Playing for Lokomotiv in 2013
|Full name||Aleksei Andreyevich Miranchuk|
|Date of birth||17 October 1995|
|Place of birth||Slavyansk-na-Kubani, Russia|
|Height||1.77 m (5 ft 9 1⁄2 in)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 27 July 2015.
Born in Slavyansk-na-Kubani, Miranchuk started playing football in his hometown football school "Olymp". Then, he and his twin brother Anton arrived in Moscow, joining the youth ranks of Spartak Moscow. However, they did not last long in this club, being expelled because of their insufficient physical abilities.
Then, the twin brothers were spotted by the managers of Lokomotiv Moscow, who invited them to join the club. Aleksei won three titles of Russian League in his age category and scored a goal in the final twice. In October 2012, he became MVP of the Russian Football Union cup.
He made his debut for the Russia national football team on 7 June 2015 in a friendly against Belarus at the Arena Khimki, replacing Yuri Zhirkov in the 71st minute and scoring Russia's third of a 4–2 victory twelve minutes later.
- Lokomotiv Moscow
- As of 31 May 2015
- (Russian) Profile at Russian Football Premier League site
- (Russian) Profile at FC Lokomotiv Moscow site
- "Player profile".
- "Match report". 20 April 2013.
- "Match report". 5 May 2013.
- "Алексей Миранчук – лучший игрок «Локомотива» в апреле!" (in Russian). FC Lokomotiv Moscow. 5 May 2015.
- Алексей Миранчук – лучший игрок «Локомотива» в мае (in Russian). FC Lokomotiv Moscow. 3 June 2015.
- Сейду Думбия - лучший игрок СОГАЗ-Чемпионата России (in Russian). Russian Football Union. 7 June 2014.
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