With Lokomotiv in 2012
|Full name||Renat Rudolfovich Yanbayev|
|Date of birth||7 April 1984|
|Place of birth||Noginsk, USSR (now Russia)|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|Playing position||Left back|
|2001–2004||CSKA Moscow (reserves)|
|2003||→ Anzhi Makhachkala (loan)||20||(1)|
|2012||→ Zenit (loan)||11||(1)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 15 May 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
Renat Rudolfovich Yanbayev (Russian: Ренат Рудольфович Янбаев, Tatar Cyrillic: Ренат Рудольф улы Янбаев, Latin: Renat Rudolf uğlı Yanbayev; born 7 April 1984) is an association footballer who plays full-back (mostly left) for Lokomotiv Moscow. He was born to a Russian mother and Tatar father.
Yanbayev played for CSKA Moscow school and youth teams. He moved to Lokomotiv Moscow during the summer of 2007 from FC Kuban Krasnodar after featuring in 12 league games and scoring once in the 2007 Russian Premier League. Originally a left-sided midfielder, he was converted to left-back (he also can play as a right-back) in Lokomotiv Moscow. Playing for Lokomotiv Moscow, Yanbayev was called to Russian national team. In the beginning of the 2012–13 season, after the appointment of Slaven Bilić as a manager, Yanbayev lost his position in the starting XI to Andrey Yeshchenko. To gain playing time, he moved on loan to Zenit in September 2012. During winter transfer window in January 2013, when Yeshchenko departed for Anzhi, Yanbayev returned to Loko.
- As of 31 May 2014
In February 2008, he was called up to the Russia national football team.
- UEFA European Football Championship bronze medalist: 1
- 2008, Russian Federation
- "РЕНАТ ЯНБАЕВ: В "ЧЕЛСИ" ХОРОШО, А В "ЛОКОМОТИВЕ" ЛУЧШЕ." (in Russian). «Советский спорт – Футбол». 25 March 2009. Retrieved 18 November 2009.
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