Radimov coaching Zenit-2 in 2015
Vladislav Nikolayevich Radimov
Date of birth
(1975-11-26) 26 November 1975 (age 41)
Place of birth
1.82 m (5 ft 11 1⁄2 in)
FC Zenit-2 St. Petersburg (manager)
Smena-Saturn Saint Petersburg
→ Dynamo Moscow (loan)
Krylia Sovetov Samara
Zenit St. Petersburg
FC Zenit St. Petersburg (director)
FC Zenit St. Petersburg (assistant)
FC Zenit-2 St. Petersburg
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 22:12, 25 July 2008 (UTC).
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 22:12, 25 July 2008 (UTC)
This name uses Eastern Slavic naming customs; the patronymic is Nikolayevich and the family name is Radimov.
Vladislav Nikolayevich Radimov (Russian: Владисла́в Никола́евич Ради́мов; IPA: [vlədʲɪˈslaf nʲɪkɐˈlaɪvʲɪtɕ rɐˈdʲiməf]; born 26 November 1975 in Saint Petersburg, then Leningrad) is a retired association footballer who played midfielder. Currently, he works as a manager with FC Zenit-2 St. Petersburg. He was previously the captain of FC Zenit Saint Petersburg and is a former Russian international player. He was a right-sided midfielder or playmaker. At Zenit Saint Petersburg he often played a free playing holding midfielder (like a deep lying playmaker) or a central midfielder.
As a child, Radimov attended fencing school, but at the age of 9 left it for the Smena football school. He did not receive much attention from the Saint Petersburg clubs, and in 1992 he appeared in only one match for the Second Division team Smena-Saturn. In June 1992 he moved to Moscow to play for the reserve team of CSKA Moscow. Radimov debuted for the first team of CSKA on 30 July 1992 when a number of players did not fly to an away match against Okean Nakhodka.
In 1994 Radimov became a first-team regular for CSKA, and was first capped for the national team in a friendly against Austria. In 1994 he was named the best new pl