Head of the RFU Alexander Dyukov talked about the reasons for restarting the RPL season, reports “Championat.”

According to him, this will make it possible to maintain the integrity of the tournament and observe the sporting principle in determining the participants of European competitions and outsiders of the tournament. In addition, in the event of a restart, obligations will be fulfilled to the sponsors and the partner who provides the broadcast.

Also, Dyukov believes that now all the fans are waiting for the return of football on TV. As a result, the restart will attract the interest of Russian residents in football. “Perhaps even those who were not interested before,” said Dyukov.