Croatian leader Colinda Grabar-Kitarovich expressed the opinion that in the finals of the 2018 FIFA World Cup between the national teams of Croatia and France, Russian President Vladimir Putin was in pain for her country.
“It seemed to me that Putin still slightly more for Croatia. After the game, she said this to Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov, “the Croatian leader RIA Novosti quoted .
After that, she added that it is not very important for whom Putin was more concerned.
“It is important that he was very kind. He went to our and French dressing rooms, “said Grabar-Kitarovich.
In the finals of the 2018 World Cup Croatia lost to France with a score of 2: 4.
Earlier, the Croatian footballer Pivarich explained why he did not shake hands with Putin after the finals of the 2018 World Cup.