Glorifying Ukraine of the member of the Croatian national team was kicked out of the delegation

Croatian football Federation took the decision to remove a member of the delegation of the national team of Ognjen Vukojevic from further participation in the world Cup 2018 in Russia. He, along with Domagoj mind chanted “Glory to Ukraine” after the victory of the Croats over the Russian team.


Of the removal of Vukojevic from further work in the team on Monday, July 9, reported the press service of the Croatian football Union. He Vukojevic said that it respects that decision and doesn’t want to be a burden for the Croatian national team. He also apologized to the Russian public.

We will remind, scandal has burst after the quarterfinal match between the national teams of Russia and Croatia, where guests won up on penalties.

In the locker room domagoj Vida and Ognjen Vukojevic have recorded provocative video: the football player shouted “Glory to Ukraine” and the former said that this victory is dedicated to Ukraine and the Kiev club “Dynamo”

It should be noted that Vida and Vukojevic for a long time played for “Dinamo”, and the latter now works as a scout of the Ukrainian club.

After the scandal of View, trying to smooth out the corners, stated that his words were not political overtones. What, however, does not particularly believe in Russia.

FIFA recall, after checking I decided to limit the warning to Croatian football player.

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“Croatian players Vida and Vukojevic has dedicated his victory Ukraine: video”


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