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Henrikh Mkhitaryan Biography

Henrikh Mkhitaryan is an Armenian football midfielder, who currently plays for Ukrainian Premier League club Shakhtar Donetsk. He is a member of the Armenian national team, participated in 33 international matches and scored 8 goals since his debut in an away friendly match against Panama on 14 January 2007. Mkhitaryan joined the Pyunik FC youth system in 1995 and was later promoted to the first team of Pyunik FC, making his professional debut in 2006 at the age of 17. Due to his success in the Armenian Premier League 2009 at Pyunik Yerevan, he joined Ukrainian Premier League club Metalurh Donetsk. He scored a goal on his debut in a 3–0 victory against Belarusian Premier League side FC Partizan Minsk, in the Europa League on 16 July 2009. He finished the season with 14 goals in 38 appearances, including 29 league matches and 9 goals. The following season he was named captain of the club on 14 July, at the age 21, making him the youngest captain in Metalurh Donetsk history. During the season 2010–11 Mkhitaryan was bought for $7.5 million by the champions Shakhtar Donetsk. His first season with the club was extremely successful for Shakhtar as they won the treble (Premier League, Ukrainian Cup and the Super Cup). In the 2011–12 season Shakhtar won the Premier League and the Ukrainian Cup. Mkhitaryan is one of the most important members of the Armenia national team. As of 14 November 2012, Mkhitaryan is the second top goalscorer of all time with 10 goals, after Arthur Petrosyan who has 11 goals in 70 matches.
Basic Player Info
Full Name Henrikh Mkhitaryan
Nationality Armenia
Position Midfielder
Current Club Manchester United
Shirt Number 22
Career
Clubs
Manchester United Jul 2016 - Present
BV Borussia 09 Dortmund Jul 2013 - Jul 2016
FC Shakhtar Donetsk Aug 2010 - Jul 2013
FC Metalurh Donetsk Jul 2009 - Aug 2010
Pyunik Jul 2007 - Jun 2009
National
Armenia Jan 2006 - Present
Armenia Under 21 Jan 2009 - Sep 2011
Stats
Clubs
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Manchester United
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2017/2018 Premier League 8 1 5 1 0 623
UEFA Champions League 3 1 0 0 0 240
UEFA Super Cup 1 0 0 0 0 90
2016/2017 Premier League 24 4 1 1 0 1350
UEFA Europa League 11 6 0 3 0 817
FA Cup 3 1 1 0 0 217
League Cup 2 0 3 0 0 161
Community Shield 1 0 0 0 0 0
Total 53 13 10 5 0 3498
BV Borussia 09 Dortmund
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FC Shakhtar Donetsk
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FC Metalurh Donetsk
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Pyunik
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National
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Armenia
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2018 Russia WC Qualification Europe 7 2 2 1 0 630
2016 France EC Qualification 7 1 1 0 0 611
2014 Brazil WC Qualification Europe 10 3 2 0 0 900
2012 Poland/Ukraine EC Qualification 10 6 0 0 0 900
2010 South Africa WC Qualification Europe 7 1 0 3 0 519
Total 41 13 5 4 0 3560
Armenia Under 21
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Henrikh Mkhitaryan Latest News & Articles

Fantasy Premier League 2017/18: 5 Midfielders to select in Gameweek 7
Fantasy Premier League 2017/18: 5 Midfielders to select in Gameweek 7
5 midfielders to pick in your FPL squad for this gameweek
Fantasy Premier League 2017-18: Players to pick for Gameweek 6
Fantasy Premier League 2017-18: Players to pick for Gameweek 6
A list of the XI players that could light up this gameweek of the Fantasy Premier League
Manchester City and Manchester United won't win the title in September
Manchester City and Manchester United won't win the title in September
It’s just too early to crown Manchester City or Manchester United as the champions of the 2017-2018 season
From misfit to mainstay: Henrikh Mkhitaryan's Manchester United transformation
From misfit to mainstay: Henrikh Mkhitaryan's Manchester United transformation
Henrikh Mkhitaryan has transformed himself from a misfit to a mainstay at Manchester United over the last one year.
Jose Mourinho's Manchester United have finally broken free of Louis van Gaal's defensive shackles
Jose Mourinho's Manchester United have finally broken free of Louis van Gaal's defensive shackles
After their attacking woes of the past three years, Manchester United are once again one of the most dangerous sides in the Premier League.
Manchester United vs Everton; 5 Talking Points
Manchester United vs Everton; 5 Talking Points
Manchester United showcased two of Fergie-era sides' best qualities as they smashed past Everton 4-0 on Wayne Rooney's return to OT.
Stoke City 2-2 Manchester United; Mkhitaryan should only play centrally and other talking points
Stoke City 2-2 Manchester United; Mkhitaryan should only play centrally and other talking points
A refused handshake is NOT a talking point, but there were plenty of others in the entertaining 2-2 draw at the bet365 stadium
Five reasons why the international break has come at the wrong time for Manchester United
Five reasons why the international break has come at the wrong time for Manchester United
And to think Jose Mourinho isn't a happy man at the best of times...
FIFA 18 ratings: Liverpool fans in shock as Sadio Mane is rated lower than Manchester United, Manchester City stars
FIFA 18 ratings: Liverpool fans in shock as Sadio Mane is rated lower than Manchester United, Manchester City stars
Sadio Mane's 84-rated overall card has fans questioning EA Sports.
FIFA 18 ratings announced: Manchester United, Liverpool stars feature in top 100 players
FIFA 18 ratings announced: Manchester United, Liverpool stars feature in top 100 players
These players form the first batch of FIFA 18's top 100 players.
Inside the opaque world of transfers
Inside the opaque world of transfers
Due to a lack of transparency in football transfer deals, fans are often unaware of how the transfer system works.
Premier League 2017/18: Top 5 players of the month (August)
Premier League 2017/18: Top 5 players of the month (August)
We look at the most in-form Premier League players who have made a mark for their teams this month.
Manchester United 2-0 Leicester City, 5 Talking Points: Premier League 2017-18
Manchester United 2-0 Leicester City, 5 Talking Points: Premier League 2017-18
Manchester United side-stepped a saved penalty, robust defending, and superb keeping to run out deserved 2-0 winners against Leicester City.
Fantasy Premier League: 5 players you must have in your team for Gameweek 3
Fantasy Premier League: 5 players you must have in your team for Gameweek 3
Big games this weekend call for a minor reshuffling of your fantasy team.
EPL 2017/18: 5 reasons why this could be Henrikh Mkhitaryan's season
EPL 2017/18: 5 reasons why this could be Henrikh Mkhitaryan's season
After a strong pre-season, the stage is set for the Armenian skipper to have an explosive campaign at Old Trafford.
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