Dinamo Moscow 1 – Spartak Moscow 3 (Russian Premier League, March 25, 2012) Emmanuel Emineke put Spartak ahead on the half hour. Alexander Samedov made it 1-1 on the stroke of half-time. Spartak retook the lead with 20 minutes to go thanks to an own goal from Christian Noboa. A late goal from Ari completed the Spartak win.
One of the highlights of the match came when fans threw a snowball on Vladimir Rykov’s head.