Director of Security of the Russian Football Premier League Alexander Meitin
MOSCOW, May 5. / TASS /. Match of the 29th round of the Russian Football Championship "Locomotive" – "Zenith" in terms of security was at a good level. This was stated to journalists by the director of the Russian Football Premier League (RFPL) for security Alexander Meitin.
Earlier, Meitin said that the security measures for the match in Moscow will be increased. "Locomotive" on Saturday won with the score 1: 0 and won the championship ahead of schedule.
"I think that in terms of security everything was at a good and professional level, “said Meitin. – Today there was a lot of heat, including psychological. Someone was waiting for the championship, someone was fighting for the Champions League".
Before the match in the stands there was a fight between the fans "Locomotive" and "Zenith". "There is nothing to say, the fans rushed, but immediately there was a chain. The incident will not be left without attention, it will be considered by the Control and Disciplinary Committee of the Russian Football Union, but in general for this category of the match everything went well"- summed up Meitin.