Kombarov’s free-kick golazo earns Nyzhnyi draw with Spartak; Kazan win at Alania

Volga Nyzhnyi 1 – Spartak Moscow 1 (Russian Premier League, November 17, 2012) Dmitri Kombarov hit a stonking crossbar-&-in free kick Golazo to give Nyzhnyi the lead.

Alania Vladikavkaz 0 – Rubin Kazan 2 (Russian Premier League, November 17, 2012) Spanish defender Ivan Marcano scored his first goal for the club since joining from Villarreal in the summer, glancing Bibras Natkho’s cross into the far corner. Forward Alan Kasaev doubled the lead five minutes later, darting past two defenders on the left before blasting into the top corner in style.