Avua-Siav Leo Nelson

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Leo Nelson
Personal information
Full name Avua-Siav Leo Tomovich Nelson
Date of birth (1980-08-08) August 8, 1980 (age 33)
Place of birth Moscow, Russian SFSR
Height 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position Defensive Midfielder
Club information
Current club retired
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1998 FC Torpedo-2 Moscow 11 (0)
2000 FC Spartak Tambov 6 (1)
2000 FC Metallurg Lipetsk 7 (0)
2001 FC Zhenis 30 (7)
2003 FC Vidnoye 24 (1)
2004 FC Gazovik Orenburg 31 (4)
2005 FC Gomel 12 (0)
2005-2007 FC Nara-Desna Naro-Fominsk 52 (4)
2007-2008 FC Torpedo-RG Moscow 35 (1)
2009 FC Ryazan 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 20:29, 29 October 2009 (UTC).
† Appearances (Goals).

Avua-Siav Leo Tomovich Nelson or simply Leo Nelson (Russian: Авуа-Сиав Лео Томович Нельсон; born August 8, 1980 in Moscow) is a Russian retired professional footballer, he last played for FC Ryazan.

International career[edit]

He was the first player of African descent to represent Russia internationally on any level (he played for the Under-19 national team).[1]

Personal life[edit]

His father is from Ghana and his mother is Russian.[2]

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