The head of the Duma Committee on physical culture and sport Mikhail Degtyarev proposed to introduce a fee on any investments in foreign assets and sports teams. About it reports "R-Sport".
"We believe that it is necessary to introduce a fee on any transaction, any investment in foreign assets and sports teams. Be kind — make a list of 20 percent for a program of development of physical culture and sport in Russia", — said Degtyarev.
Currently, several Russian businessmen investing in foreign soccer clubs. Roman Abramovich owns Chelsea, a part of the shares of the other team from the capital of the UK — Arsenal — owned by Alisher Usmanov. Dmitry Rybolovlev is the owner of the club "Monaco".
Also, a controlling stake of the team of the National basketball Association (NBA) "Brooklyn nets" belongs to Michael Prokhorov.