Forward Spanish “salty” Fedor Smolov left Spain during the quarantine because of pandemic coronavirus, without obtaining permission from La Liga.
The club announced that the player has repeatedly requested permission to travel to Russia, but he was denied because of restrictions introduced against the background of the pandemic in Spain. As a result, the player unilaterally informed the club that he was leaving Spain. Most of all, his return there will be a large fine.
According to the Russian press, from Spain the striker flew into one of the neighboring Russia countries and from the airport the player reached the border by car. These actions were caused by the Russian ban on aviabilety. The player has crossed the border with observance of all necessary formalities, and then the Russian footballer went to Moscow.
The Spanish League is suspended due to a pandemic coronavirus. In this country there are more than 130 thousand cases of infection COVID-19, has killed more than 12,4 thousand people.