Fitness and sports Alexander Kokorin wrote an open letter to the fans: “I’m not supposed to do that. A lesson learned, the prison contributes to this”
The attacker “Zenit” made a public apology to fans, teammates and coaching staff.
Today RIA Novosti news Agency published the text of the open letter of the footballer Alexander Kokorin, who since October last year, is under arrest along with Pavel Mamaev. In early December, they were extended for two months – it ends February 8. In anticipation of this, Alexander decided to publicly repent.
Hello! I, Alexander Kokorin, I want to apologize to my fans, teammates and coaching staff. For what failed them and can’t help their participation in the training process and competitions.
As an athlete and person public I’m not supposed to do that, sorry, could not resist.
I admit that my reaction to the insults to me, my brother and the others present was excessive, but after the conflict I publicly apologized and is ready to make amends for the harm.
A lesson I have internalized, the prison contributes to this, I’d love to be out, active in sports and all the free time to devote to your family. Thank you so much for the support, it is always important to me as in prison and on the loose.
Recall that all the defendants in this case on 8 October staged two fights in the center of Moscow. First, they beat the driver leading the First channel of Vitaly Solovchuk, and then employee of the Ministry of industry and trade Denis Pak and Sergey Gaisin. Athletes were arrested a few days after the incident.