The President of the football Federation of Ukraine (FFU) Anatoliy Konkov has appealed to the international Federation of football associations (FIFA) and the Union of European football associations (UEFA) a petition to apply punishment to the Russian football Union (RFU) in connection with the fact that the Crimean clubs started in the Russian Cup. About It is notified on the official Internet representation of the FFU.
Tuesday within 1/256 final of the national Cup first matches in the Russian competitions held SCCF (Sevastopol), TJC (Simferopol) and «Pearl» (Yalta).
«Knowing that the RFU are not officially informed UEFA and FIFA on the matter, I consider it necessary to bring to your information that on 12 August 3rd Ukrainian club participated in the Cup of Russia. We understand that such activity RFU is not looking to the statutory regulations of FIFA, UEFA, FIFA and the RAF» — said in a statement Konkova.
«I appeal to you with the request to take necessary measures to address this situation, including the use of legitimate punishment to the party infringing the regulations and ignored the basic principles of the highest football authorities. Our position in relation to clubs and collective members, located on the Peninsula of Crimea, remains unchanged and principled. This is a question only of Ukrainian football,» drew the attention of Skates.
«Please as soon as possible to answer and clarification» of the Crimean question». On you depends the future of not only Ukrainian, but also in world football,» he finished Skates.
on 31 July the Bureau of the Executive Committee of the RFU approved the performance of the clubs from the Crimea and Sevastopol In the 2nd division championship, provided they complete the required certification procedures. On the last working day of the week, August 8, Vice-President of the RFU Nikita Simonyan after an emergency meeting of the Bureau of the Executive Committee of the organization said that the clubs have been vetted
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