CSKA coach Vladimir Fedotov shared his thoughts on the possible transition of the Russian Football Union (RFU) from the Union of European Football Federations (UEFA) to the Asian Football Confederation (AFC). sports24.
“A working group has been created. Thank God no hasty decisions were made. The group will figure it out. Weigh all the pros and cons. Naturally, we have always been represented in UEFA and I would not want to leave this organization, ”said Fedotov.
Recall that in the spring of 2022, the International Football Federation (FIFA) and UEFA decided to exclude the Russian national team and all Russian clubs from participation in all competitions controlled by these organizations.
In early January, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) finally dismissed the Russian side’s appeal. Domestic clubs and the national team missed the whole of 2022.
The decision to transfer the RFU to the AFC was supposed to be made at the end of December 2022, but instead a special working group was formed, consisting of representatives of the RFU and UEFA, which should deal with the issue of the return of Russian football. international arena.
Earlier it was reported that the Italian Serie B club “Venice” Russian midfielder Denis Cheryshev. declarationHe said he did not trust the Russian Football Union’s hopes of transitioning from the Union of European Football Federations to the Asian Football Confederation.
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