Russian Premier League club Terek Grozny in formerly war-torn Chechnya is to be renamed after the regional leader's dead father.
Terek Grozny CEO Akhmed Aidamirov said on Tuesday that the club, which have previously won the Russian Cup, will be renamed Akhmat Grozny after Akhmat Kadyrov, the father of current regional leader Ramzan Kadyrov.
"There was a multitude of requests from fans," Aidamirov said, according to state news agency Tass. "We will try to be worthy of this name."
The name change...