Andrey Arshavin

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Andrey Sergeyevich Arshavin (Russian: Андрей Сергеевич Аршавин [ɐnˈdrʲej sʲɪrˈɡʲejɪvʲɪtɕ ɐrˈʂavʲɪn]; born 29 May 1981) is a Russian former professional footballer who played as a forward or midfielder. Arshavin began his career at Zenit Saint Petersburg in 2000. He went on to win numerous trophies with the club such as the Russian Premier League, League Cup, Russian Super Cup, UEFA Cup and the UEFA Super Cup. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Andrey Arshavin has received more than 2,007,022 page views. His biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 63 in 2019). Andrey Arshavin is the 725th most popular soccer player (up from 1,106th in 2019), the 784th most popular biography from Russia (up from 1,008th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Russian Soccer Player.

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Among soccer players, Andrey Arshavin ranks 725 out of 16,923Before him are Keylor Navas, Dirceu, Seiichi Sakiya, Rudi Garcia, János Göröcs, and Robert Pires. After him are Danny Blind, Søren Lerby, Luigi Allemandi, Simone Inzaghi, Friaça, and Gordon Milne.

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Among people born in 1981, Andrey Arshavin ranks 22Before him are Chris Evans, Paris Hilton, Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, Felipe Massa, Tom Hiddleston, and Adriana Lima. After him are Javier Saviola, LP, Serena Williams, Maicon Sisenando, Anna Kournikova, and Kim Jong-chul.

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Among people born in Russia, Andrey Arshavin ranks 784 out of 2,688Before him are Faina Ranevskaya (1896), Ivan Yefimovich Petrov (1896), Alexey Kaledin (1861), Yevgeny Vakhtangov (1883), Tode Mongke (1282), and Aleksey Petrovich Yermolov (1777). After him are Ludwika Karolina Radziwiłł (1667), Alexander Zinoviev (1922), Andrei Sinyavsky (1925), Grigory Margulis (1946), Franz Moritz von Lacy (1725), and Alexander Mikhaylovich Zaytsev (1841).


Among soccer players born in Russia, Andrey Arshavin ranks 7Before him are Lev Yashin (1929), Rinat Dasayev (1957), Valentin Ivanov (1934), Mordechai Spiegler (1944), Igor Netto (1930), and Eduard Streltsov (1937). After him are Oleg Salenko (1969), Anatoly Tarasov (1918), Viktor Ponedelnik (1937), Slava Metreveli (1936), Sergei Salnikov (1925), and Nikita Simonyan (1926).

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