Football commentator Vasily Utkin has called the Treaty the match of the 12th round of the Russian football Premier League between the Grozny "Terek" and Yekaterinburg "Ural". On Tuesday, November 1, Utkin wrote on his page on Facebook.
"Played Sunday match "Ural" — "Terek" I think the Treaty. Everything I know about match-fixing, in a pronounced form can be traced in this match. I have formed a clear view that this match lacked a sporting spirit. In any case, in the key episodes of the game that led to the goals," wrote Utkin.
The commentator noticed that the media chose to call a meeting "questionable", avoiding the word "contract". In addition, he recalled the sharp drop in the quotations of betting during the match. "None of the betting company does not have experts that appreciate the honesty of the match by the actions of players on the field online. Quotes fall only in the case where if suddenly put a lot of money on a certain result," — said Utkin.
The match was held in Yekaterinburg on October 30 and ended with the victory of guests with the score 4:1. "Ural" was leading 1:0, four goals have been missed due to mistakes of the defenders and the goalkeeper. In addition, the break with the score 1:1 a number of bookmakers favored Grozny, reducing the coefficient on a victory "Terek" to a minimum. Two days later, the head coach of the Ekaterinburg club Vadim Skripchenko resigned.