In his fourth season with an eagle on his chest, Zlobin has become part of the first team of Sport Lisboa e Benfica. He arrived at Luz in 2015/16, coming from CSKA Moscow, after a brief spell at U. Leiria.
Goalkeeper Zlobin has an enviable physical presence(1.91m) and has already made international appearances for Russia's youth teams (U-16, U-17 and U-18). After a spell at U. Leiria, Zlobin established himself as a starter at Benfica's B team. In 2016/17, he made 10 appearances and in the following season, 2017/18, he carried out 37 matches. Until he was promoted to the first team he had racked up 15 appearances for Benfica B in 2018/19.