A youth product of Real Madrid, Denis Cheryshev is a Russian footballer; currently signed with Valencia CF. Making his senior debut in 2009, he has since been playing as a left winger in different competitions. Also a regular on the Russian national team, he helped his team reach the quarter finals by scoring four goals in 2018 World Cup.
Andrey Arshavin is a Russian former football player who helped Zenit Saint Petersburg win several trophies, such as the League Cup, Russian Premier League, UEFA Cup, Russian Super Cup, and the UEFA Super Cup. He was also an important player for the Russian national football team and helped the team reach the semi-final of UEFA Euro 2008.
Boris Borisovich Rotenberg is a footballer known for winning the Russian Premier League when he was playing for Lokomotiv Moscow. He is also a two-time Russian Cup winner. Rotenberg's place in clubs like Lokomotiv has been questioned by media outlets and the coaches of these teams have been accused of giving in to the pressure exerted by his wealthy family.