Full name in native alphabet: Захарян Арсен Норайрович
Date of birth: 26/05/2003 (17 years old)
Place of birth: Samara (Russia)
Youth career: Dynamo Moscow
Current club: Dynamo Moscow
Squad number: 47
Current national team: Russia U-18
Position: central midfielder, attacking midfielder
Preferred foot: right
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): 100.000 €
Tournaments participated in: —
Contract until: unknown
Player’s agent: unknown
Transfer rumours: —
Similar type of player: Piotr Zieliński
– ball control
– off the ball movement
No senior team appearances yet.
Style of play:
– box-to-box midfielder
– player with good body mass ratio, physical strength, natural fitness and stamina who feels comfortable in contact situations with opposite players
– intelligent player, who finds the space well between the lines
– creative player with very good technical ability, 1vs1 short-dribbling skills, close ball control, fast direction shifts in possession and vision to make through passes to the teammates providing dynamism to the team’s last offensive third plays
– well-rounded and hard-working
– very good pace and coordination
– likes to dribble
– possesses high stamina, energy and the ability to go on lung-bursting runs through the middle of the park
– tireless runner and a very mobile player who covers a lot of space
– creative at his off-the-ball movements, and likes to find the best space to receive the ball with good timings, linking up the team’s midfield and attack
– player that always tries to find a vertical option in his game, so he is very capable of pushing his team forward to finishing positions
– likes to make effective late runs into the opposite penalty box lurking for a chance to exploit his shooting skills
– able to deliver pinpoint passes and crosses
– above-average positioning, off the ball movement and decision making
– good reaction to the loss of the ball with good aggressive attitude, and good recovery of his position/tenacious in the defensive phase
– very good ambidexterity using his left weaker foot
– competent direct and indirect set-piece taker
Zakharyan continues his run despite being fouled and makes a great pass to assist his teammate.
Zakharyan scores with a great shot with his weaker foot.
He is best suited to playing as:
Central midfielder in 4-3-3.
Russian U-20 Championship 2019/2020 winner with Dynamo Moscow.
League summary (as for 29 September 2020):
PFL 2020/2021: 8 games/5 goals (Dynamo II)
Arsen Zakharyan is a product of Dinamo Moscow youth academy. At the age of 17, he is already a star of Dinamo reserves and his first-team debut seems to be only a matter of time. He is also a regular Russian youth international and currently he is one of the leaders of Russia U-18 national team.
Football Talent Scout potential rating:
First team material in a top European club.