Full name in native alphabet: Кірыл Зіновіч
Date of birth: 05/03/2003 (17 years old)
Place of birth: Belarus
Youth career: FK Minsk
Current club: FK Minsk
Squad number: 29
Current national team: Belarus U-17
Position: defensive midfielder, central midfielder, attacking midfielder
Preferred foot: right
Market value (by transfermarkt.de): —
Tournaments participated in: —
Contract until: unknown
Player’s agent: unknown
Transfer rumours: —
Similar type of player: Jordan Henderson
– needs to learn how to play with higher tempo and pressure than in the Belarusian league
Style of play:
– player with good body mass ratio, physical strength, power, stamina and natural fitness who feels comfortable in contact situations
– intelligent player, who finds the space well between the lines
– well-rounded, hard-working team player
– known for his versatility and ability to play anywhere in midfield
– good coordination for a player of his size
– likes to play short passes
– knows how to dictate tempo, he’s creative and has the natural ability of an ‘orchestrator’ midfielder who can perform at all of midfield positions, linking up the team’s midfield and attack with ease and effectiveness
– possesses good technique on the ball, vision, decision-making on the ball and passing ability at all distances
– cultured passer with a proclivity for breaking the lines with intricate vertical balls
– extremely difficult to knock off the ball thanks to his strength and close control
– intelligent player with an excellent range of passing
– good reaction to the loss of the ball with a good aggressive attitude, and good recovery of his position/tenacious in the defensive phase
– good in the air
– finds himself best in positional attack
Zinovich wins the ball back, starts the attack of his team and gets fouled.
Zinovich with a fantastic through ball to his teammate.
He is best suited to playing as:
Central midfielder in 4-3-3.
League summary (as for 12 October 2020):
Vysheyshaya Liga 2020 (ongoing): 6 games/0 goals (Minsk)
Kirill Zinovich is a product of FK Minsk academy. His brother Dmitri is also a professional footballer. Kirill made his professional debut on 12 July 2020 in a derby game against Dinamo Minsk. He is also the captain and one of the leaders of the Belarus U-17 national team.
Football Talent Scout potential rating:
Country-scale star with top European club ambition.