Russian defender rents lion for 5-year-old daughter

Russian defender rents lion for 5-year-old daughter

- Dmitri Kombarov rented a lion as his daughter celebrated her 5-year-old birthday

- Kombarov, a Russsian plays as a defender for Spartak Moscow in his home country

Spartak Moscow defender Dmitri Kombarov took the odd step of renting a lion for his five-year-old daughter on her birthday.

In what is a bizzare way to celebrate, Kombarov rented a cub of the king of the jungle and posted pictures of his daughter with it on social media.

Russian defender rents lion for 5-year-old daughter

Kombarov's daughter Ulyana

Kombarov's daughter Ulyana can be seen playing happily with the little big cat.

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Kombarov said on Instagram: "My beloved daughter, today is your fifth anniversary. Your mother and I love you more than life."

Russian defender rents lion for 5-year-old daughter

A picture of the cub posted on social media

According to the Sun, the elite in Russia have made it a habit in recent years to rent big cats

The going rate to hire them for parties is about 10,000 RUB (£139/N54,000) for an hour.

Komvarov started his career with Dynamo Moscow alongside his twin brother Kirill, who is now at Russian Premier League side Arsenal Tula.

Russian defender rents lion for 5-year-old daughter

Kombarov in action for Spartak Moscow

Dmitri plays primarily as a left-back and has 41 caps for Russia. He played for his country at Euro 2016.

Source: Sports.naij.com

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