Clubs in the Russian football Premier League are cutting their budgets. This opinion was expressed by the President of the organization Sergey Pryadkin, quoted by TASS.
“Seen on the transfer policy that clubs are tightening their belts. The indiscriminate involvement of foreign players, rampant. Of course, the winter transfer window is different in this respect from the summer, but usually when clubs had usedonlarger budgets, they are more actively engaged in the market and in the winter. In fact, budgets adjusted and preloaded” — said Pryadkin, noting that some transfers may benefit the Russian football.
“Of course, I’m equidistant from all of the teams, but there are a number of acquisitions that will benefit our football, which will seek our young players. However, there are significant losses. It is worth noting that this season opened some of our guys,” — said the official. He also predicted that in the spring part of the season 2016/2017 the audience is waiting for an uncompromising struggle.
In the standings of the Premier League ranked first of the Moscow “Spartak”, which after 17 rounds scored 40 points. Wards Massimo Carrera ahead of going on the second line of the Saint Petersburg “Zenit” on five points. The Moscow CSKA with 32 points located on the third line. The championship will resume after the winter break on 3 March.