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Andrey Arshavin Biography

Andrey Sergeyevich Arshavin popular as Shava, is a professional football player who plays as a forward for Arsenal and ex-captain of the Russian national team. Arshavin playing football at the age of seven, before making his professional career in football, he has written three books and also has a degree of fashion design. Though he began his football career at Zenit in 2000 where Arshavin played in various position on the field and won numerous trophies the Russian Premier League(Cup), UEFA Cup and UEFA Super Cup until his departure in 2009. During this season Arshavin was named Russian Footballer of the Year. After some months, he signed with the club Arsenal in 2009 there he scored four goals in his entire career although became Man of the Match and second most exclusive player in Arsenal's history. However, due to his injury he missed some games for Arsenal. He then returned to Zenit on a loan deal in February 2012 to July 2012 and starting of the season 2012-13, came back to Arsenal.

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Top 10 players destroyed by Arsenal
Top 10 players destroyed by Arsenal
Talented players who failed to make it big at the Emirates.
Sportskeeda's list of 10 most exciting games in Premier League history
Sportskeeda's list of 10 most exciting games in Premier League history
The Premier League has been home to some of the most exciting games in the history of the game since its inception.
Five greatest Arsenal strikers since Thierry Henry left
Five greatest Arsenal strikers since Thierry Henry left
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Statistics show that Andrey Arshavin better than Mesut Ozil at Arsenal
Statistics show that Andrey Arshavin better than Mesut Ozil at Arsenal
Ozil and co. were roundly criticised for their poor performance against Manchester City.
Interview with Andrey Arshavin: Arsenal were not strong enough to win Premier League at my time, now they are
Interview with Andrey Arshavin: Arsenal were not strong enough to win Premier League at my time, now they are
Arshavin, however, feels Manchester City have the best chances of winning the Premier League.
Video: Andrei Arshavin shaves head of blogger in public after winning bet
Video: Andrei Arshavin shaves head of blogger in public after winning bet
The blogger had bet that Arshavin would not score more than seven goals this season
Vladimir Putin forced Arsenal to pay double for Andrey Arshavin
Vladimir Putin forced Arsenal to pay double for Andrey Arshavin
Former football agent John Smith has disclosed Putin's involvement in Arshavin deal.
EPL 2016-17: 5 great games between Arsenal and Liverpool
EPL 2016-17: 5 great games between Arsenal and Liverpool
Arsenal is set to take on Liverpool in the EPL on Sunday. We look back at some of the best games ever played between the two teams.
10 famous players who came back to play for their childhood clubs
10 famous players who came back to play for their childhood clubs
These players never forgot what it was like to play for their childhood clubs
Was Andrey Arshavin really a failure at Arsenal?
Was Andrey Arshavin really a failure at Arsenal?
The mention of Andrey Arshavin sparks a debate among football fans. Some say he lit the Premier League alight with Arsenal, some are unhappy with his supposed defensive work rate, and others are unhappy with Arsene Wenger for using him in a wide position. Arshavin's story is told in detail here, how the enigmatic Russian came, saw but couldn't quite conquer.
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