(biography, photo, video) Alexander Kokorin
Alexander Kokorin: the biography
Alexander Kokorin born 19 Mar 1991 in Valuyki Belgorod region. According to one of his childhood friends, Sasha all the time, something was pushing at recess, in school and in the yard never parted with the ball. In the first class, promising the boy said the coach of a local sports school, who invited Sasha to work out in the football section. Later he was called to view the Moscow club «Spartak». The boy liked the coaches, but the club did not have free housing. Fortunately, it was in the boarding school of the capital «Locomotive», where Sasha lived for six years.
Ten year old boy was left alone with Moscow. Parents could visit only once a quarter. Sasha learned to organize your life: he washed clothes and cooked food. Tiny scholarship was just enough for one visit to McDonald’s, and every day the future star of Russian football was waiting for a tough workout. But I was surrounded by peers with similar fates, and ahead of them waited for the football victory and the glory. But even as a boy Alexander Kokorin has repeatedly recognized the best striker of the various football competitions between the Moscow schools.
Before the season 2008, a 17-year-old Alexander Kokorin has signed a three-year contract with the Moscow club «Dynamo». His debut in the Premier League of Russia took place in the game of the 24th round against «Saturn» (Moscow region). Exactly Kokorin goal ensured the victory of «Dynamo» with the score 2:1.
After the debut of the game with «Saturn» Sasha trusted to play in all the remaining six matches of the season. Through three rounds after the first goal followed by another goal which decided the outcome of the game against the «native» Lokomotiv — 1:0. That first season brought «Dynamo» 3rd place in the championship, but the rookie was recognized as one of the best young scorers of the Russian football championship. In addition, he received the title of best hitter on the results organized by the Belarusian football Federation IV International Junior tournament.
In the 2009 season, coming on the field in the 2nd round of the championship of Russia in the match against Khimki, he also scored a goal, which then sealed the victory of «Dinamo». In that year the footballer played in 23 Premier League games in three games of the Cup of Russia, but scored 2 goals (the first, «Khimki», the second in the gate «Spartacus»), receiving three yellow cards.
2010 turned out to be for Kokorin not too successful because of the 26 games in the «Dynamo» he never struck the gate rivals. Despite the unsuccessful season, Alexander Kokorin interested breeders CSKA and «Spartak». However, the player remained faithful to his club.
In the season 2011/2012 Alexander Kokorin first entered the field in the match of the 6th round against Makhachkala «Anji». They scored goal allowed Dynamo to score and avoid defeat. During the championship Kokorin was to score four goals. In addition, he twice managed to score a goal in the Russian Cup, where Dynamo reached the finals, but lost to Rubin Kazan with the score 0:1. Alexander at the end of the season was named the best young player in Russia, and in February 2011, «Dinamo» has signed a new contract with him for 3.5 years.
In the new season Alexander Kokorin had to take part in the Europa League, where talented scorer again was able to show themselves. One goal, he scored the goal of the «Dundee United», and the second German «Stuttgart».
Enough was a very successful season in the domestic championship. So, in the sixth round against Lokomotiv goal by Alexander Kokorin has provided a «Dynamo» the first victory of the season. Interestingly, 22 September 2012, the footballer played his hundredth anniversary match in the Russian Premier League against Amkar Perm.
3 Jul 2013 Alexander Kokorin at the meeting of Directors of «Dynamo» unexpectedly announced his intention to go to Makhachkala «Anji». The transfer was estimated at a record for the Russian championship 19 million euros. However, the «Dynamo» of the money never saw. The owner of «Anji» Suleiman Kerimov announced the change of financial policy of the club, which gradually began to sell expensive players, including those purchased recently. As a result, 16 Aug 2013 Alexander Kokorin returned to the Moscow «Dynamo», which was also joined by Igor Denisov and Yuri Zhirkov.
24 August Kokorin reappeared on the field in the form of a «blue and white», replacing in the second half of the match against «Zenit» Fedor Smolov. In September 2013, Alexander Kokorin has strengthened its place in the first team of the club, scoring four goals and making two assists. Full commitment allowed Kokorin and return the location of the Dynamo fans recognized him as the best player of the club.
In October 2011 Alexander Kokorin made his debut in the Russian team, playing in a friendly match against Greece. Going with the national team on Euro-2012, Alexander came on as a substitute in the first game against the Czech Republic. But got injured in the field and never came back.
Alexander Kokorin made a huge contribution to the output of the Russian team in the final of the world Cup in 2014. His first goal for the national team he scored 11 September 2012 in a game against the Israeli team, and 6 September 2013 in the match against Luxembourg Kokorin scored the fastest goal in the history of Russian national team — he scored at the 21st second of the match.
With the beginning of participation in the Championships of Russia Alexander Kokorin became a popular «hero» scandalous chronicle and a regular at Moscow night clubs. The media attention attracted to the novel by football Victoria, the cousin of rapper Timati. But Victoria soon went to study in London, and Sasha remained in Moscow, where he met a girl named Christina, with whom I went on holiday to the Maldives and the United Arab Emirates.
Cristina was accompanied by Alexander Kokorin at Euro 2012 in Poland, but in the autumn of the same year, the couple quarreled, and the same winter vacation in Miami Kokorin flew together with Pavel Mamaev. Then the Internet is literally stunned by their photos, which Kokorin and Mamaev embrace and kiss. However, Alexander replied all «to attend to» his sexual orientation, that he previously loves his girlfriend Christine, and Paul his brother.
According to football experts, the 2014 world Cup, attacking the leader of Russian national team can become what Alexander Kokorin, who is quite ripe. With it, the majority of Russian fans are pinning their main hopes on a successful soccer attack, especially given the not very successful performance for Euro-2012 Alexander Kerzhakov.
Goal by Alexander Kokorin heel in the match Russia — Armenia
Goal by Alexander Kokorin in the match «Rostov» — «Dinamo»
Goal by Alexander Kokorin in match Russia — Israel
Goal by Alexander Kokorin in the match «Dynamo» — «Krasnodar»
The first goal Alexander Kokorin. Match «Dynamo» — «Saturn»
Goal by Alexander Kokorin in match Russia — Luxembourg on the 21st second of the match
The reserve team Alexander Kokorin in match Russia — Luxembourg