Businessman Usmanov helped pay to Capello for contract termination

Russian businessman Alisher Usmanov helped pay the first tranche of compensation to Fabio Capello, whose contract as the head coach of Russia's national football team has been terminated, Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko told the Rossiya 2 television station on August 1.

Russian businessman Alisher Usmanov helped pay the first tranche of compensation to Fabio Capello, whose contract as the head coach of Russia's national football team has been terminated, Russian Sports Minister Vitaly Mutko told the Rossiya 2 television station on August 1.

"I am grateful to Alisher Usmanov for having helped to pay off wage arrears to Fabio Capello in the complicated situation. Today he has helped pay the first tranche of compensation for the termination of the contract," Mutko said.

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