Denis Cerisette: Alexey Filippov / RIA Novosti
Dmitry Cheryshev, the father of midfielder of the Spanish “Valencia” and the national team of Russia on football Denis Cheryshev, has commented on reports of the investigation concerning his son about the violation of anti-doping rules. His words leads “CHempionata”.
“I don’t understand why this topic is now being discussed. If some idiot continues the polemic against Russia, what can you do? What you want to hear? It’s all a mistake and delusion. The British picked against Russia. Don’t even want to develop it further,” said the father of the athlete.
8 September, British newspaper the Telegraph reported that Cheryshev came under suspicion for using illegal drugs. According to the publication, the Spanish anti-doping Agency has guarded the words of the father of the player, mentions injections of growth hormone made during the stay of the player in the “Villarreal”.
The use of HGH without proper authorization will disqualify for the term up to four years.
Cheryshev was one of the Goalscorers in the match of League of Nations between Turkey and Russia (1:2). Also the player was the best scorer of the Russian team at the last world Cup, scoring four goals in five matches. Goal against Croatia in the match for the semi-finals allowed Cheryshev be one of the contenders for the prize of Ferenc Puskas, which is awarded to the author of the most beautiful goal of the year.
Video, photo All from Russia.