Athletistic / Football. Evgeny Safonov, the father of Russian national team goalkeeper Matvey Safonov, said his son received a French work visa. In June, the 25-year-old Russian signed a contract with Paris Saint-Germain.

“I think that Matvey has already received a work visa. The French side has no questions for him. It seems to me that this is the most important thing for finding a job. already in order,” Safonov Sr. quotes TASS.

On July 3, it became known that Matvey Safonov managed to leave Russia despite the ban due to problems with alimony arrears. Earlier it was reported that the guard owes his ex-wife about 60 million rubles.

On June 14, Safo signed a contract with PSG until June 30, 2029. He graduated from Krasnodar, where he spent his entire career. In the 2023/2024 season, the goalkeeper played 30 games for the Bulls, missed 27 goals and kept his goal locked 11 times.