Aris drew with Paphos in Kokorin’s first match after returning
MOSCOW, September 17 – “Aris” played a draw at home with “Paphos” in the match of the fourth round of the Cyprus Championship, which became the first for Russian footballer Alexander Kokorin after returning to the club from Limassol.
The meeting, which took place on Sunday at the Arisa field, ended with a score of 1:1. Leo Bengtsson scored the goal for the hosts (60th minute), and Vlad Dragomir (66) for the guests. Kokorin entered the match in the starting lineup for Aris and was replaced in the 81st minute.
The Russian, whose transfer belongs to the Italian Fiorentina, played for Aris last season on loan and was recognized as the best football player in the Cyprus championship, and his club became the champion. At the beginning of September, the team from Limassol rented Kokorin again.