UEFA has decided to dissolve the Russian and Ukrainian clubs in matches in the Champions League and the Europa League because of the political tensions between 2 countries. The corresponding statement was posted on UEFA.
" in light of the current political situation of the Russian football Union (RFU) and the football Federation of Ukraine (FFU) has expressed doubt in regard to security in the event of a meeting of the Russian and Ukrainian teams in the framework of the UEFA competitions. After review of the request, UEFA decided that the Ukrainian and Russian teams will not be able to play against each loved one. Accordingly, the meeting of " Zenit " and " Dnipro " in the 3rd qualifying round of Champions League excluded ", - States the address. Also, UEFA has forbidden carrying out of matches under his auspices in Israel.
Information about the duration of validity of the statement does not say.