Roman Shirokov

  • Injured Russia captain Roman Shirokov to miss football World Cup June 6, 2014

    Moscow: Injured Russia captain Roman Shirokov has been ruled out of the World Cup after his team beat Morocco 20 in their final pretournament friendly on Friday. The Zenit St. Petersburg midfielder has missed all three of Russia's World Cup warmup games. Russia coach Fabio Capello said Shirokov will go to...
  • Shirokov scores late as Zenit beat Benfica 32 February 16, 2012

    St. Petersburg: Roman Shirokov scored his second goal of the game in the 89th minute as Zenit St. Petersburg beat Benfica 32 in the first leg of their roundof16 matchup in the Champions League on Wednesday. Maxi Pereira put Benfica ahead in the 20th, tapping the ball in after secondchoice goalkeeper...