After the start of the war between Russia and Ukraine, there has been continuous opposition to Russia. Many countries including America, Britain have imposed various restrictions on Russia. There is also opposition to Russia on the playground and sports organizations are imposing sanctions on Russia.
Now FIFA has decided that no international football matches will be played in Russia. At the same time, there will be a ban on the Russian team playing abroad, their flag and national anthem. Along with this, England has decided that they will not play any kind of football match against Russia.
England’s football board has said they stand with Ukraine and strongly oppose Russia’s move. Along with this, he said that England will not play any match with Russia at the international level. It also includes matches of senior team, junior team, women’s team and para football team.
The Judo Federation has removed Putin from the post of Honorary President:
The International Judo Federation has removed Russian President Putin from the post of Honorary President. “Due to the ongoing war in Ukraine, the International Judo Federation has dismissed Vladimir Putin as its Honorary President and Ambassador,” the International Judo Federation said in a statement. Putin, 69, is a blackbelt in juto. He practices Judo regularly. Along with this, he has also been a co-author of a book written on Judo.
Russia loses hosting of many events after attack on Ukraine:
Russia has lost the Champions League final, the FIFA World Cup 2022 qualifying round, the Formula One Russian Grand Prix, the World Cup ski event and hosting the 44th Chess Olympiad since the attack on Ukraine.
The Executive Board of the International Olympic Committee has directed all international sports federations to cancel all tournaments in Russia or Belarus or to move them to a different location.
These countries refused to play against Russia:
Apart from England, the Czech Republic and Poland have also refused to play qualifier matches against Russia. Apart from this, many types of sanctions are being imposed on Russia. Many Russian players have also appealed to stop the war.
Till now these big players have protested:
Former Australian cricketer Shane Warne, football star Cristiano Ronaldo, tennis players Daniil Medvedev and Rublev have protested against Russia’s attack. Russia protests during UEFA Europa League matches.
Players of both teams stood with a banner before the playoff match between Barcelona and Napoli. It was written on it – No War. At the same time, Ruslan Malinovsky of Ukraine scored during the match between Olympias and Atalanta. After scoring the goal, he raised the jersey upwards. On the white vest below it was written – there should be no war in Ukraine.