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Former forward of “Zenith” and Russian national team Andrey Arshavin will train with players of the second team of the St. Petersburg club. It is reported by “Sport-Express”.
Head of the “Zenit-2” Vladislav Radimov counting on help from Arshavin in the work with young players. “In his spare time he would train with “Zenit-2″. We have already agreed on everything,” said Radimov. He stressed that the 37-year-old Arshavin will help to players of “Zenit-2” invaluable experience, as it can not only explain the nuances on the field, but also to demonstrate them.
Arshavin returned to Zenit in December. Former player of the club began to oversee the project “Sirius” focuses on work with young talents.
The last club in career of the attacker was Kazakhstan’s “Kairat”, which he played from 2016 to 2018. Also Arshavin is known for his “Zenith” and London “Arsenal”. In the composition of the St. Petersburg club three times he became the champion of Russia, won the UEFA Cup and the UEFA super Cup.
Arshavin also spent 74 matches in the national team. The Russian team with his participation won the bronze medal in the European championship in 2008.
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