The Anji – Sheriff match of the Europa League group stage will be played on Thursday in Ramenskoe.
Football club Sheriff was founded relatively recently – in 1997.
Home venue of FC Sheriff is the Sheriff Sports Complex built in 2002, the stadium seats 13 000 spectators.
Sheriff is the Moldovan record-breaker in winning of the champion titles – Sheriff players raised the domestic league Cup over their heads for twelve times. Besides, Sheriff won the Moldovan Cup for seven times and SuperCup - for 5 times.
Sheriff is currently third in the Europa League group stage, with 5 points behind Anji. The first match played by our teams ended in a scoreless draw. The upcoming math will be of high importance, as even a draw will lead the Dagestani team to the Europa League group stage beforehand.
Famous fullback Vyacheslav Rusnak functions as the head coach of the team.
Having beaten FC Costuleni in the match of the Moldovan league (1-0), Sheriff tops the domestic league with 41 points gained and 16 matches played.