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Russia does not grant visas to African football players of Armenian clubs

20:29, 01.02.2012 Region: Armenia

YEREVAN. – African football player from Côte d'Ivoire is allowed to enter Armenia. He flied on Tuesday to run trainings with Armenian FC Gandzasar. However, he had problems in entering the state and stayed in Zvartnots international airport for a couple of hours.

FC Gandzasar managed to get permission for the football player, club’s executive director Vladimir Arakelyan told Armenian News-NEWS.am adding, however, he and other African football players cannot join the club to run trainings in Sochi, as Russia does not grant them visas.

Armenia News - NEWS.am

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