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Aleksei Sergeyevich Ionov (Russian: Алексей Серге́евич Ионов; born 18 February 1989) is a Russian association footballer who plays as a winger for FC Rostov.

Aleksei Ionov
Aleksei Ionov 2017 Rostov.jpg
Ionov with Rostov in 2017
Personal information
Full name Aleksei Sergeyevich Ionov
Date of birth (1989-02-18) 18 February 1989 (age 30)
Place of birth Kingisepp, Russian SFSR
Height 1.77 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Winger
Club information
Current team
FC Rostov
Number 11
Youth career
0000–2007 Zenit St. Petersburg
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2007–2011 Zenit St. Petersburg 46 (3)
2012–2013 Kuban Krasnodar 37 (3)
2013 Anzhi Makhachkala 6 (0)
2013–2017 Dynamo Moscow 81 (18)
2016–2017CSKA Moscow (loan) 24 (3)
2017– FC Rostov 41 (10)
National team
2006 Russia U-17 11 (4)
2007–2008 Russia U-19 9 (2)
2009–2010 Russia U-21 12 (1)
2011–2012 Russia-2 5 (4)
2011– Russia 18 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 14 April 2019
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 24 March 2019

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Club careerEdit

 
Ionov with Anzhi in 2013

He started playing football at the age of six. Later he graduated from SCYSSOR Zenit, and started playing for Zenit Reserves in 2007.

On 3 June 2013, Ionov moved to Anzhi Makhachkala for 5 million euros.[1]

In June 2016, Ionov moved to CSKA Moscow on a season-long loan.[2]

On 31 August 2017, he signed a 3-year contract with FC Rostov.[3]

International careerEdit

Ionov was a part of the Russia U-21 side that competed in the 2011 European Under-21 Championship qualification.[4]

He made his senior national team debut on 29 March 2011 in a friendly against Qatar. He played his first competitive national team game in the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Luxembourg on 6 September 2013.

On 2 June 2014, he was included in the Russia's 2014 FIFA World Cup squad.[5]

After a two-year break, he was called up for games against Turkey and Czech Republic in September 2018.[6] He scored his first two goals for the national squad on 10 September 2018 in a friendly against the Czech Republic which was played at his club's home stadium, Rostov Arena.

International goalsEdit

As of 10 September 2018 (Russia score listed first, score column indicates score after each Ionov goal)
No. Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 10 September 2018 Rostov Arena, Rostov-on-Don, Russia   Czech Republic 1–0 5–1 Friendly
2. 3–0

Career statisticsEdit

ClubEdit

As of 13 May 2018
Club Season League Cup Continental Other Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
FC Zenit Saint Petersburg 2007 Russian Premier League 0 0 1 0 3 2 4 2
2008 5 0 1 0 1 0 7 0
2009 10 0 1 0 0 0 11 0
2010 11 0 1 0 5 2 17 2
2011–12 20 3 2 1 4 0 1[a] 1 27 5
Total 46 3 6 1 13 4 1 1 66 9
FC Kuban Krasnodar 2011–12 Russian Premier League 7 1 7 1
2012–13 30 2 2 0 32 2
Total 37 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 39 3
FC Anzhi Makhachkala 2013–14 Russian Premier League 6 0 6 0
FC Dynamo Moscow 18 5 0 0 18 5
2014–15 29 9 1 0 14 4 44 13
2015–16 29 4 3 0 32 4
PFC CSKA Moscow 2016–17 24 3 1 0 3 0 1[b] 0 29 3
FC Dynamo Moscow 2017–18 5 0 5 0
Total (2 spells) 81 18 4 0 14 4 0 0 99 22
FC Rostov 2017–18 Russian Premier League 21 5 1 0 22 5
Career total 215 32 14 1 30 8 2 1 261 42

NotesEdit

  1. ^ One appearance in Russian Super Cup
  2. ^ One appearance in Russian Super Cup

Career honoursEdit

Zenit St. Petersburg

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Anzhi Snap Up Winger Ionov from FC Kuban". en.rsport.ru/. Archived from the original on 30 September 2013. Retrieved 21 June 2013.
  2. ^ ПФК ЦСКА арендовал Алексея Ионова. PFC CSKA Moscow. 24 June 2016.
  3. ^ Алексей Ионов — игрок «Ростова» (in Russian). FC Rostov. 31 August 2017.
  4. ^ "Russia U-21'2009". Rusteam.permian.ru. Archived from the original on 22 October 2009. Retrieved 25 September 2009.
  5. ^ Состав национальной сборной России на ЧМ-2014 (in Russian). Russian Football Union. 2 June 2014.
  6. ^ "Состав сборной России на Турцию и Чехию" (in Russian). Russian Football Union. 27 August 2018.

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