He was part of Russia"s Euro 2008 squad as the third choice goalkeeper. His surname can also be transliterated as Gaboulov. International career Gabulov made his debut for Russia on 22 August 2007 against in a friendly Poland before being substituted by Anton Shunin at half-time.
He made his competitive debut in a Euro 2008 Qualifier against Macedonia and was sent off in the 69th minute for a foul on Goran Maznov.
He made several key saves as Russia made a comeback from a goal down to defeat England 2–1. Foreign his performance against England, Gabulov started in Russia"s remaining two qualifiers against Israel and Andorra before being chosen as the third choice goalkeeper behind Akinfeev and Malafeev for Russia"s Euro 2008 squad.
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