Following the transfer scandal, the Football Union of Russia introduces a new “imputed” solidarity mechanism

Following the transfer scandal, the Football Union of Russia introduces a new “imputed” solidarity mechanism

On 15 November 2019, the Executive Committee of the Football Union of Russia (FUR) approved a revised version of the FUR Dispute Resolution Regulations (DRR), coming into force as from 1 January 2020.

In the first half of 2019, the successful 25-year-old player of FC Orenburg, Alexey Sutormin, was one of the most discussed players in Russia. The head coach of the Champion of Russia, FC Zenit, did not hide his interest in the player and the rumors said that he would soon be transferred to FC Zenit against a transfer fee of EUR 2,5 million. The transfer was expected, taking into account that both clubs were sponsored by the same group of...

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