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The players Alexander Kokorin and Pavel Mamaev spoke about the plans after his release from prison. This was announced by Executive Secretary of the Public oversight Commission (POC) of Moscow, Ivan Melnikov, RIA Novosti reported.
According to him, both athletes are going to continue to play football, as it is very important for them. “Kokorin supports his team also Mamaev worried about their. Try to follow the matches of their teams,” — said Melnikov.
Kokorin has expressed a desire to serve their sentence in the Belgorod region, where he was born, if the court of appeal will leave the verdict, said the Executive Secretary of the PMC.
On 8 may, the court sentenced the attacker of the football team “Zenit” Alexander Kokorin and his brother Cyril to fifteen years of imprisonment in a General regime colony. Former midfielder “Krasnodar” Pavel Mamaev was sentenced to a year and five months imprisonment.
Kokorina brothers, mother and their friend Alexander Protasowicki are defendants in three criminal cases under article “Beating” and “Hooliganism”. According to investigators, the men participated in two fights in the center of Moscow. First they attacked the driver of TV presenter Olga Ushakova, then beat up the head of the Department of industry and trade Denis Pak and the Director General of FSUE “NAMI” Sergey Gaisin.
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