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Dmitri Popov

For other people named Dmitri Popov, see Dmitri Popov (disambiguation).
Dmitri Popov
Personal information
Full nameDmitri Lvovich Popov
Date of birth (1969-02-27) 27 February 1969 (age 45)
Place of birthYaroslavl, Soviet Union
Height1.74 m (5 ft 8 12 in)
Playing positionMidfielder
Youth career
FC Shinnik
Senior career*
1984–1989FC Shinnik129(11)
1989–1993Spartak Moscow78(7)
1993–1996Racing Santander98(21)
2000Maccabi Tel Aviv4(0)
National team
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* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Dmitri Lvovich Popov (Russian: Дмитрий Львович Попов; born 27 February 1967 in Yaroslavl) is a Russian retired footballer who played as a left midfielder. He is currently the director of sports for FC Spartak Moscow.

Football career

Popov started playing professionally at local FC Shinnik Yaroslavl, then signed with country giants FC Spartak Moscow.

In 1993, he moved to Spain alongside teammate Dmitri Radchenko, and would spend there the following six 1/2 years, with Racing de Santander (in 1995–96, he teamed up there with compatriot Ilshat Faizulin), SD Compostela and CD Toledo. In January 2000, he joined Israel's Maccabi Tel Aviv FC, retiring at the end of the season.

Popov returned to Spartak Moscow in 2008, as its director of football. He obtained 21 caps and scored four goals for the Russia national football team, and was part of the national squad at the 1994 FIFA World Cup. In 2009, he played in the national team that won the Legends Cup.


External links

  • RussiaTeam biography and profile (Russian)
  • BDFutbol profile
  • Dmitri Popov at

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