In the first match scheduled on Sunday, March 17, 2013 in Russian football premier league leader CSKA Moscow will host the Krasnodar. The meeting counts for round number 21 of the Premier League.
Ten rounds before the end of the season CSKA Moscow has 46 points, five more than the following class, Anzhi. Leonid Slutsky prepared team began the year with a win, 2: Krylya Sovetov 0 to. Home won seven of the last eight games played, except only setback against Dinamo Dan Petrescu in the end of September.
Krasnodar began the year as well as it ended the previous one, beating the 2: 1 at home to Amkar Perm. Following this result ranks ninth with 31 points. The distance separating the fifth, the last leading European Cups, is four points, but two games ahead Krasnodar difficult next step will to host the Anzhi. More this winter it has lost leading scorer Yura Movsisyan, the Armenian who scored nine goals in 13 games played in the first part of the season is sold for six million Spartak Moscow. Krasnodar last four matches played ended with goals in both gates. In previous shift first victory away from their arena this season, 3: 2 in Rostov.
Tour match was won with 1: 0 CSKA Moscow, the only goal of the meeting was succeeded by Ahmed Musa in minute 60. In the only direct meeting in Moscow disputed the two teams ended in a draw 1: 1, after almost two years.