The number 17 is currently enjoying one of his best seasons in Rouge et Blanc, and is a key member of Philippe Clement’s squad.
𝗟𝗲 𝗧𝘀𝗮𝗿 𝗽𝗿𝗼𝗹𝗼𝗻𝗴𝗲 𝗹'𝗮𝘃𝗲𝗻𝘁𝘂𝗿𝗲 ✍️
— AS Monaco 🇲🇨 (@AS_Monaco) February 27, 2023
Involved in 12 goals in Ligue 1 this season
With 6 goals and 6 assists (7 in all competitions) in 24 matches in Ligue 1 Uber Eats, the midfielder has made a significant contribution to Monaco’s progress, with the team currently third in the French Ligue 1 after 25 matches.
Apart from the first Ligue 1 match in Strasbourg (2-1) on 6 August, for which he was suspended, Aleksandr Golovin has played in all of AS Monaco’s official matches this season.
Goal of the month for January
The CSKA Moscow-trained player has been particularly in good form since the return of the competition in December (3 goals, 3 assists) and was decisive in the 3-1 win over Paris SG. He scored the only goal in Monaco’s victory over Stade Brestois on 1 January 2023, a superb technical move followed by an unstoppable shot, which was voted Ligue 1 Uber Eats’ goal of the month for January.
Aleksandr Golovin remporte l'élection du #ButDuMois de janvier ⚽️🏆
Merci pour vos nombreuses participations ! pic.twitter.com/xCa50I5dVu
— Ligue 1 Uber Eats (@Ligue1UberEats) February 14, 2023
The club’s longest-serving player
Having arrived in Monaco in the summer of 2018 following a World Cup in which he reached the quarterfinals with Russia (1 goal, 2 assists), Aleksandr Golovin had previously played four seasons with CSKA Moscow.
After 113 matches with the Moscow outfit (13 goals, 11 assists), and a Russian league title in 2016, the midfielder joined the Principality. Aleksandr Golovin has now made 166 appearances for AS Monaco (23 goals, 32 assists) and is currently the club’s longest-serving player.
> Paul Mitchell, Sporting Director :
“Aleksandr is one of the most experienced players in the group. This extension shows an ambition to keep high performers to help us achieve our objectives. His work and his progression over the last two seasons, especially on the athletic point of view, make him a major asset for the Club. We are happy that he will continue the adventure with AS Monaco on a long term basis and we are sure that he will be an important element for the final sprint of the season.”
> Aleksandr Golovin :
“I am very happy to continue my adventure with AS Monaco and I would like to thank the Club for this mark of confidence. I am very satisfied with this opportunity to be able to continue my progression here. The team is doing well in the league again this year and I am very motivated to continue to help to finish the season as high as possible and to achieve our objectives.”