An alleged soccer hooligan accused of injuring a player during a “notorious” pitch invasion in Melbourne with a bucket is on holiday.
Alex Agelopoulos, 23, faced Melbourne Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday to ask for his bail conditions to be changed to allow him to live at an address in Northcote in Melbourne’s inner northeast.
He appeared via video, telling the court he was currently on “vacation” in Newcastle, New South Wales. He was represented by lawyer Martin Amad.
Mr Agelopoulos is banned from soccer games after handing himself in on December 19 when police released images of people they wanted to speak to over the pitch invasion at AAMI Park two days earlier.
Mr Agelopoulos is accused of hurling a bucket of sand at…