Roman Shirokov

Born: July 6, 1981 (age 36)

Height: 6'0" (183cm)

Hometown: Dedovsk, Soviet Union
Nationality: Russia Russian

Position: Midfielder
Team: CSKA Moscow (no. 15)
Career History
Senior→ 2014FC Krasnodar (loan)
2014-2016Spartak Moscow
→ 2015FC Krasnodar (loan)
2016-CSKA Moscow
Sports Mole has 24 articles about Roman Shirokov. Articles 1 to 24:
Sam Vokes of Wales in action during the International Friendly match between Wales v Ireland at the Cardiff City Stadium on August 14, 2013
Team News: Sam Vokes starts as Wales make one change against Russia
Wales bring in Burnley striker Sam Vokes to replace Hal Robson-Kanu up front against Russia.
Jun 20, 19:06
Russia's forward Artem Dzyuba (C) and teammates celebrate a goal during the friendly football match between Russia and Portugal in Krasnodar on November 14, 2015.
Result: Roman Shirokov wins it late on for Russia
Russia skipper Roman Shirokov scores a 90th-minute winner as Russia beat Portugal 1-0 in an international friendly on Saturday.
Nov 14, 16:02
Russia's midfielder Pavel Mamaev, Russia's defender Sergei Ignashevich and Russia's forward Aleksandr Kokorin celebrate their victory over Montenegro after the UEFA Euro 2016 group G qualifying football match between Russia and Montenegro at the Otkrytie
Result: Russia confirm place at Euro 2016 with 2-0 win over Montenegro in Group G
Russia earn automatic qualification into Euro 2016 in France next year as goals from Oleg Kuzmin and Aleksandr Kokorin give them a 2-0 win over Montenegro in Group G.
Oct 12, 18:51
Russia's Fedor Smolov celebrates after scoring his team's fifth goal during the Euro 2016 qualifying football match between Liechtenstein and Russia at the Rheintal stadium in Vaduz on September 8, 2015
Result: Russia beat Liechtenstein to move second in Group G
Artem Dzyuba scores four goals as Russia thrash Liechtenstein to move second in Group G.
Sep 8, 21:36
CSKA Moscow manager Leonid Slutski arrives for the UEFA Champions League football match between Manchester City and CSKA Moscow at The Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England, on November 5, 2013
Result: Russia close gap on Sweden in Group G with three points
Russia win their first game of the Leonid Slutsky era and close the gap to Sweden in Group G to just one point.
Sep 5, 18:54
Players leave the pitch as the referee suspends the Euro 2016 group G qualifying football match between Montenegro and Russia at the City stadium in Podgorica on March 27, 2015
Montenegro, Russia game postponed
Montenegro's Euro 2016 qualifier with Russia is abandoned after incidents of crowd trouble and an on-the-field melee between players.
Mar 27, 22:30
Salvatore Bocchetti of FC Spartak Moscow during the Russian Premier League match between FC Spartak Moscow and FC Lokomotiv Moscow at the Arena Otkritie Stadium on October 26, 2014
AC Milan sign Salvatore Bocchetti
Italian defender Salvatore Bocchetti leaves Spartak Moscow to join AC Milan on a six-month loan deal.
Jan 28, 16:06
Russia's head coach Fabio Capello speaks to his players during his teams friendly international football match against Serbia in Dubai's Al Wasl stadium on November 15, 2013
Preview: Russia vs. South Korea
Sports Mole runs the rule over the World Cup Group H match between Russia and South Korea in Cuiaba.
Jun 15, 19:05
Russia's national football team player Roman Shirokov during a training session in Moscow on May 22, 2012
Russia captain Roman Shirokov ruled out of World Cup
Russia captain Roman Shirokov is ruled out of the World Cup after undergoing surgery for an ongoing Achilles tendon problem.
Jun 6, 20:33
Japan national team player Keisuke Honda looks on during training ahead of their international friendly match against Serbia at stadium Karadjordje on October 10, 2013
Five outsiders to watch at 2014 World Cup
Sports Mole looks at five outsiders who will be good to watch at the 2014 World Cup.
Oct 18, 11:56
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Video: Zenit St Petersburg vs. Anzhi Makhachkala highlights
Watch the action from Zenit St Petersburg's 3-0 win over Anzhi Makhachkala, including goals for Roman Shirokov, Hulk and Cristian Ansaldi.
Aug 17, 20:36
Russia manager Fabio Capello during a training session on June 6, 2013
Live Commentary: Northern Ireland 1-0 Russia - as it happened
Relive Northern Ireland's famous win over Russia in a rearranged World Cup qualifier with Sports Mole's minute-by-minute text commentary.
Aug 14, 19:00
Portugal's Helder Postiga celebrates after scoring against Russia during the World Cup qualifying match on June 7, 2013
Result: Helder Postiga strike earns Portugal win over Russia to move top of Group F
Helder Postiga's ninth-minute strike moves Portugal above Russia to first place in Group F following their qualifying game win.
Jun 7, 23:15
Teammates congratulate Brazil player Fred after scoring against England on February 6, 2013
Result: Late Fred goal rescues draw for Brazil
Fred scores in the 93rd minute to rescue a 1-1 draw for Brazil against Russia in their international friendly this evening.
Mar 25, 21:25
Teammates congratulate Brazil player Fred after scoring against England on February 6, 2013
Live Commentary: Brazil 1-1 Russia - as it happened
Sports Mole's minute-by-minute commentary of Brazil's 1-1 draw with Russia at Stamford Bridge.
Mar 25, 19:00
Axel Witsel
Result: 10-man Basel sneak past Zenit St Petersburg
10-man Basel become the first team to reach the quarter-finals of this season's Europa League, as a 1-0 defeat away to Zenit St Petersburg sees the Swiss champions progress 2-1 on aggregate.
Mar 14, 19:08
Christian Abbiati
Result: Zenit St. Petersburg 2-3 AC Milan
Tomas Hubocan puts through his own net to give AC Milan all three points from their trip to Zenit St. Petersburg.
Oct 3, 18:52
Kevin-Prince Boateng
Half-Time Report: Zenit St. Petersburg 1-2 AC Milan
AC Milan score twice in three minutes to lead Zenit St. Petersburg 2-1 at the interval of their Champions League Group C clash.
Oct 3, 17:47
Fabio Capello
Result: Russia 2-0 Northern Ireland
Goals from Viktor Fayzulin and Roman Shirokov give Russia a comfortable home win over Northern Ireland in Fabio Capello's first competitive game in charge.
Sep 7, 18:26
Andrey Arshavin
In Pictures: Euro 2012 - Russia 4-1 Czech Republic
A selection of photos from this evening's match on the first day of Euro 2012, where Russia thrashed Czech Republic in a 4-1 win.
Jun 9, 00:18
Dick Advocaat
Dick Advocaat: We are quite happy
Russia coach Dick Advocaat admits that he is happy with his team's performance after they beat the Czech Republic 4-1 on the opening night of Euro 2012.
Jun 8, 23:40
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Zenit St Petersburg clinch Russian Premier League title
Zenit St Petersburg retain the Russian Premier League title after a 2-1 win over Dinamo Moscow.
Apr 28, 20:57
Champions League trophy
Result: Zenit 3-2 Benfica
Roman Shirokov nets a rare brace as Zenit sneak ahead of Benfica in the first leg of their Champions League last-16 tie.
Feb 15, 19:08
Luciano Spalletti
Result: Zenit 3-1 FC Porto
Roman Shirokov scores twice as Zenit come from a goal down to defeat FC Porto 3-1 this evening.
Sep 28, 18:55