President of the Russian Football Federation Alexander Dyukov announced the date of the first meeting of the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) in Lausanne, which will consider a decision to ban Russian teams from participating in international competitions.
The Russian news agency TASS quotes Dyukov as saying: “According to the March lawsuit, the first meeting in the format of a videoconference will take place on July 5. On July 11, the lawsuit of the clubs will be considered. the second lawsuit of the Russian Federation The date of the meeting on this appeal has not yet been set.”
On March 7, the Russian Football Federation filed an appeal with the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) against the decision of the International Football Association (FIFA) and the European Football Association (UEFA) to exclude Russian clubs from participation in tournaments sponsored by the two organizations.