The fifth round of the group stage has ended in the Russian Football Cup. The first defeat was suffered by "Spartak", losing to "Wings of the Soviets" - 1:2. With 12 points, the Red-Whites are still leading in Group B, while the Samara team took the second place with nine points, outperforming Zenit in head-to-head matches. In Group C, after a 2-1 victory over Dynamo, Akhmat became the first with nine points, but here all four teams still have chances to reach the playoffs. Krasnodar beat Lokomotiv 1-0 and took the lead in Group A with ten points.