Happy birthday to Javier Ribalta!
The Zenit Sporting Director celebrates his 40th birthday today.
In 2012 Javier joined Juventus and spent five years at the Old Lady of Italian football. While there he took the lead in the transfers of Dani Alves, Kingsley Coman, Fernando Llorente, Sami Khedira, Paul Pogba, Alvaro Morata, Alex Sandro and Paulo Dybala among others. Prior to joining Zenit, Javier worked as Chief Scout at Manchester United.
Since joining Zenit Javier has been part of the team that has picked up two Russian league titles and a Russian Cup.
Happy birthday Javier, have a great day and let's celebrate with a win tonight!