Artem Dzyuba was supported by pilots who flew a plane in the shape of a penis
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Russian pilots investigated for drawing penis on flight radar in show of support for Artem Dzyuba

Zenit star dropped from national team after leaked video.

Two pilots from Pobeda Airlines are being investigated for doing some manoeuvres in the air to draw a penis on the radar, in protest against a ban imposed by Russia on Artem Dzyuba.

The striker was dropped after a video of him appearing to masturbate went viral.

Speechless 😂 pic.twitter.com/q54H3wXzz3

— Footy Accumulators (@FootyAccums) November 20, 2020

Two pilots from Pobeda Airlines are under investigation for flying a plane to make the shape of a penis on a flight tracker as a show of support for Artem Dzyuba.

The Zenit Saint Petersburg striker was recently dropped from Russia’s national team squad after the emergence of a video that appeared to show him masturbating.


Emotional Dzyuba overcomes 'masturbation video' scandal, missed penalty & obscene fan chants to score as Zenit beat Krasnodar https://t.co/H70WFMJ0A6

— WayneMac4Palestine🇵🇸 (@CubaMac24) November 8, 2020

To protest the ban, the pilots performed loops while flying from Moscow to Yekaterinburg to form an obscene graphic on the radar, causing a twenty-minute delay.

Dzyuba is enjoying another prolific season at club level, with seven goals in ten matches to date.