Former defender of St. Petersburg “Zenith” Domenico Criscito He admitted that leaving Russia was not easy for him. The statement of the Italian football player was distributed by La Gazzetta dello Sport.
The athlete had previously announced his retirement. Against this background, he remembered the performances of “blue-white-blue” in the period from 2011 to 2018.
“I had great years at Zenit. It was not easy for me to leave Russia and leave such wonderful memories, ”said the defender.
Criscito added that a crowd of fans had gathered at the airport the day he was leaving. The athlete emphasized that such strong love of foreign fans still “fills him with joy.”
By the way, the Moscow Lokomotiv player Dmitry Barinov announced that he wanted to try his luck at the European Championship. The captain of the “Railway” admitted that even after renewing his contract with the club, he did not give up on this dream.
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