Ihor Surkis

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Ihor Surkis
Ігор Суркіс
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Born (1958-11-22) November 22, 1958 (age 55)
Kiev, Ukrainian SSR, USSR (now Ukraine)
Occupation businessman
Known for Chairman, Dynamo Kyiv
Children 2

Ihor Surkis (Ukrainian: Ігор Суркіс) (born November 22, 1958 in Kiev, in the Ukrainian SSR of the Soviet Union) is a Ukrainian businessman best known for being a chairman of Dynamo Kyiv since 2002. His brother, Hryhoriy Surkis, is the head of the Football Federation of Ukraine.[1]

Anti-jewish taunts[edit]

During a cup match against Karpaty Lviv in 2006, opposing fans hurled anti-Jewish insults at Surkis. It resulted in a USD $5,000 fine for their club.[1]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Ukraine's Karpaty Lviv fined" (PDF). Reuters. 2006-04-19. Retrieved 2008-05-05. 

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