|Full name||Vitali Anatolyevich Safronov|
|Date of birth||June 6, 1973|
|Place of birth||Kaluga, Russian SFSR|
|Height||1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)|
|FC Kaluga (director)|
|1990–1991||FC Zarya Kaluga||38||(6)|
|1992||FC Presnya Moscow||33||(3)|
|1992–1993||FC Asmaral Moscow||29||(7)|
|1994||FC Krylia Sovetov Samara||23||(7)|
|1995–1996||FC Dynamo Moscow||32||(4)|
|1996–1999||FC Krylia Sovetov Samara||93||(18)|
|1999||FC Baltika Kaliningrad||19||(3)|
|2000–2001||FC Fakel Voronezh||53||(18)|
|2002||FC Volgar-Gazprom Astrakhan||29||(10)|
|2003||FC Salyut-Energiya Belgorod||34||(9)|
|2004||FC Fakel Voronezh||27||(8)|
|2005||FC Salyut-Energiya Belgorod||33||(6)|
|2006||FC SKA Rostov-on-Don||23||(6)|
|2007||FC Nika Krasny Sulin|
|2012–||FC Kaluga (director)|
|2013||FC Kaluga (caretaker)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of January 1, 2009.
† Appearances (Goals).
Vitali Anatolyevich Safronov (Russian: Виталий Анатольевич Сафронов; born June 6, 1973 in Kaluga) is a retired Russian professional footballer. He made his professional debut in the Soviet Second League in 1990 for FC Zarya Kaluga. He played 6 games and scored 1 goal in the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup 1995–96 for FC Dynamo Moscow.
Education Graduated Malahovskiy State Institute of Physical Culture and Sports. First coach – Alexander Pavlov and Yury Ignatov.
Adult career began in Kaluga "Dawn." In the 90 years playing in Russian Football Championships for Moscow "Asmaral" and "Dynamo (FC Moscow) ,"Soviet Wings" (football club, Samara), as well as farm clubs "Asmaral" and "Dynamo" in the lower leagues. As part of the Moscow "Dynamo" won the Cup of Russia 1994/95, had 6 games and scored 1 goal in the Cup Winners 'Cup 1995/96.
In the summer of 1999 and moved from the "Wings" to the club First Division "Baltika" Kaliningrad, where he was offered a lucrative contract. But three months later, when the "Baltika" virtually collapsed, as most of the team left the club, do not even get all the money owed.
Signed a contract with the Voronezh " Fakel", which played two seasons in the Premier League. After leaving the "Fakel" was playing in the first division for the club "Volgar-Gazprom", in the Second Division for the clubs "Salyut-Energia", "Fakel", SKA from Rostov-on-Don. Two-time winner of the area the "Center" of the second division (2004 in the "Fakel" and 2005 in the "Salyut-Energia"). In 2007, as part of "Nicky" from Krasny Sulin won zone "South" LFL.
Was the head coach of FC Lokomotiv Kaluga. Now – the assistant coach in second league "Kaluga".
- Russian Cup winner: 1995.