John Terry watched Spartak Moscow's league match with Rostov on Sunday evening just weeks after rejecting the club's advances.
Witht he 2018/19 Europa League campaign upon us, we take a look at each side's chances of reaching the knockout stages, according to a study by 'FiveThirtyEight'.
Spartak Moscow manager Massimo Carrera dropped captain Denis Glushakov and defender Andrei Eshchenko from the team ahead of a Europa League game for liking a social media video criticising the Italian, local media reported Wednesday.
John Terry, who insists he feels physically sharp and hungry for more success, is reportedly close to joining Spartak Moscow.
Russian league leaders Zenit St Petersburg face a stern test of their title credentials when they face second-placed Spartak Moscow on Sunday.
The 2018/19 Europa League group stage draw - as it happened.
Zenit St Petersburg edged visitors Arsenal Tula 1-0 on Saturday to register a second straight win to kick off the new Russian Premier League season.
Reigning Russian champions Lokomotiv face Spartak in the first Moscow derby of the league season on Saturday, as the country hopes to build on the success of the World Cup earlier in the summer.