Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Profile: Igor Vladimirovich Akinfeev - Russian National Team and CSKA Moscow GoalKeeper 

<<Игорь Влади́мирович Акинфе́ев>>







POSITION: Goalkeeper             POB: Russia
HEIGHT: 6'0" (1.85m)        DOB: April 8, 1986
WEIGHT: 150 lbs (68 kg)                 AGE: 28 

Igor Akinfeev was born on 8 April 1986 in the town of Vidnoye in Moscow Oblast. When he was 4 years old his father sent him to the Sports school of CSKA. He has been a goalkeeper since his second training. As a member of the junior CSKA Moscow team he won the Russian Junior Championship in 2002, in the same year he graduated from the CSKA Football Academy.A full international for Russia since 2004, he has earned over 75 caps and has been selected in their squads for three European Championships and the 2014 FIFA World Cup.





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