CEO of Chelsea football club Roman Abramovich announced on Saturday he was handing the care of his football club, Chelsea, to his trustees of the club. but he still remains the owner.

Chelsea in a statement said they were “praying for peace” following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

MP Chris Bryant,  Opposition Labour said in the House of Commons this week that, UK government should seize Chelsea’s football club owner Abramovich’s assets.

“I’m worried that the British press (with some notable exceptions) have fallen for the Abramovich line on ceding control, Unless and until he condemns the criminal invasion of Ukraine I will continue to call for the UK to sanction him and seize/freeze assets.” he added