Azeri Neftchi probably to reach final of Commonwealth Cup without struggle, RFU

Society Materials 19 January 2006 19:07 (UTC +04:00)

Neftchi is probable to reach the final of the Commonwealth Cup without struggle, Andrey Malosolov, the representative of the press service of the Russian Football Union (RFU), said. He was commenting the refusal from the semi-final competition against Azerbaijanis by the Armenian Punik.

The Armenian team explained this decision with reasons of safety, Trend reports. The same time, the representatives of Punik did not comment the event and refused from contact with media. Malosolov stressed that RFU would publicize a press release reflecting official position of the organization on the issue,

Meanwhile, Punik, gained a victory over Shakhtyor at the quarter-final with score 3.1, left Moscow.