronze medal and speak with fans.

Yesterday, Lokomotiv Stadium became the site of show during the meeting with fans.

From 18.00 Moscow Time, the Central Stand started filling up. At the end there were about 2000 spectators during the event. First of all, there was the open training, which can be seen by fans. Then, Loko players changed themselves and 30 minutes later they received the bronze medal of RPL.

All the components of Loko have been awarded by the legendary president Vladimir Korotkov and the president of Russian Premier League Sergey Pryadkin. "It was an event that we waited for 8 years, Lokomotiv are finally returned to win a medal in RPL, - said Pryadkin. - I think that this bronze medal glitters of gold."

Then he spoke to the fans: "Friends, I think that here there are the most loyal fans. The new season starts with a bronze medal. I liked yours RPL, you have to love your favourite team."

After this, Lokomotiv awarded 13 fans, who have taken part in all matches of the season. 

Then, Corluka, Tarasov and Samedov unveiled the new kits by Adidas. Sport director Kirill Kotov, instead, introduce the new players to the team: Manuel Fernandes, Nemanja Pejcinovic, Alan Kasaev and Arsenij Logashov. 

After these official ceremonies, Lokomotiv replied to the answers of the fans and offered to all a long autographs session. 

HERE you can find the full photo report of the meeting.

martedì 22 luglio 2014

Lokomotiv - Bayer 04 Leverkusen 1-3.

The last friendly match in Austria for Lokomotiv is opened immeditaely poorly for 'Railroaders'. After only 2 minutes, Bayer take the lead thanks to Turkish midfielder Calhanoglu, who beat Abaev with a good shot. 5 minutes later, the German club score again thanks to a penalty of Kiessling.

After this, Loko continue to suffer Bayer attacks, which are very dangerous. Only in the final minutes of first half Kuchuk's team wake up, but nor Maicon nor N'Doye take advantages from the opportunities.

In the second 45 minutes, Bayer don't stop their attacks and at '65 Yurchenko scores the goal of 0-3. Now Loko try to react and 14 minutes later Shishkin doesn't miss a good chance from a Pavlyuchenko assist, 1-3. In the last moments Pavlyuchenko is dangerous again with a shot that not surprise former goalkeeper Kresic, which is not enough to avoid the defeat.

After the game Loko will fly from Munich Airport to Moscow, where on July 24th the society have arranged a meeting with fans. 

Lokomotiv - Bayer 04 1-3

Goals: 2' Chalhanoglu, 7' Kiessling (penalty), 65' Yurchenko, 79' Shishkin.

Lokomotiv: Abaev, Corluka (Belyaev, 74), Durica (Pejcinovic, 46), Denisov (Seraskhov, 77), Yanbaev, Fernandes, Samedov, Anton Miranchuk, Tkachyov (Aleksey Miranchuk, 82), Maicon, N'Doye (Pavlyuchenko, 77).

Bayer 04: Krešić, Spahic, Jedvaj (Hilbert, 46), Wendell, Donati (Wagener, 46), Reinartz, Calhanoglu (Ryu Seung Woo, 46), Castro (Rolfes, 46), Bellarabi, Son Heung-Min, Kiessling (Drmic, 46).

Yellow cards: 48' Pejcinovic,.

July 22nd. Alois Latini Stadium, Zell am See.

lunedì 21 luglio 2014

Lokomotiv - Greuther Fürth 0-2. Tarasov returns.

In the match against one of the oldest Germany club, Lokomotiv play some youngs in the pitch, like Serashkov, Makarov and Aleksey Miranchuk. The captain is Guilherme, while Pejcinovic forms an interesting couple with Belyaev in the centre of defense.

The first shot is for Mykhalyk, who from a good position waste a great opportunity. Both teams play an offensive game, but no one is dangerous. Although Kasaev seems one of the most inspired for Loko and thanks to him 'Railroaders' create something, the first 45 minutes end on 0-0.

