Yuri Zhirkov Biography
- Age: 34 years old
- Birth Nation: Russia
- Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
- Name: Yuri Zhirkov
- Birth Name: Yuri Valentinovich Zhirkov
- Father: Valentin Ivanovich Zhirkov
- Nationality: Russian
- Birth Place/City: Tambov
- Ethnicity: White Ethnicity
- Profession: Footballer
- Working For: FC Dynamo Moscow
- Salary: 4 million EUR
- Hair Color: Black
- Face Color: White
- Weight in KG: 70 kg
- Famous for: Football player
- Married: Yes
- Married to: Inna Zhirkova
- Children: Dmitriy Yuryevich Zhirkov, Milana Yuryevna Zhirkova
- Online Presence: Wikipedia,Twitter
- Siblings: Saiful Valentinovich Zhirkov, Nikolai Valentinovich Zhirkov 18
A Russian Football Player, Yuri Zhirkov, full name,Yuri Valentinovich Zhirkov, was born in the year 1983 August 20 at Tambov, Russia. He owns the Height of 178 cm and weight of 75 Kg. He is 30 years of age. Valentin Ivanovich Zhirkov is the name of his father. His father was a factory worker and his mother used to work as a postman. He was the second child from his Parents. Yuri Zhirkov has three Siblings, a sister and two brothers. His younger Sibling Nikolai plays for the youth team of CSKA. He had the struggling childhood life due to poverty. He used to help his family grow vegetables in summer to have adequade food during winter. He is a married man. A Russian model, Inna, is the name of his Spouse. They got married in the year 2008. He is a proud father of two Children, a son and a daughter named Dmitri Yuryevich Zhirkov and Milana Yuryena Zhirkova.
Yuri Zhirkov is a talented Defender. He is a young, energetic and full of enthusiast and ambition. He is very good at dribbling the ball. He is good at passes and agile to ball movement. He has good strength and stamina keeping his pace and durability in the game. His shootings and tackling skills are also nice having the vision and creativity in the game. He is one of the best wingers in the world. But his time to time injury and leave from game and the hefty price tag, he is considered to be flop in England. According to the statistical report of 2013 on players Salary, his Salary is mentioned to be 4 million Euros. His Current market value is 7 million Euros. Ungeklart is the name of his agent.
Yuri Zhirkov plays from the Current Team of FC Dynamo Moscow which he joined in the year 2013. He plays as a Defender from the team from squad No. 3. Yuri Zhirkov began his full international career joining in the first team of Russia National Team in the year 2005. Since then he plays from the team as a Defender. He has appeared in 60 cap matches from this team.
Yuri Zhirkov started his youth career joining at Spartak Tambov in the year 1997. Valery Sharapov was the name of his first coach who signed him in the Tambov Regional Children and Youth Sports School. He spent 4 years at the youth team of this club enhancing and developing his skills at football. Later in 2001, he was promoted in the first team. Yuri Zhirkov made his professional debut in the year 2001 from this club. Spending two seasons at Spartak, he appeared in 74 matches with 26 goal scores. In 2004, he joined at CSKA Moscow. He spent five years in this club appearing in 139 matches bagging 15 goals. He then began to play from Chelsea in the year 2009 after the end of his contract with CSKA. He appeared in 29 matches bagging a goal. In 2011, he moved to Anzhi where he appeared in 46 matches with three goals. Spending 2 seasons at Anzhi, he joined the team of Dynamo Moscow in the year 2013. He has the contract with Dynamo until 2016.One can check the images of this Russian Player in google Images.
- Last modified : 12 June, 2014
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