Russian Super Cup: history and statistics
Russian Super Cup is a competition, inwhich is attended by two teams - the owner of the title of champion of the country and the owner of the Cup of Russia. It is held within the framework of one meeting. Replay in the case of a tie is not assigned. If the winner is not detected in the regular time, an additional penalty is awarded, followed by a series of post-match penalties. When the owner of the title of the champion of Russia and the Cup of the country becomes one team, the second club of the championship confronts her.
The Russian Super Cup began to be played out in 2003. However, the idea of a match between the two strongest clubs emerged back in the Soviet era. The initiator was "Komsomolskaya Pravda". The idea did not take root right away. The rally was held from time to time, and the rules were regularly changed. Some fights took place in a neutral field, others consisted of two meetings - at home and away. There was no permanent time. The meeting was held between late spring and early autumn.
Russian Super Cup
In the early 2000s, the RFU and the Premier League decide to makematch for the Super Bowl regular. The management approached the organization more thoroughly, and the project had serious sponsors. It was decided that the meeting for the Russian Super Cup will be held a week before the start of the new season. In the event that the first place of the championship and the Cup of Russia was won by the same club, in determining the second participant the preference was given to the vice-champion.
In 2003 he held the first match for the Super BowlRussia, the results of which surprised many. The stadium "Locomotive" in Moscow met the metropolitan team - "Locomotive" and CSKA. The first were champions, the second - the owners of the Cup. The main and extra time ended in a draw by a score of 1: 1, in a series of post-match penalties was stronger, "Locomotive".
A year later, again for the Russian Super Cup CSKA fought, but this time with "Spartacus", which won the Cup of the country. Stronger were the army team, winning 1: 3 in extra time.
In 2005, Lokomotiv, being the best in the country, met at the home stadium with the Terek from Grozny. "Steam locomotives" with a minimal advantage became owners of the trophy for the second time.
In 2006, CSKA took a double, winning both the championship and the Cup of the country. Vice-champion was "Spartacus", which also had the honor to play with the "army team". In a hot match (2: 3) victory was able to keep CSKA.
A year later, the "Luzhniki" again met "meat" and army. Again, CSKA came to a duel with a gold double. Luck and this time was on the side of the army (4: 2).
In 2008, Zenit from St. Petersburg receivedthe opportunity to fight for the Russian Super Cup, thanks to the victory in the championship. In the competition he got "Locomotive". With a score of 2: 1, the team from the banks of the Neva for the first time won this trophy.
The next two years (2009, 2010) became the champion of "Ruby" from Kazan, and the Cup of the country was won by CSKA Moscow. The first time the title took the army team, the second time - Kazan.
In 2011, "Zenith" became the owner of the Cup of the countryand gold medals of the championship, so he played against the silver medalist - CSKA. This time the match was held not in Moscow, but in the Kuban. Goal Ionov brought the second trophy to the club from St. Petersburg.
The 10th duel for the Russian Super Cup was held in Samara. Against the "Zenith" (champion) played "Ruby" (the owner of the cup). Kazan proved to be stronger, having won with the score 2: 0.
In 2013, "Zenith" for the third consecutive time he played in the Russian Super Cup, but already as vice-champion of the country. The opponent was CSKA Moscow, who defeated Zenit (3-0).
Next year CSKA became champions, and modest "Rostov" won the Cup. The match took place in Kuban, CSKA was stronger (3: 1).
In 2015, the Super Bowl was played at Petrovsky. For the trophy fought local "Zenith" (champion) and "Locomotive". Only in a series of post-match penalty shootouts to a team from St. Petersburg managed to snatch victory.
In 2016, "CSKA" (champion) is the least conceded "Zenith".
CSKA most of all won the Russian Super Cup- 6. Zenit have 4 trophies, Lokomotiv and Rubin have 2. 2. Spartak have played three times in a duel, but have never won it. "Terek" and "Rostov" played 1 time in the match.
The best scorer is Jo, who played for CSKA and scored 3 goals. In addition, Sergei Ignashevich and Honda have 2 goals on the account.