Vladimir Putin's face will resemble this after Russia Olympic hockey exit

Published Add your comment

Football News

You can only imagine how Vladimir Putin is feeling after Russia were knocked out in the quarter-finals of the Men's Ice Hockey tournament at the Sochi Olympics today. 

His face bound to look something a little like the photo above in which Putin looks visibly sad in picture that's a few days old

It seems the Russian President is not enjoying his $50 billion Sochi experience, as he was caught on camera early last week looking pretty depressed alongside a Canadian fan. 

It probably won't be long before we see an upset version of his face as he contemplates the letdown of his Russian Men's hockey team.

To be fair the Finland team that beat Russia convincingly today is the only nation to have picked up medals at every turn since the NHL started sending players to the Olympics in 2014. 

43-year-old Teemu Selanne set the tone with an early goal, and Finland were also helped by 37 epic saves from their goaltender Tuukka Rask, as they won 3-1. 

Finland are yet to win a gold medal in the Men's hockey, but if they continue to keep going deep in the tournament they might eventually break their duck. 

As for Russia it's game over, as in front of their passionate home fans they crumbled to continue their 22 year drought without winning a gold. 

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: https://www.givemesport.com/writeforgms

NHL Playoffs

Article Comments

Read more

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of GiveMeSport.com or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. GiveMeSport.com and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport - NHL Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again