Miranchuk with Lokomotiv in 2017
|Full name||Anton Andreyevich Miranchuk|
|Date of birth||17 October 1995|
|Place of birth||Slavyansk-na-Kubani, Russia|
|Height||1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|2016||→ Levadia Tallinn (loan)||30||(14)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22 November 2019|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 9 September 2019
Anton Andreyevich Miranchuk (Russian: Антон Андреевич Миранчук, IPA: [ɐnˈton ɐnˈdrʲe(j)ɪvʲɪtɕ mʲɪrɐnˈtɕuk]; born 17 October 1995) is a Russian professional football player who plays as a centre midfielder 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 and became the best goalscorer of his team in the league.
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.
- As of 8 June 2019 (Russia score listed 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|
- As of 24 August 2019
|Levadia Tallinn (loan)||2016||30||14||1||0||4||1||–||35||15|
- As of 11 June 2019
- Lokomotiv Moscow
He is an identical twin brother of Russian national and Lokomotiv teammate Aleksei Miranchuk.
- "2018 FIFA World Cup: List of players" (PDF). FIFA. 17 June 2018. p. 24.
- "Антон Андреевич МИРАНЧУК" (in Russian). FC Lokomotiv Moscow. Retrieved 28 January 2018.
- "Матч Ротор (Волгоград) vs Локомотив (Москва)" (in Russian). FC Lokomotiv Moscow. 30 October 2013. Retrieved 28 January 2018.
- "Game Report by RFPL". Russian Premier League. 9 April 2017.
- "Антон Миранчук - в "Левадии"". FC Lokomotiv Moscow. 2 February 2016. Retrieved 28 January 2018.
- "FCI LEVADIA VS. NÕMME KALJU 1 - 1". Soccerway. 2 April 2016. Retrieved 28 January 2018.
- "ФК ЛЕВАДИЯ СЫГРАЛА В НИЧЬЮ ПРОТИВ КОМАНДЫ HB TÓRSHAVNIGA 1:1" (in Russian). FCI Levadia Tallinn. 5 July 2016. Retrieved 28 January 2018.
- Уверенно победили Корею (in Russian). Russian Football Union. 7 October 2017.
- "Расширенный состав для подготовки к Чемпионату мира" (in Russian). Russian Football Union. 11 May 2018.
- Заявка сборной России на Чемпионат мира FIFA 2018 (in Russian). Russian Football Union. 3 June 2018.
- Anton Miranchuk at Soccerway. Retrieved 4 October 2017.
- "Anton Miranchuk". National Football Teams. Benjamin Strack-Zimmerman.
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