Thus, Leuven became the author of the first Russian goals after return of football. The fate of this player is very interesting and it had a lot interesting. Although the defender is only 23 years old.

Edward was Born in January 1997 in a family of immigrants from Russia. His parents Andrew and Irene Levin (in Germany, their surname was transformed into Leven) moved to Germany from Siberia two years earlier. From Leuven there are both German and Russian citizenship.

to play football Edward was at the school, “Hattenbach”. At the age of 11 he joined the Academy of FC Kaiserslautern, where he stayed until 2015. A couple of years the player spent in the lower divisions until 2018 together with the “Nuremberg” Leven was not up to the Bundesliga. Debut in the highest League of the championship of Germany fell to 1 September 2018, when Edward came on as a substitute in a match against “Mainz”.

But six months earlier, Leven was able to return to their historical homeland – in Russia. In the media appeared information that they are interested in Spartak Moscow. The negotiations really went, but the player remained in Germany. In the summer of last year, Edward moved to Berlin “Gerta” with which he has a valid contract. For “Augsburg”, he performs on loan.

Can leaven to be in the Russian team? In theory, Yes, although he already played for the German Junior team. Last summer, he was in the squad for the European youth championship, but all the matches were left on the bench. The debut of Leuven took place in November, when he came on as a substitute in meeting the qualifying tournament of Euro-2021 against Israel and played 11 minutes.

As he said Leven, was named to the Russian national team before a home world Cup in 2018. According to the player, he refused. At the same time in the same interview, Edward admitted: he was brought up in Russian and he remained Russian in spirit. So it is possible that he will change his mind. Especially in front of him, there are examples of the same Constantine Raouche and Roman Neustadter, who have had experience playing for the German Junior team, but then decided to play for Russia.

in the coming weeks to resume the national Championships in Spain and Italy. The first of the Duo, apparently, from the quarantine will be released by the Spaniards. At least the President of “La Liga” Javier Tebas said yesterday that the likely restart of the season on June 11 major Derby between Sevilla and “betisa”.

as for the Italians, according to the country’s sports Minister Vincenzo Spadafora, “series a” may return one of the following two dates: 13 or 20 June. Previously, the majority of clubs at the meeting chose the number 13 as the date for the resumption of the championship.

We received a medical Protocol for the resumption of the season. It is very similar to the one that is matched for training. In the week to take a decision, – said Spadafora.

Between those in Belarus, the winner of the Cup of the country. They became BATE Borisov, who won in the finals, current champion of the country Brest “Dinamo” – 1:0. The only goal in extra time was scored by the male wolves. BATE in a record fourth time in history won the Cup.

Meanwhile, the prestigious British magazine FourFourTwo published its ranking of the best transfers in the history of the English Premier League (EPL). Fifteenth place was taken by the transfer of Nemanja Vidic from “Spartaka” in “Manchester United” in 2005 for seven million pounds.

the First line in the ranking is the transfer of Eric Cantons of “Leeds” in the “MU” in 1992. The three also got the transitions of Sol Campbell from Tottenham to Arsenal in 2002 and N Golo Kante of “Lester” in Chelsea in 2015. It’s interesting that the top 10 did not get the transfer of Cristiano Ronaldo to Manchester United from sporting in 2003.