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Denis Polyakov

Published: Sunday 8 May 2011, 20.35CET
Published: Sunday 8 May 2011, 20.35CET

Denis Polyakov


Clubs: FC Shakhtyor Soligorsk

Under-21 debut: 0-1 v Turkey (09/02/2011)

Senior international debut: 4-0 v Oman (17/11/2010)

• One of the younger members of the Belarus squad at the 2011 U21 finals, he turned 20 in April 2011.

• A regular at Shakhtyor since the start of the 2010 season, he went into the finals with 40 league appearances to his name, and was a losing finalist at the 2011 Commonwealth Cup, the friendly tournament that brings together clubs from the former Soviet Union, missing a penalty as his side lost 6-5 to FC İnter Bakı on spot kicks.

• Made his senior international debut when he was just 19, coming on for the final 15 minutes of a 4-0 friendly victory against Oman, but did not feature in the U21 qualifying campaign.

Last updated: 16/10/12 3.01CET

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