Mandzyuk with Dnipro in 2011
|Full name||Vitaliy Vasylyovych Mandzyuk|
|Date of birth||24 January 1986|
|Place of birth||Vilino, Ukrainian SSR|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|Playing position||Centre back, Right back|
|2008||→ Arsenal Kyiv (loan)||15||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 30 March 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
Vitaliy Vasylyovych Mandzyuk (born 24 January 1986 in Vilino, Crimea) is a Ukrainian football defender for Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk in the Ukrainian Premier League. Previously he played for Dynamo Kyiv and was on loan to Arsenal Kyiv. He is a former player for the Ukraine national under-21 football team having made 12 appearances and is currently on the senior team. He is younger brother of the player of FC Obolon Kyiv Oleksandr Mandzyuk.
Mandzyuk started his professional football career with Dynamo Kyiv in 2004. Going into the 2007–08 season, Mandzyuk got injured, having to undergo a surgery. This prevented from him playing for the rest of the year 2007, but he recovered to play for the second half of the season.
On 23 December 2009, Mandzyuk was sold to Dnipro for an undisclosed fee.
Mandzyuk was a regular member of the Ukraine national under-21 football team, and captained it on numerous occasions. On 23 August 2007, Mandzyuk scored the third goal in a friendly match victory against Moldova.
Mandzyuk was called up to the senior team of Ukraine for the friendly against Cyprus on 6 February 2008. He was called up along with fellow club member Fedoriv by manager Oleksiy Mykhailychenko after the injury of mainstream defenders Dmytro Chygrynskiy and Nesmachnyi.
- Interview with Vitaliy Mandzyuk Accessed 18 January 2008 (Ukrainian)
- Mandzyuk and Oliynyk are already in Arsenal! – Official Arsenal website, Accessed 12 July 2008(Russian)
- "Кравченко и Мандзюк – игроки "Днепра" (Kravchenko and Mandziuk – Dnipro players)" (in Russian). ua-football.com. 23 December 2009. Retrieved 23 December 2009.
- Михайличенко залучає Мандзюка та Федоріва – Article on Official Website of the Football Federation of Ukraine, Accessed 4 February 2008 (Ukrainian)
- Player profile at the Dynamo Kyiv Official Website (Ukrainian)
- Information by Vitaliy Mandzyuk at arsenal-kiev.com.ua
- Football Federation of Ukraine Profile (Ukrainian)