U21 debut: 07.10.2006 v Ukraine
Qualifying Games: 9 – Goals: 0
• A towering central defender, strong in the air and able to fill in at right-back.
• Rose through the academy system at Dinamo.
• Began to make a regular first-team impact for his club in the 2007 season and helped them finish second in the Vysshaya Liga in 2008.