Full name in native alphabet: გიორგი აბუაშვილი
Date of birth: 08/02/2003 (17 years old)
Place of birth: Tbilisi (Georgia)
Youth career: Dinamo Tbilisi
Current club: Dinamo Tbilisi
Squad number: 26
Current national team: Georgia U-17
Position: attacking midfielder, winger
Preferred foot: right
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): 300.000 €
Tournaments participated in: —
Contract until: unknown
Player’s agent: unknown
Transfer rumours: —
Similar type of player: Philippe Coutinho
– pace and acceleration
– ball control
– first touch
Style of play:
– advanced playmaker
– can also play as a winger thanks to his pace and dribbling skills
– creative player with great technique on the ball, mobility, acceleration skills, fast direction shifts, short-dribbling, and good short-mid through passing ability
– likes to be fielded in a free role as an attacking midfielder, where he is given space to roam the pitch
– superb coordination, agility, and balance
– good vision and decision making for a player of his age
– likes to dribble
– likes to shoot from distance
– confident, dynamic and very positive with the ball
– likes to attack from the wing
– superb off the ball intelligence to recognize spaces where to receive/run into
– possesses good mid-range and long-range shooting skills
– displays a natural technique to take fast decisions in tight spaces/under pressure
– excellent balance and changes of pace
– able to dribble and make combinations with his teammates at top speed
– known for his “quick feet”, speed of movement and close control
– extremely dangerous on the counter thanks to his electric pace and acceleration
– good ambidexterity using his left weaker foot
Abuashvili with a great run and superb finish from outside the penalty area.
Abuashvili with a great solo run – he dribbles past two players and scores with a smart finish.
He is best suited to playing as:
Attacking midfielder in 4-2-3-1.
Ervonuli Liga 2019 champion with Dinamo.
League summary (as for 1 May 2020):
Ervonuli Liga 2019: 1 game/0 goals (Dinamo)
Giorgi Abuashvili is a product of Dinamo Tbilisi youth academy. He is a part of the new wave of highly talented Georgian players which includes, among others Giorgi Arabidze, Irakli Azarovi, Georgi Chakvetadze, Luka Lakvekheliani, Giorgi Kutsia, Nika Ninua, Vato Arveladze, Zurab Davitashvili, and Khvicha Kvaratskhelia. Abuashvili made his professional debut for Dinamo on 16 June 2019 in a league fixture against WIT Georgia. Currently, he is also the captain and leader of Georgia U-17 national team.
Football Talent Scout potential rating:
First team material in a top European club.