Alexander Kokorinov: Vladimir Astapkovich / RIA Novosti
Andrei Romashov, a lawyer of the football player of “Zenith” Alexander Kokorin spoke about the state of health of the athlete in jail “Butyrka”. The words of the lawyer cites “Sport-Express”.
Romashov said that Kokorin is likely to prolong the term of arrest after February 8. He noted that the player took an x-ray to inspect the knee, which was injured. “The results are not yet known. But he has the same injury, had an operation. An x-ray to show it can not, therefore, we believe that it creates the appearance of some assistance, check”, — said the lawyer.
Kokorin, said Romashov, have to undergo rehabilitation and to do five hours a day. Conditions that are provided in jail is not enough for his knee fully recovered, causing leg started to hurt again. “How else could he relate to the fact that it is made invalid because he caused light harm to health,” said Romashov.
14 Jan Kokorin complained about the deterioration of the knee. Then he said that a doctor in jail his leg can not do anything. He was recommended a special procedure, but, as expressed by the player himself, to provide a pool in the “prison” to him, no one can.
Player in March 2018 was injured cruciate knee ligament. He was operated on in Rome, the restoration process taking place at the time of the world Cup. On the field the striker back in August.
Alexander Kokorin and midfielder “Krasnodar” Pavel Mamaev were defendants in three criminal cases. In October they took part in two fights in the center of Moscow. The players will stay in custody until at least February 8th.
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