Tag Archives: Kazakhstan National Team

The Daily Drool: Azat Nurgaliev

24 Apr

Attacking midfielder Azat joined FC Tobol in 2018. He has represented Kazakhstan at the U17, U19, U21 and senior levels.

The Daily Drool – Europa League – Group A – Astana: Askhat Tagybergen

2 Nov

And on to the Europa League! Midfielder Askhat joined Astana in 2016. He has represented Kazakhstan at the U21 and senior levels.

The Daily Drool: Viktor Dmitrenko

9 May

Center back Viktor currently plays for FC Tobol. He has represented Kazakhstan at the U21 and senior levels.

The Daily Drool – Champions League Group C: FC Astana’s Abzal Beisebekov

10 Sep

Abzal BeisebekovWe don’t publish on September 11th, so here is your Drool a bit early. Midfielder Abzal joined Astana in 2012. He has represented Kazakhstan at the U17, U19, U21 and senior levels.

The Daily Drool: Peter Odemwingie

5 Nov

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Watishista Mimi has perfect timing. I just got home from work (at 11:30 PM – ugh) and realized I forgot to make a Drool post for tomorrow. She suggested Cardiff City striker Peter in the comments and voila! Peter was eligible to play for Kazakhstan, Russia, Uzbekistan (where he was born) and Nigeria. He chose to represent the latter, making his debut in 2002.

Euro 2012 Qualifier: Germany vs. Kazakhstan

26 Mar

Our intrepid goal scorers and men of the match

I personally thought this was a thoroughly enjoyable game and I liked it oodles more than the Spain game yesterday. Germany was firing on all cylinders and we saw some beautiful performances, especially from Klose, Mueller, Ozil, Aogo, Lahm and Schweinsteiger. 18 year old Mario Goetze only played 12 minutes, but made a great impression – it will be interesting to see how he develops. I also have to compliment Kazakhstan goalie David Loria. He made some great saves and without his strong play, the scoring could have been much worse. His team was just in over their heads and Germany was like a freight train – impossible to stop.

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