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he recently told to Japanese television that his monthly salary before Rio was only about $100.
Wow. We knew it was bad, but… yikes. I don’t know what the cost of living is in Ukraine, but that salary sounds awful.
His coach, Gennady Sartynsky toldiSport.ua that Verniaiev had torn a ligament in his leg even before Rio. In addition, he recently injured his shoulder and will likely need two surgeries in January. However, just today Verniaiev told in a live feed on Instagram that he will still compete at the rest of the Bundesliga season and he also complained about the poor condition of the floor at the competitions there.
So he’s injured but still doing Bundesliga… I seriously hope he doesn’t make the problems worse. Also, this is the first I’ve heard of the equipment in Germany not being good, so that comment seems odd to me.