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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
“Axel Witsel has said he will definitely leave Zenit St Petersburg at the end of the season, reports the Daily Mirror.”
 nigeriatoday.ng 13 days ago
“Zenit St Petersburg have confirmed midfielder Axel Witsel will definitely leave the Russian side when his contract expires at the end of the season, according to the Daily Mirror.”
 Ghana Soccemet 13 days ago
“This time, however, they’ll face competition from Liverpool. According to Tuttomercatoweb, Liverpool are interested in signing Axel Witsel from Zenit Saint-Petersburg. Juventus reportedly had a pre-agreement with the player to join in January.”
 italianfootballdaily.com 13 days ago
“Zenit St Petersburg's sporting director Maksim Mitrofanov has revealed a bid has been made for Axel Witsel.”
 Eat Sleep Sport 13 days ago
“Axel Witsel of FC Zenit St. Petersburg gestures during the Russian Football League match between FC Zenit St. Petersburg and FC Lokomotiv Moscow at Petrovsky stadium on July 30, 2016 in St. Peterburg, Russia.”
 Liverpool Echo 13 days ago
“Chelsea and Liverpool have trained their sights on Belgium midfielder, Axel Witsel to shore up their midfield.”
 sports keeda 13 days ago
“Still, let’s hear them out. The Italian website claims that Axel Witsel is still desperate to leave Zenit St Petersburg after a summer move to Juventus fell through.”
 Football365 13 days ago
“Zenit St Petersburg midfielder Axel Witsel is set to leave the club at the end of the season, according to their Sporting Director, who also revealed that they have already received an offer, as per the Mirror.”
 90min.com 13 days ago
“Liverpool could reportedly move for Zenit St Petersburg midfielder Axel Witsel in the winter transfer window.”
 Sports Mole 14 days ago
“And the Mirror claim Jurgen Klopp could go back in for the 27-year-old. Witsel has been at Zenit since 2012 and has made 111 league appearances for them, scoring 15 goals. He started his career at Standard Liege and has 71 caps for his country.”
 Daily Star 14 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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