Ukraine fans show sport can triumph over war
Published 05/03/2014 | 02:30
It's reassuring to see that even when a country stands on the brink of invasion and war, sport, in one way or another, will always go on.
With tensions heightening dangerously on the Crimean peninsula, football bureaucrats in Ukraine, wisely perhaps, suspended play in their league. The league suspension came right before a first-versus third clash between Shaktar Donetsk and Dynamo Kiev.
So gutted supporters did what gutted supporters do: they played the match out themselves.