| Elvir Rahimic|
PFC CSKA Moscow
| (1976-04-04) 4 April 1976 (age 39)|
Zivinice, SFR Yugoslavia
25 (PFC CSKA Moscow / Midfielder)
Elvir Rahimić (born 4 April 1976) is a Bosnian former professional footballer who spent the majority of his career playing for Russian Premier League club PFC CSKA Moscow, where he is now a coach.
Elvir Rahimić Wikipedia
Rahimić started his career with the football club Slaven Živinice in his hometown Živinice. In 1994, he was signed by NK Bosna. In 1997, Rahimić moved to Slovenia for Interblock Ljubljana, then Austrian side SK Vorwärts Steyr before he moved to Russia.
The greatest accomplishment for Rahimić has been winning the 2005 UEFA Cup (by beating Sporting Lisbon 3–1 in the Final at Estádio José Alvalade) and participation in the 2005 UEFA Super Cup.
Rahimić is one of the most decorated Bosnian players, having won 18 trophies with CSKA Moscow during his 12-year spell with the club.
In January 2013 Rahimić passed the category A coaching license exam, and was appointed as a player-coach at CSKA. Rahimić announced he would retire from the game at the end of the 2013–14 season on 13 May 2014.
Rahimić was born in Bosnia and is of Uzbekistani descent. Rahimić made his debut for Bosnia and Herzegovina on 2 June 2007 in a win against Turkey. Including his debut match, he played six in UEFA Euro 2008 qualifying. He also played in 2010 FIFA World Cup qualification where Bosnia reached play-off stage of the competition, as well as UEFA Euro 2012 qualifying.As of 11 March 2014
1Includes Russian Cup.
2Includes UEFA Champions League and UEFA Europa League.
3Includes Russian Super Cup.CSKA Moscow
Russian Premier League: 2003, 2005, 2006, 2012–13, 2013–14
Russian Cup: 2001–02, 2004–05, 2005–06, 2007–08, 2008–09, 2010–11, 2012–13
Russian Super Cup: 2004, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2013
UEFA Cup: 2005