|Full name||Gandzasar Football Club|
|League||Armenian Premier League|
|2013–14||Armenian Premier League, 5th|
|Website||Club home page|
Gandzasar Football Club (Armenian: Գանձասար Ֆուտբոլային Ակումբ) is an Armenian football club based in the town of Kapan, Syunik Province. Translated from the Armenian, "Gandz-a-sar" simply means "Treasure Mountain". The club headquarters are located on Shinararner street 1, Kapan. Their training academy is located at the outskirts of Kapan.
The owners of the club are Zangezur Copper and Molybdenum Combine Closed Joint-Stock Company, headed by the Armenian businessman Maxim Hakobyan.
The club was founded in 2002 and made their debut in the Armenian football league system in the 2004 Armenian First League competition. They spent 2 years playing in the Armenian First League before getting promoted to the Armenian Premier League for the 2006 season.
The club also runs a reserve team known as Gandzasar-2, participating in the First Division.
European Cup History
|Season||Competition||Round||Club||1st leg||2nd leg||Aggregate|
|2009–10||UEFA Europa League||2Q||NAC Breda||0–6||0–2||0–8|
|2012–13||UEFA Europa League||1Q||EB/Streymur||1–3||2–0||3–3|
|2013–14||UEFA Europa League||1Q||FC Aktobe||1–2||1–2||2–4|
- Home results are noted in bold
As of 1 October 2014.
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
- Albert Sarkisyan (Feb 1, 2006–Dec 1, 2006)
- Souren Barseghyan (2007)
- Abraham Khashmanyan (2007)
- Samvel Petrosyan (2007–09)
- Slava Gabrielyan (July 1, 2009–10)
- Albert Sarkisyan (April 20, 2010–Dec 20, 2010)
- Abraham Khashmanyan (2010–12)
- Samvel Sargsyan (May 24, 2012–Sept 12)
- Sevada Arzumanyan (Sept 8, 2012–Apr 14, 2014)
- Serhiy Puchkov (April 30, 2014–)
- Official Website (Armenian)
- Gandzasar at www.ffa.am (Armenian) (English) (Russian)
- Gandzasar at www.uefa.com
- Gandzasar at de.eufo.de
- Gandzasar at www.Weltfussball.de
- Gandzasar at www.national-football-teams.com