Who is Istiklol’s Sheriddin Boboev?

Player profiles, Tajikistan Higher League

The 20-year-old has scored four goals already this term. For the past two seasons, Sheriddin Boboev has been the Lions’ top scorer – striking 16 last term. Coming off the bench to hit a late brace in the 7-0 thrashing of Dushanbe-83 on gameweek one, the frontman, capped 14 times for Tajikistan, oozed confidence, demonstrating his quality both on and off the ball, with intelligent movement and two neat finishes. He also netted in gameweeks two and five.

Sheriddin Boboev strikes twice against Dushanbe