Alexander Ovechkin can play for football “Dynamo” in a friendly match
Moscow football club “Dynamo” thought about attracting the Russian striker of the team of the National Hockey League (NHL) “Washington Capitals” Alexander Ovechkin to play for the blue and white in a friendly match. This was reported to RIA Novosti by the press attache of the capital club Polina Lysenko.
The 36-year-old hockey player can play in an exhibition match against Amkal. The meeting will take place on Saturday, June 25, at the VTB Arena in Moscow.
Amkal is an amateur football club made up of bloggers and e-sportsmen. The team participates in amateur tournaments and holds friendly matches.
On May 14, Washington lost to the Florida Panthers in the first round of the Stanley Cup playoffs by a series score of 2-4. After that, Ovechkin returned to Russia. The Russian has been playing for the Capitals since 2005. He won the Stanley Cup with the club in 2018.