Do you know about the football player Igor Akinfeev? Who is he dating or is he married? What’s his current market value? Know about his age, early life and his journey to football in this short wiki we have prepared for you.
Caption: Igor Akinfeev
Igor Vladimirovich Akinfeev is a professional football player who plays for the Russian national football team as well as for the club CSKA Moscow as a goalkeeper.
Born on 8 April 1986 in a town named Vidnoye if Moscow, Akinfeev started playing football at the age of 4. His parents are Vladimir Akinfeev (father) and Irina Akinfeev (mother). Igor along with his sibling Yevgeny Akinfeev and parents grew up in the oblast.
At the age of 4, his father admitted him to sports school of CSKA. Akinfeev was chosen as a goalkeeper since his second training. At just the age of 16, Akinfeev made his professional debut for CSKA Moscow in the game against FC Krylia Sovetov Samara. Since 2003, Akinfeev has been in the club till now and he was promoted to captain of the team in 2011. Rated as one of the best players in all Europe, Akinfeev is awarded in many titles/awards like ‘Russian Footballer of the Year’ and Zvezda trophy.
Speaking of his international career, Akinfeev made his debut for the national team in a friendly match against Norway. His competitive debut was on 30 March 2005 in the 2006 FIFA World Cup qualifier. But Akinfeev suffered a knee injury and his career hit the brakes for over 6 months. After returning to the field, he was finalized for the UEFA Euro 2012 squad and also for the 2014 FIFA World Cup squad. Akinfeev was also selected as the captain for Russia’s 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup where he won his 100th cap or the national team. Akinfeev is also the captain of Russia’s current squad who was called up for the friendly games against Argentina on 11 November 2017 and Spain on 14 November 2017.
Know about his market value and his physical attributes. Is he single, married or dating someone?
Standing at a height of 186 cm, this 31 years old athlete belongs to white ethnicity. He has a current market value of € 1000 million. Igor is very much successful in his professional life and so is he in his personal life. Igor is married to his wife whose name is Ekaterina Akinfeeva and this couple is blessed with a son named Daniil Akinfeeva.
Caption: Igor and his wife
How can I be in touch with his daily life? Is he active on social networking sites?
In contrary to most of the athletes, Akinfeev isn’t very much active on social networking sites. He has very fewer followers on his social media pages like Instagram. Even so, he is very enthusiastic about receiving feedback from his fans and followers. He loves his supporters and his fans love him. So if you also want to be a part of his social life, just click the links given below to visit his social media sites.
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