Kanchelskis about the scandal around Golovin and Malinovsky: they did not go to the bath 22:21

Former Manchester United footballer Andrei Kanchelskis has shared his views on the scandal surrounding Marseille’s Ruslan Malinovsky, who apologized for hugging Russian after a head-to-head match with Monaco midfielder Alexander Golovin. Transmits words sports24.

The hugging incident took place on January 28. At the age of 30, Malinovsky posted an apology on his social networks.

“I think Malinovsky’s handshake in general is correct. I would do the same. Do not mix politics and sports – they are different things. But the truth is that they just shook hands and did not go to the bath together after the match. There are human qualities in a person that will always remain,” said Kanchelskis.

The 20th-week match played on 28 January in Ligue 1 ended 1-1. After the final whistle, Golovin and Malinovsky thanked each other for the match and embraced. The photo showing the Russian and Ukrainian football players embracing became the agenda on the internet.

It is noteworthy that before that Malinovsky played for a long time in Atalanta, where his teammate was another Russian football player, Alexei Miranchuk.

Football manager Alexander Klyuev, who previously represented the interests of Golovin, said About the Russian reaction to Malinovsky’s apology for post-match hugs.

Source: Gazeta


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