Vladimir Putin Celebrated His Inauguration By Playing Hockey And Scoring The Game-Winner

Vladimir Putin was inaugurated as president of Russia for a third term early this week. And part of the celebration included an exhibition hockey game between a team led by Putin and a team of Russian hockey legends.

According to The Guardian, Putin had two goals during the game, including the game-winner (of course) on a penalty shot in overtime.

Here’s the bizarre scene. A longer clip of the game-winning goal can be seen below…

 

Here’s the overtime penalty shot…

 

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