Aleksandr Kokorin

Born: March 19, 1991 (age 26)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)

Hometown: Valuyki, Soviet Union
Nationality: Russia Russian

Position: Forward
Team: Zenit St Petersburg (no. 9)
Career History
Senior2008-2013Dynamo Moscow
2013Anzhi Makhachkala
2013-2016Dynamo Moscow
2016-Zenit St Petersburg
International2011-Russia
Sports Mole has 31 articles about Aleksandr Kokorin. Articles 1 to 31:
Russia's midfielder Pavel Mamaev, Russia's defender Sergei Ignashevich and Russia's forward Aleksandr Kokorin celebrate their victory over Montenegro after the UEFA Euro 2016 group G qualifying football match between Russia and Montenegro at the Otkrytie
Russia players Pavel Mamaev, Aleksandr Kokorin disciplined for Monaco party
Aleksandr Kokorin and Pavel Mamaev, who played in the Russia team that was knocked out of Euro 2016 at the group stages, are fined after video footage appears to show them in a Monaco nightclub.
Jul 6, 17:01
Marek Hamsik celebrates scoring during the Euro 2016 Group B game between Russia and Slovakia on June 15, 2016
Result: Slovakia overcome Russia in Group B
Vladimir Weiss and Marek Hamsik score the goals as Slovakia record a 2-1 win over Russia in their Euro 2016 Group B clash in Lille.
Jun 15, 15:51
Ezequiel Garay of FC Zenit St. Petersburg during the Russian Football League match between FC Zenit St. Petersburg and FC Dinamo Moscow at the Petrovsky stadium on July 19, 2015
Team News: Zenit defender Ezequiel Garay named on bench against former club Benfica
Zenit's Ezequiel Garay is named on the bench against his former club Benfica for their Champions League last-16 second leg.
Mar 9, 16:06
Russia's midfielder Pavel Mamaev, Russia's defender Sergei Ignashevich and Russia's forward Aleksandr Kokorin celebrate their victory over Montenegro after the UEFA Euro 2016 group G qualifying football match between Russia and Montenegro at the Otkrytie
Arsenal drop Aleksandr Kokorin interest
Dynamo Moscow sporting director Konstantin Sarsania claims that Arsenal are no longer interested in signing the club's Russian striker Aleksandr Kokorin.
Jan 18, 11:36
Alexander Kokorin of Russia celebrates scoring his team's first goal with teammate Oleg Shatov on his back during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between Algeria and Russia at Arena da Baixada on June 26, 2014
Report: Arsenal nearing signing of Russian striker Aleksandr Kokorin
Arsenal are reportedly close to completing a deal to sign Russian striker Aleksandr Kokorin from Dynamo Moscow.
Dec 12, 14:39
Alexander Kokorin of Russia celebrates scoring his team's first goal with teammate Oleg Shatov on his back during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between Algeria and Russia at Arena da Baixada on June 26, 2014
Report: Arsenal want Aleksandr Kokorin
Arsenal are ready to make a £7m bid for Russian international striker Aleksandr Kokorin, according to reports.
Oct 18, 12:11
Alexander Kokorin of Russia celebrates scoring his team's first goal with teammate Oleg Shatov on his back during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between Algeria and Russia at Arena da Baixada on June 26, 2014
Agent of Dynamo Moscow's Aleksandr Kokorin hints at future Arsenal talks
Aleksandr Kokorin's agent refuses to rule out a future move for his client to Arsenal, but questions the Premier League club's recent lack of success.
Oct 13, 08:34
Russia's midfielder Pavel Mamaev, Russia's defender Sergei Ignashevich and Russia's forward Aleksandr Kokorin celebrate their victory over Montenegro after the UEFA Euro 2016 group G qualifying football match between Russia and Montenegro at the Otkrytie
Result: Russia confirm place at Euro 2016 with 2-0 win over Montenegro in Group G
Russia earn automatic qualification into Euro 2016 in France next year as goals from Oleg Kuzmin and Aleksandr Kokorin give them a 2-0 win over Montenegro in Group G.
Oct 12, 18:51
Russia's defender Aleksei Berezutski (R) vies Moldova's forward Nicolae Milinceanu during the Euro 2016 qualifying football match between Russia and Moldova at the Stadionul Zimbru in Chisinau on October 9, 2015.
