Amkar Perm edged visiting Spartak Moscow 2-1 on Monday, keeping the guests from joining CSKA Moscow atop the Russian Premier League table, while Rostov were beaten by a strong Lokomotiv Moscow side 5-0.
Slovakia scored a goal in each half through Marek Sapara and Martin Jakubko to secure a 2-0 victory over Liechtenstein in Group G of 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™ qualifying.
Slovakian forward Martin Jakubko has signed for Russian Premier League side Amkar Perm on an 18-month deal from Ducla.
Slovakia striker Martin Jakubko says there will no surprises when they face Italy in their final FIFA World Cup Group F match on Thursday.
Spartak Moscow missed the chance to go top of the table in a 2-1 defeat at Krylya Sovetov, as FC Moscow let slip a two-goal lead at Kuban Krasnodar.
Zenit St. Petersburg climbed to third place, leapfrogging CSKA Moscow after defeating the capital club 2-0, as FC Moscow beat struggling Khimki.