MOSCOW, may 20 — RIA Novosti. Roman Abramovich did not renew UK visa, writes the Bell, citing a source close to the Russian businessman.
“The two sides of The Bell saying that the previous visa Abramovich has expired more than three weeks ago, and new he was not given”, — writes the edition.
The Bell notes that because of this, the owner of London football club “Chelsea” was not able to attend the Wembley stadium in London for the final match of the Cup of England against “Manchester United”, which his team won with the score 1:0, ending the season with a trophy.
Another source referenced by The Bell, says that the official refusal to issue a new visa was received that the British authorities are continuing to examine the documents of Abramovich.
Representatives of the businessman and the Home Office (Department of UK government responsible for immigration) has refused to comment, added the publication.