[NEWS] Commentator Utkin on the transition of the RFU to the AFC: you roll to Asia, and I remain in UEFA

Sports journalist and blogger Vasily Utkin , on the air of his YouTube channel, shared his opinion that the Russian Football Union ( RFS ) could leave the membership of the Union of European Football Associations ( UEFA ) and join the Asian Confederation.

“I do not have a subject for an open letter, but I will openly express my position. Guys, you’re going to Asia, and I’m staying at UEFA. I now clearly accept this decision. I grew up here, I love these teams, this world and space. And there is a feeling that I will greatly save time on this, ”said Utkin.

Recall that the International Football Federation (FIFA) and the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) decided to remove the Russian national team , as well as all Russian clubs from participating in all competitions controlled by these organizations.

On December 27, the executive committee of the RFU was supposed to vote on the transition to the Asian conference. According to the organization, the meeting has been postponed, but the final decision on this issue will be made by December 31, 2022.

Earlier, the Minister of Sports of the Russian Federation Oleg Matytsin commented on the possible transition of the RFU to the Asian Confederation.

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