Rostov wins against RFU in CAS

On 31 March 2015, the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) finally ruled in favor of Rostov in its licensing dispute the Football Union of Russia (RFU).

CAS confirmed its decision to grant Rostov a license for the current season and annulled all fines imposed by the RFU on Rostov, except the one for late filing of documents (criterion F.06). RFU shall bear 90% of the costs of the CAS proceedings and shall pay Rostov a significant contribution towards its legal and other expenses.

Rostov was represented before the CAS by the SILA members Mikhail Prokopets, Yury Zaitsev and Georgi Gradev.