Midfielder of “Kairat” Andrei Arshavin is suspended for two matches of the championship of Kazakhstan. This was reported on the website of the football Federation of the country.
The Russians broke the rules during a match of the 31st round of the Kazakhstan Premier League against “Irtysh” (0:1). He appeared on the field in the second half and in the 86th minute he received a straight red card for striking the opponent’s leg after a stoppage of play. The Federation noted that Arshavin struck with excessive force.
Thus, he will miss the match with “Aktobe” and “Kyzyl-Zhar”.
The defeat of “Kairat” from “Irtysh” made “Astana” the champion for three rounds before finish of the championship. The team Arshavin is second. She pulled away from coming third in “Tobol” for 10 points and secured the silver medal.
For “Kairat” Arshavin stands in 2016. In Russia, the footballer defended the colors of “Zenit” and “Kuban” in England — Arsenal. In the Russian team he won the bronze medal Euro 2008. He has 74 games and scoring 17 goals in matches for the national team.
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