Andrei Arshavin is a Russian professional soccer player who began his football career with Zenit Saint Petersburg before going on to play for clubs such as Arsenal, Kuban Krasnodar and Kairat. He joined the Russia national football team in 2002. He is regarded as one of the finest wingers his country has ever produced.
During his time with Zenit Saint Petersburg, he helped the club win several trophies, including multiple Russian Premier League titles and the 2007-08 UEFA Cup.
In 2009, he made history with his move to Arsenal by becoming the most expensive player the club had ever bought in its entire history. The record was later broken by several other players.
He played a role in helping Russia win the bid to host the 2018 World Cup.
is a famous Russian footballer,
who was born on
May 29, 1981. As a person born on this date, Andrei Arshavin is listed in our database as the 18th
most popular celebrity for the day (May 29) and the 118th most popular for the year (1981).
People born on May 29
fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins.
Andrei Arshavin is the 446th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Andrei Arshavin's birthday, Andrei Arshavin is the 34th most famous Russian.
In general, Andrei Arshavin ranks as the 5298th
most popular famous person, and the 235th most popular footballer of all time.
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