Everton have announced the signing of former Celtic winger Aiden McGeady from Spartak Moscow
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Back in 1995 Blackburn made an ill-fated foray into the Champions League, which included an away trip to Moscow to face Spartak Moscow. In freezing conditions at the Luzhniki Stadium Blackburn lost 3-0, ending their involvement in the competition.
But at least Blackburn's players had an enjoyable day on Red Square during the trip, with a selection of the squad finding some new bearded friends.
Barcelona take on Spartak Moscow in chilly Russia in Tuesday's early Champions League kick-off (5pm GMT). You can get live updates here.
3 -Spartak Moscow have had players sent off in three of their last four games in the Champions League. Reds.