Four Russian clubs have filed appeals to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against their expulsion from European competitions in 2022–2023, as decided by UEFA due to the conflict in Ukraine.
Four Russian football clubs announced on Friday that they had filed an appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against their expulsion from European competitions in 2022-2023, which was decided by UEFA because of the conflict in Ukraine.
“Our club, along with three other Russian Premier League clubs – Zenit Saint Petersburg, Dynamo Moscow and Sochi – filed a complaint against UEFA’s decision to ban Russian clubs from European competitions on 2 May 2022 at the Court of Sports Arbitration in Lausanne. Appealed. CSKA Moscow said in a statement.
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“All clubs have requested that their complaints be investigated immediately,” the statement said. CSKA Moscow “aspires to participate in European competitions”, he added. In early May, UEFA announced that “no Russian club” would participate in the 2022–2023 season of European club competitions, namely the Champions League, Europa League or Europa Conference League.
This strong measure has sidelined Russian football, which had already been ousted by FIFA from the 2022 World Cup in Qatar in late February. The decision adopted by UEFA denied Zenith Saint-Petersburg, Russia 2022 crowned champions a direct ticket to the next C1 group stage.