The Russian forward and the captain of club of National hockey League (NHL) “Washington” – Alexander Ovechkin – recently announced the creation of a movement of the Putin Team. Support of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin in sporting circles grows and grows: now about joining the team, said chess player Sergey Karjakin and hockey player “Pittsburgh” Evgeni Malkin.
On 3 November it became known that Alexander Ovechkin initiated the creation of the Putin Team – the social movement that supports the President of Russia Vladimir Putin. Almost immediately this idea was supported by Pavel Bure and Ilya Kovalchuk, and gradually more and more people are joining this team.
Despite the fact that on the platform in the NHL, Evgeni Malkin is a contender Alexander Ovechkin, a confrontation between “Pittsburgh” and “Washington” always turns hot, the forward of “penguins” in his Instagram said that joins his partner on the Russian team.
Putin team. I’m team @aleksandrovechkinofficial
Following similar action announced and well-known chess player Sergey Karjakin.
“Always openly supported Vladimir Putin, but now can finally make it official. Putin team. I’m on the team!”, – Karyakin wrote in his Twitter.
Always openly supported Vladimir Putin, but now can finally make it official. Putin team. I’m on the team! pic.twitter.com/OvMuVwTZui
— Sergey Karjakin (@SergeyKaryakin) 13 Nov 2017