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Avua Siav Leo Nelson

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Name  Avua-Siav Nelson
Current team  retired
Role  Footballer

Years  Team
Height  1.88 m
1998  FC Torpedo-2 Moscow
Playing position  Midfielder
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Full name  Avua-Siav Leo Tomovich Nelson
Date of birth  (1980-08-08) August 8, 1980 (age 35)

Place of birth  Moscow, Russian SFSR

Avua-Siav Leo Tomovich Nelson or simply Leo Nelson (Russian: Авуа-Сиав Лео Томович Нельсон; born August 8, 1980 in Moscow) is a Russian retired professional footballer, he last played for FC Ryazan.


International career

He was the first player of African descent to represent Russia internationally on any level (he played for the Under-19 national team).

Personal life

His father is from Ghana and his mother is Russian.


Avua-Siav Leo Nelson Wikipedia