Footballer of the Year in Russia (Futbol)
Footballer of the Year in Russia is an annual award given by Futbol weekly to the Russian Premier League player of the season. The title is awarded according to the results of a poll conducted by the newspaper. Players of each Premier League club are polled.
The award started in 1964 as Soviet Footballer of the Year until changing its name for the 1992 season.
Brazilian Daniel Carvalho became the first foreign player to win the award in 2005.
List of winners
- Soviet Footballer of the Year
- Footballer of the Year in Russia (Sport-Express), Sport-Express daily newspaper version
- The best 33 (Russia)
- "Futbol" weekly (December 2009). Алехандро Домингес – лучший игрок 2009 года (in Russian). footballarchive.ru. Retrieved 27 March 2012.
- gzt.ru (2010-12-22). Игрок "Зенита" Данни стал лучшим футболистом сезона-2010 по версии журналистов (in Russian). news.rambler.ru. Retrieved 27 March 2012.
- Опрос еженедельника "Футбол": Думбия лучший в 2011 году / Евро-футбол.ру (in Russian). euro-football.ru. 2011-12-29. Retrieved 27 March 2012.
- Futbol weekly official blog (Russian)