UEFA excludes i club Russians from European competitions

Nyon: The European Football Association “UEFA” announced on Monday the exclusion of the club Russians from continental competitions that come under its control, due to the Moscow invasion of nearby Kiev. “Russia will not have club who will participate in UEFA competitions for club in the 2022-2023 season, “UEFA said on its website web. In its statement, UEFA also rejected Russia’s request to host the European Nations finals for one of the 2028 or 2032 editions, noting that “the offer presented by the Russian Football Association does not meet the conditions”. On February 28, in following the invasion of Ukraine, the International and European Federations have excluded all Russian teams and teams from their tournaments “until further notice”. And the decisions of “FIFA” and “UEFA” led to the deprivation of the Russian national team from participating in the qualifying play-offs for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, in program for the end of quest’year. (Anatolia)