Maksim Medvedev

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Maksim Medvedev
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Personal information
Full name Maksim Borisovich Medvedev
Date of birth (1989-09-29) 29 September 1989 (age 27)
Place of birth Baku, Azerbaijan SSR
Height 1.80[1] m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Qarabağ FK
Number 5
Youth career
2004–2006 Qarabağ FK 2
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2006– Qarabağ FK 226 (8)
National team
2005–2006 Azerbaijan U17 3 (0)
2006–2008 Azerbaijan U19 9 (0)
2008–2009 Azerbaijan U21 6 (0)
2009– Azerbaijan 38 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11 October 2016.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 8 October 2016

Maksim Medvedev (born 29 September 1989) is an Azerbaijani defender of Russian descent playing currently for Qarabağ FK.[2] Medvedev is also an Azerbaijan international, having won his first full cap in 2009, he became the vice-captain in 2016.

Club career[edit]

FK Qarabağ[edit]

Born in Baku, Azerbaijan SSR (in present-day - Azerbaijan), Medvedev was a product of the Qarabağ FK youth system, by becoming one of the talented players in country.[3]

International career[edit]

Medvedev made his Azerbaijan under-21 debut in 2008, having previously played for under-17 and under-19 teams.[4]

He became a regular starter for Azerbaijan during World Cup 2010 qualifying games after Qarabağ FK's successful Europa League campaign in 2009.[5][6] On June 3, 2016 Medvedev lead Azerbaijani national team against Canada as a team captain. He scored his first international goal on October 8, 2016 against Norway, securing a 1-0 victory for his team.

Career statistics[edit]

Club[edit]

As of 11 October 2016 [7][8]
Club performance League Azerbaijan Cup Europe Total
Season Club League Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
2006-07 Qarabağ APL 11 0 11 0
2007-08 18 0 18 0
2008-09 20 0 20 0
2009-10 26 0 2 0 5 0 33 0
2010-11 18 0 1 0 7 0 26 0
2011-12 25 2 5 0 6 0 36 2
2012-13 24 1 3 0 27 1
2013-14 32 2 3 0 8 0 43 2
2014-15 23 1 6 1 9 0 38 2
2015-16 26 0 4 0 8 0 38 0
2016-17 3 2 0 0 8 0 11 2
Career total 226 8 24 1 51 0 299 9

International[edit]

Azerbaijan national team
Year Apps Goals
2009 3 0
2010 8 0
2011 1 0
2012 6 0
2013 7 0
2014 3 0
2015 5 0
2016 5 1
Total 38 1

Statistics accurate as of match played 8 October 2016[8]

International goals[edit]

Scores and results list Azerbaijan's goal tally first.[8]
No Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 8 October 2016 Baku National Stadium, Baku, Azerbaijan  Norway 1–0 1–0 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification

Honours[edit]

Qarabağ

References[edit]

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