Dmitri Vasilyev (footballer, born 1977)

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Dmitri Vasilyev
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Personal information
Full name Dmitri Vladimirovich Vasilyev
Date of birth (1977-03-25) 25 March 1977 (age 40)
Place of birth Leningrad, Russian SFSR
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Youth career
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1996–2000 FC Lokomotiv St. Petersburg 123 (10)
2000–2005 FC Shinnik Yaroslavl 94 (6)
2005–2008 FC Rubin Kazan 39 (2)
2008 FC Shinnik Yaroslavl 0 (0)
National team
2003 Russia 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Dmitri Vladimirovich Vasilyev (Russian: Дмитрий Владимирович Васильев) (born 25 March 1977 in Leningrad) is a retired Russian football player. Unable to recover from a string of injuries, he finished his career in 2008 aged 31.[1] He currently works as a U-9 youth coach at DYuSSh Smena-Zenit.[2]


A DYuSSh Smena graduate and a former captain of Rubin, Vasilyev is also a record holder as he is the first defender to score a hat-trick in Russian Premier League.[1] Since retiring, he briefly appeared for amateur side FC Zapad in St. Petersburg football championship, playing three games.[3]

International career[edit]

Vasilyev played his only game for the Russia on 28 August 2003 in a friendly against Israel.


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