The second half is opened by a great start of Greuther, which score immediately a goal to Guilherme. At 60' in Loko arrive the best moment of the match: Tarasov returns to play after six months. With former Spartak player on the pitch, Kuchuk's teams suffers another goal, scored thanks to a penalty. Now Loko start to attack again, but nor Pavlyuchenko nor Grigorjev are accurate. The game finish 0-2. The next match will be tomorrow against Bayer 04 Leverkusen, at 18.30 Moscow time, the last of Austrian camps.

Lokomotiv - Greuther 0-2

Goals: 47' Vaylandt, 67' Sukalo (penalty).

Lokomotiv: Guilherme, Pejcinovic (Tarasov, 63), Mykhalyk, Shishkin, Belyaev, Seraskhov, Kasaev (Koryan, 64), Grigorjev (Tkachyov, 86), Makarov (Barinov, 75), Al. Miranchuk, Pavlyuchenko.

Greuther: Mickel (Hesl, 88), Korcsmar (Kartalis, 46), Cacutalua (Holter, 59), Baba (Rocker, 46), Furstner (Weilandt, 46; Steininger, 79), Trinks (Przybylko, 59), Pledl (Kayaroglu, 46), Cinar (Sukalo, 46), Mudrinski (Stiepermann, 59), Zulj (Lam, 59). 

July 21st. Sportplatze Stadium, Oberwang.

sabato 19 luglio 2014

Happy birthday, Sasha!

Today midfielder of Lokomotiv and Russian national team Aleksander Samedov is 30. We are grateful to Sasha for his time in Loko! We wish to him happiness, good health and success in whole of his life! 

mercoledì 16 luglio 2014

One day, two friendly matches.

Lokomotiv continue to prepare next season, today is the turn of two friendly matches, which allowed to Kuchuk to discover better the situation of 'Railroaders'. The first game was played against Chernomorets Odessa from Ukraine. Loko won 2-1 and the protagonist was absolutely Roman Pavlyuchenko, who scored a beatiful duble. The former goal was a perfect free kick, the latter instead a fantastic kick from the medium distance. Good feelings also from Makarov, who has been promoted from reserves for this camp. Tigorev played all the game and seemed that the injury is passed. Finally, Lantratov debutted for Loko. He entered at 84' for Abaev

Lokomotiv XI v Chernomorets: Abaev (Lantratov, 84), Mykhalyk, Shishkin, Belyaev, Yanbaev, Kasaev, Grigorjev (Koryan, 63), Tigorev, Makarov (Barinov, 82), Aleksey Miranchuk, Pavlyuchenko.

At 20.30 Moscow time, instead, the second part of Loko team played v Fortuna Dusseldorf. Kuchuk made some experiments, in particular tried the couple Sheshukov-Anton Miranchuk in the midfield and Seraskhov on the right back. In both cases, the players gave good impressions, especially Anton Miranchuk, who invented the assist for the goal of 1-0 of Tkachyov (the game finished 1-1). Corluka and Samedov returned to play with Loko after the World Cup in Brazil, while in the final minutes the Belarusian coach gave some minutes also to Barinov and Koryan, both from reserves. Next match on 21th Monday against Greuther, always from Germany. 

Lokomotiv XI v Fortuna: Guilherme, Corluka (Pejcinovic, 46), Durica, Denisov, Seraskhov, Fernandes (Barinov, 88), Sheshukov, Anton Miranchuk, Tkachyov (Koryan, 88), Maicon (Samedov, 62), N'Doye.

lunedì 14 luglio 2014

Magomed Ozdoev on loan to Rubin Kazan'.

Lokomotiv have reached an accord with Rubin for the transfer of Magomed Ozdoev. The 21 years old midfielder will play next season on loan in Kazan' with number "27".

His contract expires on September 30th 2015. So far he has played 68 matches at Cherkizovo (from 2010 to 2014) and scored 3 goals. 

Thanks for all and good luck in Kazan', Magomed!

Rubin-Lokomotiv will open Kazan' Arena.

As reported by, the 4th match of the RPL 2014-2015 in program on August 17th between Rubin and Lokomotiv will open the Kazan' Arena

The stadium, built in 2013, hasn't already pass all the certifications and for this Rubin will play the first match on August 1st against Spartak at Tsentralnyi Stadium. Kazan' Arena can host about 45.000 spectators.