Roman Shirokov attacked a judge during an amateur tournament.
“The judge is being filmed. They will go to the police, ”said journalist Dmitry Yegorov. pic.twitter.com/NP3y6TggMU
– TV channel 360 ° (@ 360tv) August 10, 2020
A video of the attack of the former football player of the Russian national team Roman Shirokov on the referee Nikita Danchenkov during the match of amateur teams appeared on the network. The video is available in Twitter-Account of the TV Channel 360 °.
Shirokov, 39, bumped into the judge and struck him several times. The footballers managed to prevent further beating. Danchenkov demonstrated traces of blows from a former athlete. The judge removed the beatings and will contact the police.
Shirokov is known for his performances for Khimki, Zenit, Spartak and Krasnodar. He achieved his greatest success playing for a club from St. Petersburg. He has three gold medals in the Russian championship, as well as a victory in the UEFA Cup.