Alice Arshavin urged the court to verify the income of her husband in Kazakhstan

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In Krasnoselsky district court of St. Petersburg was held a court hearing about the divorce of Andrew and Alice of Arshavina, however, neither the former football player of Russian national team nor his wife were not on it.

The meeting was held behind closed doors with the participation of representatives of both parties. According to the lawyer of Alice Arshavina Alexander Dobrovinsky, she intends to demand payment of child support in the amount of 4 million rubles. Defense wife of ex-footballer, has asked the court to verify his income in Kazakhstan.

“We petitioned to the court the request was sent to Kazakhstan as from open sources it became known that Mr Arshavin in Kazakhstan there is the INN, and, accordingly, he pays taxes there… What is their income there, unknown to us. Therefore, it is necessary to make a request. Three other properties are in Kazakhstan… in addition, we have requested the movement, the three banks have current accounts,” said Dobrovinsky.

At the hearing, also came the representative of the former civil wife of Arshavin, who bore him three children. Yulia Baranovskaya concerned that the new payments could affect the size of the alimony that she receives and her three children.

We will remind, Andrey Arshavin is married to journalist Alice Catimini in September 2016. Later they had a daughter. In 2018 a Arshavin football career ended after two seasons in the composition of Alma-ATA’s “Kairat”.

He currently holds the position of youth team coach U-15 at the Academy in St. Petersburg “Zenit”. In the “blue-white-blue” Arshavin became a three-time Russian champion, Cup winner and UEFA super Cup. And playing for the Russian national team won bronze of the European championship 2008.

The next court hearing in divorce case will take place on 3 July.