Alexander Kokorin officially became a player of

Beginner Russian Premier League “Sochi” announced about the transition of Alexander Kokorin. The former striker of the national team of Russia will hold in the composition of the southerners, the rest of the season.

“Sochi” announced about the lease Kokorin on its official website. 28-year-old will be declared for the League matches and will be able to enter the field. After the end of the season Alexander will come back to Zenit where he belongs.

Last fall, Alexander Kokorin was released from prison where he was serving a sentence for participating in two brawls in the center of Moscow. The player returned to Zenit, but the Russian Champions decided to give it in rent “Sochi”. Kokorin refused, but after a few weeks still accepted the offer to spend several months in the lease.