Result: Russia earn vital win over Moldova to boost Euro 2016 qualifying hopes
Russia put themsevles on the brink of qualifying for Euro 2016 with a 2-1 victory over Moldova thanks to goals from Sergey Ignashevich and Artem Dzyuba.
Oct 9, 21:40
Alexander Kokorin of Russia celebrates scoring his team's first goal with teammate Oleg Shatov on his back during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between Algeria and Russia at Arena da Baixada on June 26, 2014
Dynamo Moscow rejected Arsenal bid for Aleksandr Kokorin
Dynamo Moscow boss Andrey Kobelev reveals that the club rejected loan bid from Arsenal for striker Aleksandr Kokorin during the summer.
Oct 9, 16:33
Russia's Fedor Smolov celebrates after scoring his team's fifth goal during the Euro 2016 qualifying football match between Liechtenstein and Russia at the Rheintal stadium in Vaduz on September 8, 2015
Result: Russia beat Liechtenstein to move second in Group G
Artem Dzyuba scores four goals as Russia thrash Liechtenstein to move second in Group G.
Sep 8, 21:36
CSKA Moscow manager Leonid Slutski arrives for the UEFA Champions League football match between Manchester City and CSKA Moscow at The Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England, on November 5, 2013
Result: Russia close gap on Sweden in Group G with three points
Russia win their first game of the Leonid Slutsky era and close the gap to Sweden in Group G to just one point.
Sep 5, 18:54
Alexander Kokorin of Russia celebrates scoring his team's first goal with teammate Oleg Shatov on his back during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between Algeria and Russia at Arena da Baixada on June 26, 2014
Arsenal target loan signing of Dynamo Moscow striker Kokorin?
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is targeting a loan deal for Dynamo Moscow striker and Russian international Aleksandr Kokorin, a report claims.
Sep 1, 14:10
Alexander Kokorin of Russia celebrates scoring his team's first goal with teammate Oleg Shatov on his back during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between Algeria and Russia at Arena da Baixada on June 26, 2014
Manchester United, Tottenham Hotspur interested in Aleksandr Kokorin?
Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur reportedly pursue Dynamo Moscow forward Aleksandr Kokorin.
Aug 20, 07:03
Austria's Marc Janko celebrates with teammates Martin Harnik and Julian Baumgartlinger after scoring the second goal of the match during the Euro 2016 qualifying football match between Liechtenstein and Austria at the Rheinpark stadium in Vaduz on March 2
Result: Marc Janko strike guides Austria past Russia
Marc Janko scores the only goal of the game to guide Austria to a 1-0 victory over Russia in their Euro 2016 qualifier.
Jun 14, 19:00
Dinamo Moscow's forward from Germany Kevin Kuranyi (2ndL) kicks the ball during the UEFA Europa League round of 16 second leg football match between FC Dinamo Moskva and SSC Napoli in Khimki outside Moscow on March 19, 2015
Result: Napoli hold off Dynamo Moscow to seal Europa League quarter-final place
Napoli secure a place in the quarter-finals of the Europa League with a 3-1 aggregate win over Dynamo Moscow following a goalless return leg.
Mar 19, 18:51
Rafael Benitez head coach of Napoli during the UEFA Champions League qualifying play-off first leg match between SSC Napoli and Athletic Club on August 19, 2014
Preview: Napoli vs. Dynamo Moscow
Sports Mole looks ahead to the first leg of Napoli's clash with Dynamo Moscow in the last 16 of the Europa League.
Mar 10, 15:33
Head coach Fabio Capello of Russia gestures during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between Russia and South Korea at Arena Pantanal on June 17, 2014
Result: Russia put four past Liechtenstein in opening Euro 2016 qualifier
Russia make a winning start to their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign with a comfortable 4-0 win over Liechtenstein in Khimki.
Sep 8, 18:51
Russia's head coach Fabio Capello speaks to his players during his teams friendly international football match against Serbia in Dubai's Al Wasl stadium on November 15, 2013
Half-Time Report: Russia take early lead over Liechtenstein in Group G opener
Russia score in the fourth minute but are unable to add to their lead before half time against Group G minnows Liechtenstein in Euro 2016 qualifying.
