Police charges Slovan Bratislava manager for making a Nazi salute

Ivan Komtrík Jr. could spend three years in prison.

ŠK Slovan Bratislava vice-president Ivan Kmotrík Jr. could serve three years in prison for making a Nazi salute during a football match if convicted.ŠK Slovan Bratislava vice-president Ivan Kmotrík Jr. could serve three years in prison for making a Nazi salute during a football match if convicted. (Source: Sme)

The Slovak Cup final, in which Slovan Bratislava played against MFK Ružomberok, was marked with several controversies back in May 2018 at the Anton Malatinský Football Stadium in Trnava.

Vice-president of the ŠK Slovan Bratislava football club, Ivan Kmotrík Jr., is alleged to have made a Nazi salute during the match, which Bratislava lost in the end, as reported by the TASR newswire.

An investigator of the National Criminal Agency (NAKA) finished the investigation, on July 30 of this year, with a proposal to prosecute Kmotrík Jr.

Ivan Kmotrík Jr. is the son of businessman Ivan Kmotrík, who owns private TV news channel TA3 and ŠK Slovan Bratislava.

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