The wife of the former goalkeeper of the national team of Russia on hockey Maxim Sokolov was found dead in a private house in the New village of Romanovka in the Vsevolozhsk district of the Leningrad region, reports TASS with reference to law enforcement agencies.
At the scene were also found the young man who caused his injuries. He was hospitalized in a medical institution. Condition Sokolova, Jr. is estimated as heavy. It is noted that the young man is 18 years old, he plays hockey for the St. Petersburg “SKA-1946”.
About the incident became known from a younger brother of the attacker. He turned to law enforcement after a conflict situation. According to him, the brother had a big fight with her mother, causing took the knife.
Maxim Sokolov is a Russian champion and winner of the European Cup in the “Avant-garde”. Also in his piggy Bank – silver (2002) and bronze (2005) world Championships in the Russian team. Now he’s the senior coach, Junior hockey team, which deals with his eldest son.