Athletistic/Hockey. Today, December 24, Spartak met Kunlun in the KHL regular season match and won with a score of 5:2. Forward Ilya Kovalchuk stepped on the ice for the first time after returning to the Moscow club. He threw the puck into the empty net. The striker shared his emotions from the start.

– Emotions after the first match? Well, great, great, I missed you, I said a huge thank you to the guys for their support, to the technical staff, they received me very warmly. It was nice to put a diamond on my chest again, so thank you very much to the fans who welcomed me very warmly, more to come,” Kovalchuk said in an interview with the club’s press service.

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