Dmitri Kuznetsov (footballer, born 1965)

Dmitri Viktorovich Kuznetsov (Russian: Дмитрий Викторович Кузнецов; born 28 August 1965) is an association football coach and a former player.

Dmitri Kuznetsov
Personal information
Full name Dmitri Viktorovich Kuznetsov
Date of birth (1965-08-28) 28 August 1965 (age 55)
Place of birth Moscow, Soviet Union
Height 1.79 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position(s) Defender/Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1982–1983 Youth Torpedo Moscow 26 (1)
1984–1991 CSKA Moscow 254 (43)
1991–1992 Espanyol 13 (4)
1992 CSKA Moscow 7 (5)
1992–1995 Espanyol 70 (6)
1995 Lleida 14 (2)
1995–1997 Deportivo Alavés 33 (3)
1997 Osasuna 30 (5)
1997–1998 CSKA Moscow 30 (1)
1998 Arsenal Tula 18 (1)
1999 Nizhny Novgorod 25 (4)
2000–2001 Sokol Saratov 36 (2)
2002 Torpedo Moscow 14 (1)
2002 Volgar 13 (0)
Total 583 (78)
National team
1990–1991 USSR 12 (2)
1992 CIS 8 (0)
1994 Russia 8 (0)
Teams managed
2004 FC Norilsky Nikel Norilsk
2005 FC LUKoil Chelyabinsk
2007–2008 FC Nizhny Novgorod
2014–2017 FC Rubin Kazan (assistant)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

During his club career he played for CSKA Moscow, RCD Espanyol, UE Lleida, Deportivo Alavés and CA Osasuna. He earned 28 caps and scored 2 goals for USSR, CIS and Russia from 1990 to 1994, and played in the 1992 UEFA European Football Championship and the 1994 FIFA World Cup. In 2009, he was part of the Russia squad that won the 2009 Legends Cup.

He played 2 games in the European Cup Winners' Cup 1991–92 for PFC CSKA Moscow.

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