Russia-Ukraine conflict, EU requests to UEFA for football

The whole world is watching with apprehension the events related to the conflict between Russia and Ukraine.

The war is also affecting the world of sport. After the decision of Putin to invade Ukraine, theThe European Union is preparing harsh sanctions against Russia.

Russia Ukraine conflict

Some of these penalties concern football and sport in general: The UEFA Champions League final will no longer be played in Russia (he should have played in St. Petersburg). The change of location was also requested by Boris Johnson, the British premier.

Ban on international football events in Russia. Furthermore, the European Union asks UEFA the immediate termination of the agreement with Gazpromofficial sponsor of the Champions League.

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