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Defender club of the National hockey League (NHL) “Washington capitals” John Carlson said about the strange request of teammate Alexander Ovechkin during a joint dinner. His words are quoted Russian Machine Never Breaks.
Carlson recalled how Ovechkin was invited for dinner to my aunt. “We drank wine, ate good food. When they brought pasta, Ovechkin said, “Excuse me, do you have ketchup?” I still remember the expression of utter confusion on the face of the aunt. She didn’t know what to say to this strange request, and said something like “We didn’t do fries. Why do you have ketchup?”” — shared Carlson details.
June 16, Ovechkin has compared life in the United States and Russia. Hockey player said that in 15 years in the United States are accustomed to the local way of life, and drew attention to the fact that the US changed it.
Carlson and Ovechkin playing together for the capitals since 2009. In 2018, they won first in the club’s history the Stanley Cup.
Video, photo All from Russia.