Anton Miranchuk facts for kids
Miranchuk with Lokomotiv Moscow in 2019
|Date of birth||17 October 1995|
|Place of birth||Slavyansk-na-Kubani, Russia|
|Playing position||Left winger
|Current club||Lokomotiv Moscow|
|2016||→ Levadia Tallinn (loan)||30||(14)|
† Appearances (Goals).
Anton Andreyevich Miranchuk (Russian: Антон Андреевич Миранчук; IPA: [ɐnˈton ɐnˈdrʲe(j)ɪvʲɪtɕ mʲɪrɐnˈtɕuk]; born 17 October 1995) is a Russian professional footballer who plays as a left winger or attacking midfielder for Lokomotiv Moscow and the Russia national team.
Born in Slavyansk-na-Kubani, Miranchuk joined Spartak Moscow from his hometown football school Olymp. He was dismissed from the club because of weak physical abilities. After that, he and his twin brother Aleksei moved to Lokomotiv Moscow.
Loan to Levadia
On 2 February 2016, Miranchuk was sent on loan to Estonian club Levadia Tallinn. He made his debut for the new team on 2 April 2016, in a 1–1 home draw with Nõmme Kalju. On 30 June 2016, Miranchuk made his debut in UEFA Europa League, in a 1–1 draw with Faroese side HB in a first qualifying round. By the end of 2016 Meistriliiga season, he scored 14 goals.
Return to Lokomotiv Moscow
Miranchuk made his debut in the Russian Premier League for Lokomotiv Moscow on 9 April 2017 in a game against FC Rostov. On 24 October 2018, he scored his first UEFA Champions League goal in a 3–1 home defeat against Porto in the 2018–19 season. On 27 October 2020, he scored a goal in a 1–2 home defeat against Bayern Munich in the 2020–21 UEFA Champions League. He scored again on 3 November against Atlético Madrid in the same competition.
On 11 May 2018, he was included in Russia's extended 2018 FIFA World Cup squad. On 3 June 2018, he was included in the finalized World Cup squad. He did not make any appearances at the tournament as Russia was eliminated by Croatia in the quarterfinal shoot-out.
|Lokomotiv Moscow||2013–14||Russian Premier League||0||0||1||0||—||—||1||0|
|2014–15||Russian Premier League||0||0||0||0||0||0||—||0||0|
|2015–16||Russian Premier League||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|2016–17||Russian Premier League||3||0||0||0||—||—||3||0|
|2017–18||Russian Premier League||29||4||1||0||10||1||1||0||41||5|
|2018–19||Russian Premier League||26||11||7||4||6||1||1||0||40||16|
|2019–20||Russian Premier League||17||3||0||0||1||0||1||0||19||3|
|2020–21||Russian Premier League||23||4||2||0||6||3||1||0||32||7|
|2021–22||Russian Premier League||9||1||0||0||0||0||1||0||10||1|
|2022–23||Russian Premier League||5||2||0||0||—||—||5||2|
|Levadia Tallinn (loan)||2016||Meistriliiga||30||14||1||0||4||1||—||35||15|
- Scores and results list Russia's goal tally first, score column indicates score after each Miranchuk goal.
|1||8 June 2019||Mordovia Arena, Saransk, Russia||San Marino||4–0||9–0||UEFA Euro 2020 qualification|
|2||6 September 2020||Puskás Aréna, Budapest, Hungary||Hungary||1–0||3–2||2020–21 UEFA Nations League B|
|3||11 October 2020||VTB Arena, Moscow, Russia||Turkey||1–0||1–1||2020–21 UEFA Nations League B|
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