Tomsk pediatrician proposed to the Colombian from SibMed at WC match
Tomsk pediatrician Sergey Pokidov during the match of the FIFA World Cup Colombia – Poland at Kazan Arena stadium proposed to the Colombian girl who studies at Siberian State Medical University, the press service of the university reported. As Pokidov told, young people plan to celebrate the wedding in 2019 – both in Colombia, and in Tomsk.
"The graduate of SibMed of 2013, the pediatrician Sergey Pokidov made the proposal to the girl who studies in SibMed (specialty "Traumatology and Orthopedics"), the citizen of Colombia Ruiz Correa to Karen Margarita at the match between Poland and Colombia (June 24)", – the representative of the press service of the Tomsk university reported RIA Tomsk.
As Pokidov explained RIA Tomsk, young people met each other long time ago. Karen moved to Tomsk after graduating from the Rafael Nunez University in the native Colombian city of Cartagena in October 2015.
"Actually they talk about the wedding for a long time, for a year at least. But the special situation was required for the proposal", – the interlocutor of the agency told. He decided to make the proposal at the match in Kazan where the Colombian team played. He handed a box with a ring to the girl right after the first goal of the national team of Colombia in the rival's gate.
"She reacted (Karen) positively. We plan that the wedding will be in Cartagena in February, (2019). Whenever possible we will hold the wedding in Tomsk too, most likely, in May or June", – Pokidov noted.
Earlier it was reported that the FIFA World Cup takes place from June 14 to July 15, 2018 at stadiums in 11 cities of Russia. According to the official website of FIFA, the national team of Colombia crushed team of Poland with the score 3:0 in the Sunday match.