Footballer of the Year in Russia (Sport-Express)

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Footballer of the Year in Russia is an annual award given by Sport-Express daily to the Russian Premier League player of the season. The title is awarded according to the results of a poll conducted by the newspaper. 11 players of each Premier League club are polled.

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Brazilian Daniel Carvalho became the first foreign player to win the award in 2005.

List of winners

YearWinnerClub
1991 Flag of Russia (1991-1993).svg Igor Korneev CSKA Moscow
1992 Flag of Russia (1991-1993).svg Igor Ledyakhov Spartak Moscow
1993 Flag of Russia (1991-1993).svg Viktor Onopko Spartak Moscow
1994 Flag of Russia.svg Igor Simutenkov Dynamo Moscow
1995 Flag of Russia.svg Ilya Tsymbalar Spartak Moscow
1996 Flag of Russia.svg Andrey Tikhonov Spartak Moscow
1997 Flag of Russia.svg Dmitri Alenichev Spartak Moscow
1998 Flag of Russia.svg Yegor Titov Spartak Moscow
1999 Flag of Russia.svg Alexei Smertin Lokomotiv Moscow
2000 Flag of Russia.svg Yegor Titov Spartak Moscow
2001 Flag of Russia.svg Ruslan Nigmatullin Lokomotiv Moscow
2002 Flag of Russia.svg Dmitri Loskov Lokomotiv Moscow
2003 Flag of Russia.svg Dmitri Loskov Lokomotiv Moscow
2004 Flag of Russia.svg Dmitri Sychev Lokomotiv Moscow
2005 Flag of Brazil.svg Daniel Carvalho CSKA Moscow
2006 Flag of Russia.svg Andrei Arshavin Zenit Saint Petersburg
2007 Flag of Russia.svg Konstantin Zyryanov Zenit Saint Petersburg
2008 Flag of Brazil.svg Vágner Love CSKA Moscow
2009 Flag of Argentina.svg Alejandro Domínguez Rubin Kazan
2010 Flag of Portugal.svg Danny Zenit Saint Petersburg
2011 Flag of Cote d'Ivoire.svg Seydou Doumbia CSKA Moscow
2012–13 Flag of Russia.svg Igor Akinfeev CSKA Moscow
2013–14 No voting
2014–15 Flag of Brazil.svg Hulk Zenit Saint Petersburg
2015–16 Flag of Russia.svg Fyodor Smolov Krasnodar
2016–17 Flag of Russia.svg Fyodor Smolov Krasnodar
2017–18 Flag of Russia.svg Fyodor Smolov Krasnodar
2018–19 Flag of Russia.svg Artem Dzyuba Zenit Saint Petersburg
2019–20 Flag of Russia.svg Artem Dzyuba Zenit Saint Petersburg

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