|Full name||Denis Vasilyevich Ilescu|
|Date of birth||20 January 1987|
|Place of birth||Teleneşti, Soviet Union|
|Height||1.89 m (6 ft 2 1⁄2 in)|
|2006||Academia UTM Chişinău||0||(0)|
|2007||FC Kryvbas Kryvyi Rih||1||(0)|
|2007–2008||FC Saturn Moscow Oblast||3||(0)|
|2008||→ Anzhi Makhachkala (loan)||0||(0)|
|2009–2010||Academia UTM Chişinău||30||(2)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Ilescu started his career at football academy found by Igor Dobrovolski in Chişinău. In 2006-07 season he played for Academia UTM Chişinău which also owned by Dobrovolski at Moldovan "A" Division, in although the league is semi-professional, he was signed by FC Kryvbas Kryvyi Rih that season. He played once in Ukrainian Premier League before left for Russian Premier League side FC Saturn Moscow Oblast.
Ilescu was call-up to Moldova U21  He played one match at 2009 UEFA European Under-21 Football Championship qualification. On 6 February 2008, he made his senior debut against Kazakhstan, substituted Alexandru Gaţcan in the 82nd minute. The team was coached by Igor Dobrovolski.
- Profile at Saturn (Russian)
- Илеску вернулся в "Сатурн" (in Russian). FC Anzhi Makhachkala. 2008-06-07. Retrieved 2010-01-21.
- На трансфере - восемь футболистов (in Russian). FC Saturn Moscow Oblast. 2009-01-09. Retrieved 2010-01-21.
- Защитник "Сатурна" Илеску вернулся в молдавский чемпионат (in Russian). sports.ru. 2009-03-27. Retrieved 2010-01-21.
- Profile at klisf.info (Russian)
- "ŞOC: Dobrovolski antrenor la Dacia!!!" (in Romanian). FC Dacia Chişinău. 2010-01-04. Retrieved 2010-01-21.
- Илеску вызван в молодежную сборную (in Russian). FC Saturn Moscow Oblast. 2007-08-29. Retrieved 2010-01-21.
- "Özil strikes twice for Germany". UEFA.com. 2007-10-16. Archived from the original on 3 September 2009. Retrieved 2010-01-21.
- Илеску дебютировал в сборной (in Russian). FC Saturn Moscow Oblast. 2008-02-06. Retrieved 2010-01-21.
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