Ivan Saenko

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Ivan Saenko
Ivan Saenko 2007.jpg
Personal information
Full name Ivan Ivanovich Saenko
Date of birth (1983-10-17) 17 October 1983 (age 31)
Place of birth Maslovka, Voronezh Oblast,
Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Winger
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2001 Karlsruher SC 2 (0)
2002 Fakel Voronezh 13 (4)
2002–2005 Karlsruher SC 84 (21)
2005–2008 1. FC Nürnberg 83 (18)
2008–2010 Spartak Moscow 31 (1)
Total 213 (44)
National team
2006–2008 Russia 13 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
This name uses Eastern Slavic naming customs; the patronymic is Ivanovich and the family name is Saenko.

Ivan Ivanovich Saenko (Russian: Иван Иванович Саенко; born 17 October 1983 in Maslovka) is a retired Russian footballer who played as a winger.

Club career[edit]

In August 2008, Saenko moved to Spartak Moscow due to his unwillingness to play in the second division after Nürnberg's relegation. He missed the second half of the 2009 season due to injuries. Saenko had never found himself a new team and retired in 2011.[1]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 26 July 2010
Club League Season League Cup Europe Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Karlsruher SC 2. Bundesliga 2001–02 2 0 0 0 2 0
Total 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0
Fakel Voronezh Russian First Division 2002 13 4 0 0 13 4
Total 13 4 0 0 0 0 13 4
Karlsruher SC 2. Bundesliga 2002–03 29 6 1 0 30 6
2003–04 29 10 2 0 31 10
2004–05 26 5 3 1 29 6
Total 84 21 6 1 0 0 90 22
1. FC Nürnberg Bundesliga 2005–06 25 8 2 0 27 8
2006–07 32 9 6 1 38 10
2007–08 26 1 3 0 7 2 36 3
Total 83 18 11 1 7 2 101 21
Spartak Moscow Russian Premier League 2008 8 0 1 0 6 1 15 1
2009 13 1 1 0 14 1
2010 9 0 0 0 0 0 9 0
Total 30 1 2 0 6 1 38 2
Career total 212 44 19 2 13 3 244 49

International career[edit]

After finished second in qualifying group stage with Russia U-21 at the 2006 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship, Saenko received first senior call up against Croatia on 6 September 2006 and as unused bench. He made his debut one month later against Estonia on 11 October 2006 as last minutes substitution.

He was called up to Russia's UEFA Euro 2008 squad and was a second-half substitute in both their second match against Greece in Salzburg and third match against Sweden in Innsbruck, but started the quarter-final against the Netherlands in Basel and the semi-final against Spain in Vienna.

Honours[edit]

Nürnberg
Russia

References[edit]

  1. ^ Российский призер Евро-2008 завершил карьеру в 28 лет (in Russian). lenta.ru. 17 November 2011. Retrieved 12 December 2011. 

External links[edit]