Footballers Kiev “Dynamo” arrived to Mariupol for the match, which on 27 August had to play with the local club. This was announced by the President of FC “Mariupol” Andrei Sanin. According to him, the club has fulfilled all the procedural rules.
Kiev, in turn, refer to the impossibility of holding the match in Mariupol, in the circumstances. They refer to the recommendations of intelligence and law enforcement agencies of 11 August last year, where there is warning of a “red” level of terrorist threat. Leading in the championship of Ukraine “Dynamo” has asked to postpone the match on a neutral field.
“Mariupol” meanwhile, held on to their stadium a few games, and security issues were not.