What They're Saying: Ihor Zhdanov

“From the point of view of our national interests, we have done everything to ensure that the World Cup did not take place in Russia, but our possibilities are limited. We call on our fans not to go there."

-- Ukrainian Youth and Sports Minister Ihor Zhdanov, calling on a boycott of the 2018 World Cup in neighboring Russia. Already Ukrainian television has decided not to show any of the games and the Ukrainian federation won't approve accreditations for Ukrainian journalists. (Kviv Post)
1 comment about "What They're Saying: Ihor Zhdanov".
  1. Wooden Ships, February 14, 2018 at 8:29 p.m.

    Damn shame FIFA rewarded Russia and Qatar. 

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