|Full name||Yevgeniy Vasilievich Rudakov|
|Date of birth||2 January 1942|
|Place of birth||Moscow, Soviet Union|
|Date of death||21 December 2011(aged 69)|
|Place of death||Kiev, Ukraine|
|1980–1990||Zmina Kyiv (youth club)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).
|Olympic medal record|
|Competitor for Soviet Union|
|Bronze||1972 Munich||Team competition|
Yevgeniy Vasilievich Rudakov (Ukrainian: Євґєній Васіл'євіч Рудаков Russian: Евгений Васильевич Рудаков), (2 January 1942 – 21 December 2011) was a Soviet footballer of Russian origin. In 1971 he was recognized as the Best Ukrainian Player of the Year becoming the first foreigner to be awarded such honors.
A six-time domestic champion of the USSR, Rudakov also helped Dynamo win the USSR Cup twice, the Cup Winners' Cup and the UEFA Super Cup. He also represented the USSR national football team and helped them reach the Euro 1972 finals. In 1971 Rudakov was also chosen the Soviet Footballer of the Year and the best goalkeeper of the USSR in 1969, 1971, and 1972.
At the Olympic Games 1972 he earned four wins and two shutouts. He also won 21 games with the regular senior squad and finished 22 games without allowing any goals. His career goals against average was at 0.69.
After finishing his playing career, he coached few Ukraine-based clubs, but mostly stayed on at Dynamo Kyiv's sport school as a children coach.
- "Пішов з життя колишній воротар київського "Динамо" Євген Рудаков - Новини РБК-Україна". Rbc.ua. Retrieved 21 December 2011.
- (Russian) Evhen Rudakov
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