Seleznyov with Shakhtar Donetsk in 2011
|Full name||Yevhen Oleksandrovich Seleznyov|
|Date of birth||20 July 1985|
|Place of birth||Makiivka, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union|
|Height||6 ft 1 in (1.85 m)|
|2006–2008||→ Arsenal Kyiv (loan)||36||(19)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 12 April 2014.
† Appearances (Goals).
Yevhen Oleksandrovich Seleznyov (Ukrainian: Євген Олександрович Селезньов; born 20 July 1985 in Makiivka, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union) is a Ukrainian football striker who currently plays for Ukrainian Premier League club FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk.
Arsenal Kyiv (loan)
Yevhen Seleznyov is a product of the Shakhtar academy. In the winter of 2007, he went on a one-and-a-half year loan deal to Arsenal Kyiv. Seleznyov was one of the top goal-scorers in the 2007/2008 Ukrainian Premier League season, having scored 17 goals in 24 games while on loan to Arsenal Kyiv.
On 25 July 2009, Seleznyov signed with rivals Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk in a deal worth €4.5 million. That same day, he scored his first goal for Dnipro on his debut in a Ukrainian Premier League match against Metalist Kharkiv. In the next two seasons, Seleznyov established himself as a key player at Dnipro. He showed good target man characteristics for a forward and good scoring ability, especially with his head. He was the top scorer of the 2010–11 Ukrainian Premier League season with 17 goals in 24 games.
On 22 June 2011, FC Dnipro's official website stated that Seleznyov will be moving back to his old club Shakhtar Donetsk. The official transfer fee has not yet been disclosed but it is estimated to be around €5 million.
At the end of the 2011-12 season, Seleznyov was Shakhtar's top league goalscorer, and joint top league scorer outright with Maicon with 14. Seleznyov's didn't include any penalties, whereas Maicon's included 2. He also scored against APOEL Nicosia in the champions league, in a 2-0 win.
On 29 August 2012, Seleznyov went back to FC Dnipro for an undisclosed fee.
- As of 1 October 2013
On 24 May 2008, he made his first appearance for the Ukrainian national football team in a friendly against Netherlands. On 19 November 2008, he scored his first international goal against Norway in Dnipropetrovsk. His second goal for the national team was on 10 February 2009 in a friendly match against Slovakia in Cyprus.
- Scores and results list Ukraine's goal tally first.
|1.||19 November 2008||Dnipro-Arena, Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine||Norway||1–0||1–0||Friendly|
|2.||2 February 2009||Tsirion Stadium, Limassol, Cyprus||Slovakia||2–1||3–2||Friendly|
|3.||5 September 2009||Valeriy Lobanovskyi Dynamo Stadium, Kiev, Ukraine||Andorra||5–0||5–0||2010 FIFA World Cup qualification|
|4.||14 October 2009||Comunal, Andorra la Vella, Andora||Andorra||5–0||6–0||2010 FIFA World Cup qualification|
|5.||4 September 2010||Stadion Widzewa, Łódź, Poland||Poland||1–1||1–1||Friendly|
|6.||14 August 2013||Olimpiyskiy National Sports Complex, Kiev, Ukraine||Israel||2–0||2–0||Friendly|
|7.||9 September 2013||Arena Lviv, Lviv||San Marino||2–0||9-0||2014 FIFA World Cup qualification|
|8.||15 October 2013||Stadio Olimpico, Serravalle||San Marino||1–0||8–0||2014 FIFA World Cup qualification|
|9.||15 October 2013||Stadio Olimpico, Serravalle||San Marino||3–0||8-0||2014 FIFA World Cup qualification|
- UEFA Cup: 1
- 2011, 2012
- Selezniov signs on at Shakhtar – UkrainianSoccer.net, 9 June 2008
- Евгений Селезнев переходит в Шахтер (in Russian). FC Dnipro. 21 June 2011. Retrieved 21 June 2011.
- "Шахтер" вернет лучшего бомбардира чемпионата Украины из "Днепра" за 5 миллионов евро (in Russian). sports.ru. 21 June 2011. Retrieved 21 June 2011.
- "Line-ups: APOEL 0:2 Shakhtar". shakhtar.com. 22 August 2012. Retrieved 22 August 2012.
- Profile on FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk website (English) (Ukrainian) (Russian)