Samuel Rigotto: Alexey Filippov / RIA Novosti
Moscow “Spartak” became the most popular football club among Russians. This is evidenced by the research company “Yandex”, published in “Vkontakte”.
On the basis of data on search queries, Yandex, made a map of preferences of football fans. “Spartak” became the first in the majority of regions of Russia (the matches with his participation users searched for most often), he also leads in total number of fans. Second place in both categories is “Zenith”, CSKA became the third most number of fans, but the most popular was only in North Ossetia.
The majority of clubs of the Russian Premier League (RPL) won the “home” region (for example, “Ural” became the most popular in Yekaterinburg, Tambov is in Tambov). On the card was not the three of clubs: “Locomotive”, “Dynamo” and “Sochi”.
The new RPL season started on July 12, the match “Dynamo” — “the Arsenal” (1:1). The current champion is Zenit.
Video, photo All from Russia.