Russian footballers detained by police after attack on civil servant

• Kokorin and Mamaev face possible prison sentences • Russian Premier League describes pair as ‘hooligans’ Russia internationals Aleksandr Kokorin and Pavel Mamaev have been detained by police and face possible prison sentences after allegedly attacking a man outside a cafe in Moscow. The attack was captured on CCTV cameras and shows a man, identified as ministry of industry and trade official Denis Pak, being kicked and punched in the street by a group of people said to include the two footballers. Kokorin is a forward at Zenit St Petersburg while midfielder Mamaev represents FC Krasnodar. Continue reading...

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