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Ovechkin compared life in the United States and in Russia


HockeyAlexander OvechkinHC Washington CapitalsHLPopular Hockey.

Russian striker “Washington” Alexander Ovechkin told how he began to live in the United States.

"You come to America, you don't know English, you have no friends, no one. Then you gradually begin to learn words, enter into some kind of dialogues, you understand jokes. Our mentality, even in humor, is completely different.

Ovechkin spoke about the possible transition. in SKA But when the first year passed, I flew home - "Aeroflot", everything is fine, they brought borscht, two black bread - took a sniff ... Home. "Girl, can you please, two more pieces?" In those days, of course life there was completely different. Nightclubs are different, people are different. You come to Russia - and you understand that they are waiting for you and love you. And when you came there, you understood that you were just going to work, taking someone else's place there, "Ovechkin said in the video on the channel "Sychev podcast and Denis Kazansky" on YouTube.

Ovechkin has been playing for Washington DC since 2005.


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