UEFA EURO 2012, one of soccer's top international competitions, kicks off June 8. In anticipation of this eagerly awaited event, Playbook is teaming up with ESPNFC to offer sights and other delights from each participating nation.
He's the captain of Russia's national team for the coming competition, a diminutive winger with immense skill, maddening (at times) inconsistency ... and an arsenal of expressions matched by barely a player worldwide.
Here are some of the many faces of Andrei Arshavin, who spent part of last year at Zenit St. Petersburg on a loan spell from Arsenal:
In the Euro 2008 quarterfinals, Andrei Arshavin scored in extra time to seal an upset of which European power?