The Football Union of Russia mourns and expresses the sincerest condolences to all families and friends of the dead in the terrible tragedy in Tatarstan.

Late at night on 2 July on the Almetievsk-Zainsk highway a bus carrying 28 passengers traveling from Samara to Izhevsk crashed with the Kamaz truck. After the collision the bus rolled over and caught on fire. Currently 13 passengers are confirmed dead and 15 more are injured.