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Invincibility hockey team, in which the President of Russia Vladimir Putin plays in gala matches of the Night hockey League, due to the fact that it consists of stars of domestic sports. About the head of state said in the program “Moscow. The Kremlin. Putin” on TV channel “Russia 1”, transmits “Interfax”.
“And they are easy to play. They’re brilliant players, world Champions, Olympics,” — said the President and added that he does not attach importance to account for the results of the matches with his participation, as this is a friendly meeting.
Putin does not consider it necessary to evenly distribute the legends of hockey on both participating in the annual gala match teams, as fans of fun to play against the big masters.
The President stressed that this match is not fully real.
In the last such meeting on may 10, the team “hockey Legends”, in which he played Putin, defeated the team of Night hockey League with a score of 14:7.
The League was created on the initiative of the President and the veterans of hockey in December 2011. Then Putin began to learn to skate and to play hockey under the leadership of honored master of sports and member of team legends Alexei Kasatonov.
Currently, the NHL brings together about a thousand Amateur teams across the country.
Video, photo All from Russia.