FC Krasnodar are a Russian football club based in the city of Krasnodar in Russia’s south.


The club was founded in 2008 by Russian businessman Sergey Galitsky. They rapidly ascended up the divisions, winning promotion to the Russian Premier League in 2010.

Country Russian Federation Russian Federation
City Krasnodar
Founded 2008
Ground Krasnodar Stadium
Nickname The Bulls
Captain Aleksandr Martynovich
Coach Murad Musayev

Since promotion Krasnodar have established themselves as a top flight club, finishing in the top five for the past seven seasons, while they were Russian Cup runners-up in 2013-14.

In the 2020-21 season, they qualified for the UEFA Champions League for the first time after finishing third domestically for the third time.


  • Russian Cup runners-up (1): 2013-14