Ukraine banned Hungarian football players from entering the country

Ukrainian Security Service (SBU) has banned the entry to Hungarians who orginazed and were members of the football club ‘Karpatalja’ for participation in the World Cup among unrecognized states. This was stated by the MP Andrei Ilyenko.

‘It became known that the team named ‘Karpatalja’ was formed at the initiative of the Hungarian side from the number of the ethnic Hungarians some of which have Transcarpathian origin’, the answer of the service says.

It was also stated that two members – citizens of Ukraine had been officially warned.