Russian movies about football

List of the best Russian movies about football, selected by visitors to our site: Match, The Coach, My Life, Schizo, Elastiko, El Cinco, Wild League.

In the top there are new films of 2019, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Match (2012)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genredrama, sport
CountryRussia, Ukraine
Duration01:57
PlotSoccer

Based on the true story of the "death match" where the Soviet team "Start" scored its second victory over the German team «Flakelf» on August 9, 1942

The Coach (2018)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genredrama, sport
CountryRussia
Duration02:42
CharactersTrainers
PlotSports, Soccer
PlaceRussia, Moscow
StyleExciting, Fascinating, For men

Contemporary Russia. After he flubs a penalty kick, a humiliated national soccer player quits the game. He flees to a small town, where he decides to coach their local team.

My Life (2018)
Mark
Genremelodrama
CountryRussia
Duration01:38
CharactersTeens
PlotLove, Sports, Soccer, Happiness, Dreams
PlaceRussia
StyleBright, Vivid

Since childhood, the main character falls in love with football and dreams of becoming a great footballer to play his most important match. Following his dream, he has to abandon his beloved girl and choose the path of a football player. And now, when there is only one step to the cherished dream, fate disposes of it in another way. The world ceases to exist, because he not only loses the opportunity to realize his dream, but also loses his loved ones. How not to break, follow your dream and return your beloved? Or she will not reconcile with his choice to become a football player?

Schizo (2004)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, crime, sport
CountryKazakhstan, Russia, France, Germany
Duration01:26
PlotSports, Soccer, Fight
PlaceKazakhstan

Fifteen year old Mustafa has a nickname Schizo. He is hired by his mother’s boyfriend to find fighters for illegal fistfights. His life is changed forever when a young man mortally beaten in one of the fights asks Schizo to deliver his prize money to his girlfriend and young son. Schizo takes the money to the woman as promised and falls in love with her. Now he knows for whom he has to make money, no matter what the cost. In fistfights there are no rules… until blood is spilled!

Elastiko (2016)
Markimdb: 5.6
Genremelodrama, crime, sport
CountryRussia
Duration02:12
PlotLove, Soccer, Relationship
PlaceRussia, Small cities
StyleTouching, Serious

Matvey: a simple guy from a small province. What differentiates him from others are his physical attributes such as his strong legs, powerful lungs and an incredible endurance. He uses these talents to help his team win football matches but also takes advantage of his skills when it comes to small criminal adventures. This worries Dasha, his girlfriend, who tries to endlessly protect Matvey, whilst her friends are hopelessly attempting to persuade her to leave. After all, there are better options out there... Especially Vadim. Suddenly, Matvey receives an incredible offer: to go audition for a Premier League football club in Moscow. Not wanting to leave Dasha behind, he realizes he needs to obtain money for them to travel together.

El Cinco (2014)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryUruguay, Argentina, Russia, Germany, France
Duration01:40
CharactersFriends
PlotSports, Soccer, Friendship
StyleTouching

After being expelled for a flagrant foul during a match in Primera C (the fourth division in Argentinian football), Patón Bonasiolle, the captain and midfielder from Talleres de Escalada, realizes his career as a footballer has come to an end. At the age of 35, this means the end of a world he has known since he was a child. Together with Ale - his wife - he looks for a fresh new start.

Wild League (2019)
Markimdb: 5.1
Genreaction, adventure
CountryRussia
CharactersHeroes
PlotSoccer, Competitions, Rivalry, Moving, Friendship
PlaceMoscow, Russian Empire
StyleFascinating, Serious, Action, Soulful

Based upon the real-life events of the 1910s, this extremely topical story is about a guy from the lowest social strata, who, in order to be with his beloved woman, had to leave his native land and to start his life anew in Moscow. Proved himself in a battle, he was noticed by the Englishman owning a closed soccer club, who invited him to try his hand at his team. However, soccer is an aristocratic game and the team didn't accept a barge-hauler from the Volga. Therefore, he gathered his courage, found the right people, with whom they created the Wild League consisted of street teams from Moscow. Thus, he became a leader, changing his life and the lives of people surrounding him. Varlamy replaced folk fun - battles «wall against the wall», in which perished ordinary people - with soccer. Now they're challenged by the soccer lawmakers.




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