Ryazantsev with Russia in 2015
|Full name||Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Ryazantsev|
|Date of birth||5 September 1986|
|Place of birth||Moscow, Soviet Union|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|Zenit Saint Petersburg|
|2014–||Zenit Saint Petersburg||38||(1)|
|2016||→ Ural Sverdlovsk Oblast (loan)||11||(0)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 21 May 2016.
Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Ryazantsev (Russian: Александр Александрович Рязанцев, born 5 September 1986 in Moscow) is a Russian footballer who plays as a winger or attacking midfielder for Zenit St. Petersburg. He scored the first goal for Rubin Kazan on 20 October 2009, a thunderous 30-yard strike in their shock 2–1 away victory at the Camp Nou against Barcelona in an Champions League group stage match. The goal against Barcelona was described as a "heavenly thunderbolt" by many of his teammates and was remembered as one of the goals of the tournament.
From January 2003 to December 2005, Ryazantsev played for FC Moscow, formerly known as FC Torpedo-Metallurg Moscow, of the Russian Premier League. He made his professional debut on 19 April 2004 in a 2–1 home wins against Krasnodar. He appeared in 2 matches for the team.
Ryazantsev signed for Rubin Kazan before the start of the 2006 Premier League season.His first appearance was as a substitute in a match against Spartak Moscow. He appeared in the starting lineup in the home match against Krasnodar and managed to score a goal. He was also a starter when the team won the 2007 Russian Premier League. In 2008 Russian Premier League Ryazantsev brought his team into champions Rubin Kazan in the Russian Premier League in 2008, he appeared 22 times and scored 1 goal and 3 assists.
In Match Day Fourth UEFA Champions League 2009 Barcelona vs Rubin Kazan in Nou Camp. Barcelona immediately initiating the attack but Barcelona made ??shock as long-range shot Ryazantsev and now GOAL.He scored the first goal for Rubin Kazan on October 20, 2009, a thunderous 30-yard strike in their shock 2–1 away victory at the Camp Nou against Barcelona in an Champions League group stage match. The goal against Barcelona was described as a "heavenly thunderbolt" by many of his teammates and was remembered as one of the goals of the tournament.
In Match Day One UEFA Europa League 2012-2013 Inter Milan vs Rubin Kazan in Stadio Giuseppe Meazza Ryazantsev scored, a penalty when Nacho pushed over Handanovic and the ball rebounds immediately struck Ryazantsev and goals, but the outcome of the match ended 2-2. In match day three UEFA Europa League 2012-2013 Rubin Kazan vs Partizan in Central Stadium. Ryazantsev scored, when receiving feedback Karadeniz, and Rubin was a 2-0 Win in the match.
In Match Day One UEFA Europa League 2013-2014 Maribor vs Rubin Kazan in Ljudski vrt Ryazantsev scored in minute 90 +4, capitalize on mistakes by the defense Ryazantsev directs the ball straight shot to the right corner of the goal. The goal was his third goal in the Europa League stage. Rubin was 5-2 win over Maribor. In match day three UEFA Europa League 2013-2014 Rubin Kazan vs Zulte Waregem in Central Stadium. Ryazantsev scored, receiving feedback breakthrough from Nacho, Ryazantsev calmly directed the ball straight shot into the left corner of the goal. The goal was his fourth goal in the Europa League stage. Rubin was 4-0 win over Zulte Waregem.
Zenit Saint Petersburg
Aleksandr Ryazantsev took little persuading to join Zenit Saint Petersburg on a free transfer from Rubin Kazan, saying the league leaders' offer "was the most interesting one". Players who have this terrible cannonball said he was happy to be joining with Zenit. Ryazantsev signed for Zenit Saint Petersburg. On 30 January 2014 Ryazantsev played a friendly match Zenit Saint Petersburg vs Shakhtar Donetsk, he scored with a penalty kick and brought Rubin Kazan Win 1-0 at Donbass Arena.
Ural Sverdlovsk Oblast
Ryazantsev was originally called up for Russian national team for an friendly against Belgium on 17 November 2010. He was not included in the final squad preparing for the game. On 7 June 2011, he made his debut for Russia in a friendly against Cameroon.
- As of 21 May 2016
|Zenit St. Petersburg||2013–14||7||0||1||0||0||0||0||0||0||7||0||1|
|FK Ural Sverdlovskaya Oblast (loan)||2015–16||11||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||11||0||0|
- Rubin Kazan
- Russian Football Premier League (2): 2008, 2009
- Russian Super Cup Runner-up (1): 2009
- Russian Super Cup (2): 2010, 2012
- Russian Cup Runner-up (1): 2009
- Russian Cup (1): 2012
- Zenit Saint Petersburg