The friendly match between the football teams of Russia and Romania in Grozny will work as a staff announcer of the Moscow stadium “the locomotive” Victor Stepanov, reports “Soviet sport”</u>.
According to the publication, he was invited to Grozny to work specifically on the match of Russia. Stepanov worked in a recent test game with Ghana.
The duties of the speaker of the arena, in particular, included the presentation of the teams and a special announcement for the viewers.
The control and disciplinary Committee of the Russian football Union (RFU) last week fined “Terek” in 50 thousand rubles for the use of speaker Handsfree for supporting the Grozny team in the match with Zenit (2:1).
During the match the announcer “Akhmat Arena” 30 times shouted slogans in the Chechen language. The General timing of his ad-hoc speech was two minutes and 12 seconds.
This summer, the RFU Executive Committee has made changes to the regulations of the national championship, one of which was a ban on use during matches the hardware stadiums to support the home team with shouts, appeals and slogans. The facilities at the stadium for these purposes usually used the head of the Chechen Republic and honorary President of the “Terek” Ramzan Kadyrov.
Recall, the meeting on “Akhmat Arena” will start on 15 November at 19:00 Moscow time. It will show the First channel.