Born in the urban village Uzun, Uzun district, Surkhandarya region, Uzbekistan, where parents Marat Kabaeva moved from the Tatar ASSR. His father Vazyh bondage at one time was Chairman of the Republican Federation of the Uzbek SSR in national wrestling kuresh. However, the Marat since the childhood was fond of football and basketball. First coach — Vladimir Matveev.Kabaev had in 15 years of playing and practicing in the society Trudovye Rezervy Moscow and Moscow region( 1976-1979) In 1979, he began to play for Termez "Motorist". In 1980, invited to Pakhtakor. First match for "Pakhtakor" held on 28 September (the day before he played for the reserves and scored a goal) in Tashkent vs Karpaty Lviv. The first goal he scored in a home game the goal Simferopol Tavriya (goal was victorious). Kabaev played the position of attacking midfielder, but driven qualities did not differ.In 1981 he participated in the youth team of the USSR on the international tournament in Toulon (France). Was brought to the games for the USSR Olympic team in 1983.In 1986, played for first League club SKA (Rostov-on-don). In 1987 he returned to "Pakhtakor" and immediately became the best scorer of the team. In 1989 he accepted an invitation of Yevgeny Kucherevsky go to Dnipropetrovsk "Dnipro". Soon, however, in a training session got injured and had some time to spend on the treatment. Having recovered, took part in the calendar the game against Metalist, where one of the martial arts injured ankle. The boar was out for two months and eventually was asked Kucherevsky to go back to Pakhtakor.In the same 1989 returned to Pakhtakor, where he spent two seasons, helped the team get into the top League. Bondage in 1990 moved to Israel. In the first game scored a goal, but because of injury recurrence, the contract was not signed.In 1991 he played in the team of the 2nd League Umid. In the same 1991 he moved to the club "Tractor" (Pavlodar). First played in the 2nd League, and with the collapse of the Soviet Union — the championship of Kazakhstan. Was team captain in 1993, he became the champion of Kazakhstan, also won silver and bronze medals of the championship. Played in Uzbekistan — in "Navbakhor" (bronze medalist in 1995) and "Dinamo" (Samarkand).Playing career finished in 1998.Since 2000 actively engaged in coaching career.In 2011 moved to permanent residence in Kazan.In November 2014 he was elected President of the Association of entrepreneurs of Muslims of the Russian Federation.
At the completion of a career — coaching. In 2000-2004, 2005-2008 — the coach of the Republican school of high sport mastery of football in Tashkent.In 2004-2005 — head coach of FC Traktor (Tashkent), in 2008-2009 — head coach of the reserve team of FC AGMK (Almalyk).From 2009 — head coach of the youthful national team of Uzbekistan (U-18). In January 2010 the team took the prize "Discovery of the tournament" Granatkin Memorial. Since the beginning of the 2011 season — head coach sarachanskoe "Kum". However, in may, after games of the 8th round against "bunedkora" lost with the score 1:4, left the team at own will. In August 2011, has accepted the invitation to head the selective service of "Pakhtakor".Since 2012 — senior trainer and breeder of FC "Rubin" (Kazan).
Wife Love the basketball player, currently divorced. Daughter Alina and Leysan live with his mother in Moscow.