The player of «Locomotive» fined 300 thousand euros for a t-shirt with Putin

Moscow football club «Lokomotiv» was fined 300 thousand Euro midfielder Dmitry Tarasov, who after losing the Turkish Fenerbahce Istanbul in the 1/16 finals of the Europa League showed opponents the stands and a t-shirt with image of Vladimir Putin and the caption «the Most polite President.»

About this informed the Agency «R-Sport» with reference to a source familiar with the situation.

According to journalists, this is a record for the club sanctions. In addition to the 300 thousand euros, of the player’s salary and can keep all the bonuses for February. The club is also considering to shift Tarasov penalty if their sanctions against Lokomotiv will enter the UEFA.

UEFA on 17 February announced the opening of a disciplinary case regarding this incident. The decision will be made on March 17. The players could face desiatiletia disqualification.

Note, Tarasov himself said that by this action he wanted to Express support and respect the head of their state. «This is my President. I respect him and decided to show that I’m always with him and ready to support. This shirt has everything written that I wanted to say,» said the player.

The player of «Locomotive» fined 300 thousand euros for a t-shirt with Putin 19.02.2016

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