Alexander Ducoffe: Alexei Nikolsky / RIA Novosti
The President of the Russian football Union (RFU) Alexander Dyukov said in the words of the owner of the Moscow “Spartak” Leonid Fedun on the “bursting” solutions in favor of St. Petersburg “Zenit”. His words leads owned by Grigory Berezkin the RBC.
“As for what decisions are pressed in favor of “Zenith”, it is not so. If this were so, the championship of Russia would not be renewed. You don’t see medals on the chest of the players, “Zenith”,” — said Dyukov. He called the decision of the Executive Committee of the RFU on the conduct of the semifinal match of the Cup of Russia between “Zenith” and “Spartak” in St. Petersburg by mistake.
Earlier Fedun in interview to “Sport-Express” criticized the decision of the Executive Committee of the RFU. He called Zenit “the heavyweight in soccer, whose queries are pressed”.
The Cup of Russia will resume June 24 with a match “Shinnik” — “Ural”. The winner of that match will play with “Khimki”. “Zenith” and “Spartak” will meet in the second semi-final on 18 or 19 July. The final match is scheduled for July 25.
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