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Midfielder “Krasnodar” Pavel Mamaev explained why smiling throughout the trial. His words are quoted by Sport24.
Mamaev said that he arrived at the hearing in a good mood. He thanked family and fans for their support. “We apologized in front of everyone, did everything. Do not cry to us,” — said the footballer.
Earlier, on 13 June, the Moscow city court reversed the decision of the Presnensky court in the case of Mamayev and forward “Zenith” Alexander Kokorin. In a new sentence that changed qualification of actions of the convicted, the same penalties to both players.
Presnensky court of Moscow has pronounced a sentence on may 8. Kokorin got a year and a half of imprisonment in a General regime colony, mother — one year and five months.
Both players have been in jail since October of 2018. The detention was extended repeatedly. Last fall Kokorin and Mamaev staged 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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