FC Armavir

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For the inactive club from Armenia, see FC Armavir (Armenia).
FC Armavir
Logo of FC Torpedo Armavir.gif
Full name Football Club Armavir
Nickname(s) Чёрные-белые
(Black-Whites)
Founded 1960
Ground Yunost Stadium
Ground Capacity 3,400
Chairman Valentin Klimko
Manager Arsen Papikyan
League Russian Professional Football League
2015–16 FNL, 18th (relegated)

FC Armavir (Russian: Футбольный клуб "Армавир") is a Russian association football club from Armavir, founded in 1960. It was active (mostly in the third-highest level leagues of USSR and Russia) from 1960 to 1969 and from 1990 to 1998. In 2009, the club was re-created again and played in the Russian Professional Football League. It won the 2014–15 Russian Professional Football League Zone South and were promoted to the second-tier Russian Football National League. Before the 2015–16 season, there were plans for Torpedo to be taken over by the Russian Premier League club FC Kuban Krasnodar and converted to a farm-club FC Kuban-2 Krasnodar.[1] However, on 9 July 2015 Torpedo was licensed for FNL and Kuban-2 was registered for PFL independently.[2] After one season at the second tier, Torpedo was relegated back to PFL at the end of the 2015–16 season.

On 9 June 2016, the club was renamed from FC Torpedo Armavir to FC Armavir.[3]

Current squad[edit]

As of 24 February 2017, according to the official PFL website.

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
Russia GK David Ikanovich
Russia GK Grigori Matevosyan
Russia GK Maksim Matyusha
Russia DF Albert Gadzhibekov
Russia DF Anvar Gazimagomedov
Russia DF Arsen Kaytov
Russia DF Sergei Miroshnichenko
Russia DF Aleksei Solovyov
Russia MF Albert Arzumanyan
Russia MF Artyom Beketov
Russia MF Ilya Borisov
Russia MF Yevgeni Dukhnov
No. Position Player
Russia MF Yury Ivanov
Russia MF Denis Klopkov
Russia MF Kirill Kochubei
Russia MF Eduard Lusikyan
Russia MF Vladislav Masternoy
Russia MF Bunyamudin Mustafayev
Russia MF Igor Paderin
Russia MF Mikhail Pogonin
Russia MF Eduard Sargsyan
Russia MF Roman Voydel
Russia FW Andrei Myazin
Russia FW Aleksei Turik

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ «КУБАНЬ-2» – НОВЫЙ ПРОЕКТ В РАМКАХ РАЗВИТИЯ КЛУБА (in Russian). FC Kuban Krasnodar. 11 June 2015. 
  2. ^ «Торпедо» из Армавира сыграет в Первенстве ФНЛ (in Russian). Russian Football National League. 9 July 2015. 
  3. ^ Наше имя – «Армавир»! (in Russian). FC Armavir. 9 June 2016.