Former football player Zhirkov talked about what changed in his life after his career ended 01:49

Yuri Zhirkov, former football player of the Russian national team, said that he started spending more time with his family after completing his career. “Sports Express”.

“I spend more time with my family. I spend time with my youngest son, whom I have to take to training. Sometimes I take the children to school. Nothing else. I went to study to become a coach,” said Zhirkov.

During his career, 40-year-old Zhirkov won the Russian Championship five times, the Cup six times and the country’s Super Cup six times. He won the English Premier League (EPL), the FA Cup and the FA Super Cup once with London Chelsea, and won a bronze medal at Euro 2008 with the Russian national team.

The former football player plays for CSKA, Anzhi Makhachkala, Dinamo Moscow, Zenit St. Petersburg in Russia. He played for St. Petersburg and Khimki teams near Moscow.

Zhirkov is a graduate of Spartak Tambov, where he made his debut in professional football.

Previously Zhirkov named The main challenge when training to become an instructor.

Source: Gazeta


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