The Guardian: The Crimean football club split in two by Russia’s invasion

The Guardian: The Crimean football club split in two by Russia’s invasion

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When Russia won the right to host this year’s World Cup in 2010, Tavria Simferopol were in Ukraine’s top division. The club’s “ultras” – hardcore fans – sang patriotic songs, and nursed fond memories of Tavria’s biggest triumph: when the club won independent Ukraine’s first Premier League title i...