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Profile of the Belgian footballer Axel Witsel, who currently plays as a midfielder at Zenit St Petersburg. The 27-year old player Witsel joined Zenit from and wears the number 28 shirt.

Axel Witsel
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        (Squad number 28)

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Axel Witsel Career
2006–2011Standard Liege148(34)
2011–2012Benfica32(1)
2012–Zenit Saint Petersburg80(12)

2004Belgium U151(0)
2005Belgium U162(0)
2005–2006Belgium U1719(0)
2006–2007Belgium U185(0)
2006Belgium U193(0)
2007–2009Belgium U2110(0)
2008–Belgium57(6)

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Axel Witsel : Zenit St Petersburg News
“Chelsea are reportedly lining up a move for Zenit St Petersburg midfielder Axel Witsel. According to the Daily Mail, the Blues have entered the race to sign the Belgian, who has been strongly linked with a move to Chelsea's Premier League rivals Everton.”
 GIVEMESPORT Yesterday
“AXEL Witsel is busy getting ready for Belgium's Euro 2016 quarter has taken time out of France to meet up with the midfielder's suitors as he looks to leave Zenit St Petersburg.”
 TheSentinel Yesterday
“Napoli will reportedly meet Axel Witsel's agent today to discuss a possible move from Zenit St Petersburg.”
 Football Italia Yesterday
“(Daily Mirror) Chelsea are set to join Everton in the race to sign Zenit St Petersburg midfielder Axel Witsel, 27, who is at Euro 2016 with Belgium.”
 BBC 2 days ago
“Today, Chelsea are linked with Axel Witsel….”
 Football Talk 2 days ago
“While Manchester United have taken many of the headlines in recent days, Chelsea have today seen themselves dominate the gossip columns as the Blues have been linked with a move for Belgium internationals Axel Witsel and Radja Nainggolan.”
 London Evening Standard 2 days ago
“Chelsea could be about to rival Everton for the transfer of Zenit Saint Petersburg midfielder Axel Witsel. The Blues are known to be looking for a new signing in midfield this summer, but have seen a third bid rejected for AS Roma’s Radja Nainggolan.”
 Metro 2 days ago
“Chelsea already have several Belgium stars on their roster, but could be increasing that number if they can bring their latest target to Stamford Bridge – Zenit St. Petersburg central midfielder Axel Witsel.”
 Caught Offside 2 days ago
“According to the Daily Mail, Chelsea are plotting a move for Zenit St. Petersburg midfielder Axel Witsel, handing Everton a major blow in their pursuit of the player.”
 hitc.com 3 days ago
“Everton's hopes of signing Axel Witsel from Zenit St Petersburg could be threatened by Chelsea.”
 Daily Mail 3 days ago
Axel Witsel Career Honours
  • Standard Liege: Belgian Pro League: 2007–08, 2008–09
  • Standard Liege: Belgian Cup: 2010–11
  • Standard Liege: Belgian Supercup: 2008, 2009
  • Benfica: Taca da Liga: 2011–12
  • Zenit: Russian Football Premier League: 2014–15
  • Zenit: Russian Super Cup: 2015; Runner-up 2013
  • Belgian Young Footballer of the Year: 2007–08
  • Belgian Golden Shoe: 2008

    Source: wikipedia.org

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