Defender Boris Rotenberg turned around when the president approached the gate.
On May 10, in the match of the Night Hockey League in Sochi, Vladimir Putin scored eight goals, while his rivals did not even try to prevent him. This drew the attention of Sports.ru.
Journalists celebrated the game defender Boris Rotenberg, who turned around when the president approached the gate. NTV published a video, which shows that the rivals did not even fight with Putin for the puck, but simply missed the president to the gate.
League goalkeeper Alexander Melnikov said he did not succumb to Putin, but he was proud that “the president threw the first goal to me”. “Honestly, I saw the puck, sat on the puck, but as she flew in, I can’t tell you, but she flew in, it happens,” Melnikov said.
On May 11, at the Ice Palace in Sochi, the Hockey Legends team, in which Putin and Shoigu played, won the Night League team with a score of 14: 7. Eight pucks were scored by Putin, ten were previously reported , but then the League press service specified the number of pucks. After the match, the president, welcoming the audience, stumbled on the carpet and fell.