National team volleyball player UNITED STATES and KazanZenith Maika Christenson will stay in Russia after the US embassy’s recommendation to leave the country, Tatarstan club manager Oleg Bryzgalov told .
Earlier, a message had appeared on the US diplomatic mission’s website advising Americans to leave Russia immediately and also to avoid traveling to the country in any way possible.
– Christenson took this information quite calmly, without nerves, without a suitcase mood. He does not plan to leave Russia, he stays. Similar information was also released last year. Mike is a person with a very stable psyche. He sees where he is, in which club, who surrounds him. At Zenit, he is happy with everything, everything is comfortable. Christenson understands that he is under the protection of the club,” Bryzgalov told .
Christenson has been at Zenit since 2021. He won bronze medals at the 2016 Olympics and 2018 World Championships with Team USA.
Source : MatchTV