Ukrainian public service broadcaster UA:PBC has been reveleaded that they will not be provide the coverage of fifa world cup. The National Television Company of Ukraine (NTCU) has declined to broadcast the Russia world cup 2018 Matches which are said by chief zurab Alasania on Monday.
“The Russia 2018 World Cup will take place this year. We are not going to broadcast [the World Cup]. It’s a huge, multi-million-dollar thing, the rights to broadcast were acquired even before 2013. It’s a tough decision. Can we broadcast the World Cup in Moscow? No,” NTCU chief Alasania said.
“We are negotiating with different federations. I can open this question. We also talk to different fan organizations about the ways to open different political issues: boycotting this tournament or clearly stating the position on the stay in Russia,” Klimkin said, 112 reported.
Ukraine who failed to secure their place in World cup Tournament at Russia as they finished 3rd in the Qualifying group just behind to Iceland and Croatia. Ukraine who have a famous striker of AC Milan Andrey Shevchenko.
As per World cup 2018 Fixtures, Host Russia will take on Saudi Arabia in the opening game at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on June 14.