Tag Archives: Russia U21

The Daily Drool – Euro 2016 – Russia: Artem Dzyuba

5 Jul

Artem DzyubaStriker Artem currently plays for Zenit St. Petersburg. He has represented Russia at the U21, 2 and senior level.

The Daily Drool – Europa League Group C: Krasnodar’s Pavel Mamayev

13 Oct

Pavel MamayevDefensive midfielder Pavel joined Krasnodar in 2013. He has represented Russia at the U21 and senior levels.

The Daily Drool – Champions League Group H: Zenit St. Petersburg’s Artur Yusupov

29 Sep

Artur YusupovMidfielder Artur joined Zenit in 2015. He has represented Russia at the U21 and 2 levels.

The Daily Drool – Europa League Group E – Dynamo Moscow: Aleksandr Kokorin

12 Nov

a kokorkin2Forward Aleksandr has been playing Dynamo Moscow since 2008. He actually was sold to Anzhi Makhachkala in 2013 but before he played an official game. the club restructured and he was sold back to Moscow. He has represented Russia at the U21 and senior levels. (He’s rather Dexter-y looking, isn’t he?)

The Daily Drool – World Cup 2014 – Russia: Maksim Kanunnikov

13 Jun

Maxim Kanunnikov422 year old (he turns 23 the day after the WC final!) Maksim plays for Rubin Kazan. He has represented Russia at the U21 and senior level.

Young And In Love? Or Just Friends?

31 Dec

eXr0SV6XseAMeet Pavel Mamayev a 24 year old defensive midfielder for CSKA Moscow (left) and Aleksandr Kokorin a 21 year old striker/winger for Dynamo Moscow (right). Both have represented Russia at the U21 and senior levels. They are stirring up a lot of controversy right now, not because they’re cross town rivals hanging out, but because they might be an actual couple.  If true, they would be the first out Russian ‘ballers. (Thanks for watishista SierraGutiérrez for pointing us toward this story)

Continue reading