Yuri Zhirkov

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In Euro 2012
Jun 4th, 2012
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Team: Russia Nickname: Sbornaya Rankings: FIFA (11), Elo (17), SPI (15) Odds: 20-1 Euro History: Champions (1960*), Finals (1964*, 1972*, 1988*), Semifinals (1968*, 2008) Qualified (1992, 1996, 2004) Last Five Tournaments:DNQ – SF – DNQ – GS – GS History: Soviet soccer’s golden age came in the 1960s,...
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Sep 12th, 2011
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Samuel Eto’o scored his second goal in two matches in Russia after acknowledging he knew little about his new club Anzhi Makhachkala before a record-breaking move to the volatile North Caucasus region. Nearly 10,000 fans filled the crumbling Dynamo stadium on Saturday to welcome the Cameroon st...
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In Soccer
Aug 27th, 2011
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Anzhi Makhachkala debutant Samuel Eto’o saved the day for his new club by scoring an equaliser to rescue a 1-1 draw at Rostov in the Russian Premier League on Saturday. The 30-year-old came on as a substitute in the 57th minute, prompting great excitement in Rostov’s 17,000-seater stadium...
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In Soccer
Nov 7th, 2010
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Fernando Torres produced a striker’s masterclass to score twice as Liverpool inflicted only a second defeat of the season on Premier League leaders Chelsea. The Spain international has a liking for playing the Londoners at Anfield, as his six goals in five matches against them at home shows. Ch...
By benim
In Soccer
Oct 19th, 2010
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Real Madrid took a big step toward reaching the second round of the Champions League with a 2-0 home win over Group G rivals AC Milan on Tuesday night, while Chelsea, Bayern Munich and Arsenal also maintained their perfect start to Europe’s premier club competition. Real were beaten at home by ...