Sep 8, 17:48
Algeria's forward Islam Slimani heads the ball to score a goal past Russia's goalkeeper Igor Akinfeev during the Group H football match between Algeria and Russia at The Baixada Arena in Curitiba on June 26, 2014
Player Ratings: Algeria 1-1 Russia
Sports Mole assesses who impressed during Algeria's 1-1 draw with Russia at the World Cup finals.
Jun 27, 00:39
Islam Slimani of Algeria celebrates scoring his team's first goal with Essaid Belkalem during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between Algeria and Russia at Arena da Baixada on June 26, 2014
Match Analysis: Algeria 1-1 Russia
Sports Mole analyses the World Cup match between Algeria and Russia.
Jun 26, 23:41
Russia's defender Vasily Berezutsky (R) heads wht ball past Belgium's midfielder Marouane Fellaini during the Group H football match on June 22, 2014
Player Ratings: Belgium 1-0 Russia
Sports Mole looks at which players impressed during Belgium's 1-0 win over Russia in the World Cup this evening.
Jun 22, 21:03
Divock Origi of Belgium celebrates scoring his team's first goal with Eden Hazard during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match on June 22, 2014
Match Analysis: Belgium 1-0 Russia
Sports Mole assesses the World Cup match between Belgium and Russia.
Jun 22, 19:41
Divock Origi of Belgium celebrates scoring his team's first goal with Eden Hazard during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match on June 22, 2014
Result: Divock Origi wins it for Belgium
Belgium advance into the last 16 of the World Cup following a 1-0 win over Russia in their Group H clash.
Jun 22, 18:50
Marc Wilmots looks on as his Belgium side play Colombia on November 14, 2013.
Half-Time Report: Belgium, Russia goalless at break
Belgium and Russia play out a goalless first 45 minutes in their World Cup Group H clash in Rio de Janeiro.
Jun 22, 17:47
Head coach Fabio Capello of Russia gestures during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between Russia and South Korea at Arena Pantanal on June 17, 2014
Team News: Marouane Fellaini, Dries Mertens come into Belgium XI
Marouane Fellaini, Dries Mertens and Thomas Vermaelen all come into the Belgium XI for their World Cup Group H clash with Russia.
Jun 22, 16:06
Lee Keun-Ho of South Korea celebrates scoring his team's first goal with Lee Chung-Yong during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Group H match between Russia and South Korea at Arena Pantanal on June 17, 2014
Result: Russia come from behind to draw with South Korea
Russia come from behind to rescue a point against South Korea in a 1-1 draw in Cuiaba.
Jun 18, 00:50
Russia's head coach Fabio Capello speaks to his players during his teams friendly international football match against Serbia in Dubai's Al Wasl stadium on November 15, 2013
Preview: Russia vs. South Korea
Sports Mole runs the rule over the World Cup Group H match between Russia and South Korea in Cuiaba.
Jun 15, 19:05
Manchester United first team coach Rene Meulensteen prior to the match against Manchester City on April 8, 2013
Rene Meulensteen loses Anzhi Makhachkala job after 16 days?
Anzhi Makhachkala reportedly decide to sack new coach Rene Meulensteen just 16 days into his first managerial post with the Russian giants.
Aug 6, 22:20
Barcelona's Thiago Alcantara in action on May 1, 2013
Preview: Spain vs. Russia
Sports Mole previews Thursday's Under-21 European Championship clash between Spain and Russia.
Jun 4, 15:25
Fabio Capello
Result: Russia 2-0 Northern Ireland
Goals from Viktor Fayzulin and Roman Shirokov give Russia a comfortable home win over Northern Ireland in Fabio Capello's first competitive game in charge.
Sep 7, 18:26



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Zenit St PetersburgZenit138412361728
2Lokomotiv MoscowLokomotiv138231811726
3CSKA MoscowCSKA13733159624
4FC KrasnodarKrasnodar136341712521
5Spartak Moscow135532018220
6Ural YekaterinburgUral134721513219
7Rubin Kazan135261612417
8Arsenal TulaArsenal Tula135261214-217
9Akhmat GroznyAkhmat Grozny135261518-317
10FC UfaUfa13454913-417
11RostovRostov134451111016
12Amkar PermAmkar1343679-215
13Dynamo Moscow133461114-313
14TosnoTosno133461115-413
15SKA-KhabarovskKhabarovsk13256816-811
16Anzhi MakhachkalaAnzhi132381229-179