FC Krasnodar is a club from Krasnodar that plays in the Russian Premier League. The club was founded in 2008. In 2009, the club was promoted to the Russian First Division. And at the end of the 2010 season, they were promoted to the Russian Premier League for the 2011 season, despite finishing fifth in the first division.
In the RPL 2019/2020, Krasnodar led the table early in the season, but finished the league in the 3rd spot, only qualifying for the Champions League qualifying phase again; however, they managed to qualify to the 2020/2021 Champions League Group Stage for the first time in their history.