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Ukrainian border guards paint faces in Liverpool, Real Madrid colours

Their cheeks were painted with the Liver bird symbol of Liverpool.

Ukrainian border guards paint faces in Liverpool, Real Madrid colours
Photo: EPA/UPG

The Liverpool FC team arrived at Kyiv International Airport yesterday.

In the airport hall, the "Reds" were in for a nice surprise. Ukrainian border guards had their faces covered in the red-and-white colours of the club.

Photo: EPA/UPG

One of Liverpool's symbols, the Liver bird, was painted on one side of their faces.

Photo: EPA/UPG

Liverpool FC manager Juergen Klopp was also presented a traditional ornamental bread by Ukrainian girls dressed in national clothes.

At about the same time, the Real Madrid squad landed at Boryspil International Airport where they were met by border guards with faces painted in the club's colours.

Photo: kyivcity.gov.ua

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