|Playing position |
Height 1.91 m
|Name Nikita Medvedev|
Current team FC Zenit-Izhevsk
Role Football player
|Full name Nikita Olegovich Medvedev|
Date of birth (1994-12-17) 17 December 1994 (age 20)
2013– FC Zenit-Izhevsk Izhevsk
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Nikita Olegovich Medvedev (Russian: Никита Олегович Медведев; born 17 December 1994) is a Russian football player. He plays for FC Lokomotiv Moscow.
He made his professional debut in the Russian Professional Football League for FC Zenit-Izhevsk Izhevsk on 29 September 2013 in a game against FC Oktan Perm.
He made his Russian Premier League debut for FC Rostov on 9 September 2016 against FC Krylia Sovetov Samara.
Following Soslan Dzhanayev's injury, he became the first-choice FC Rostov goalkeeper during the 2016–17 season, including the Champions League 3–2 victory over Bayern and Europa League matchup against Manchester United. He kept the clean sheet for Rostov for 952 minutes in the national league as of 25 April 2017 and has beaten the all-time Russian league record of 939 minutes set by Ruslan Nigmatullin. He left Rostov on 9 June 2017.
On 14 June 2017, he signed a 5-year contract with FC Lokomotiv Moscow.