FC Mordovia Saransk

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FC Mordovia
Logo of FC Mordovia.gif
Full name Футбольный клуб Мордовия Саранск
(Football Club Mordovia Saransk)
Founded 1961; 54 years ago (1961)
Ground Start Stadium
Ground Capacity 11,613
Chairman Nikolay Levin
Manager Andrei Gordeyev
League Russian Premier League
2014–15 8th
Website Club home page

FC Mordovia Saransk (Russian: ФК Мордовия Саранск) is a Russian association football club from Saransk, Republic of Mordovia. In its current state it was formed in 2005, through the merge of Biokhimik-Mordovia and Lisma-Mordovia.


The club was founded in 1961. In 2010, the club won promotion to the Russian First Division. On 8 May 2012 Mordovia beat Shinnik Yaroslavl 2–0 at home. This result meant that with a round to spare the team won promotion to the Russian Premier League for the 2012–13 season for the first time in its history.

Name changes[edit]

  • 1961: Stroitel Saransk
  • 1962–71: Spartak Saransk
  • 1972–79: Elektrosvet Saransk
  • 1980–02: Svetotekhnika Saransk
  • 2003–04: Lisma-Mordovia Saransk
  • 2005–: Mordovia Saransk (merged with Biokhimik-Mordovia).




Current squad[edit]

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

No. Position Player
1 Moldova GK Ilie Cebanu
3 Russia DF Evgeni Gapon
4 Belarus DF Igor Shitov
5 Georgia (country) DF Mamuka Kobakhidze (on loan from Rubin)
7 France MF Damien Le Tallec
8 Russia MF Anton Bober
10 Russia FW Pavel Ignatovich
11 Russia MF Dmitri Sysuyev
15 Russia MF Emin Makhmudov (on loan from Krylia Sovetov)
16 Slovenia MF Dalibor Stevanović
17 Russia MF Aslan Dudiyev
20 Portugal MF Yannick Djaló (on loan from Benfica)
22 Russia FW Sergei Samodin
No. Position Player
23 Russia FW Ruslan Mukhametshin
25 Russia MF Yevgeni Shipitsin
32 Serbia DF Marko Lomić
33 Russia DF Vladimir Rykov
40 Serbia DF Milan Perendija
48 Russia FW Yevgeni Lutsenko
55 Russia DF Ruslan Nakhushev
71 Russia DF Maksim Tishkin
77 Georgia (country) GK Nukri Revishvili
84 Russia MF Oleg Vlasov
88 Russia MF Aleksei Ivanov
89 Russia GK Denis Shebanov
97 France DF Thomas Phibel

Youth team[edit]

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

No. Position Player
41 Russia GK Aleksandr Popov
42 Russia DF Nikita Usov
43 Russia DF Nikita Aksyonov
44 Russia DF Sergei Shirshikov
46 Russia DF Ilya Kuzin
47 Russia MF Alen Askerov
49 Russia DF Sergei Uchelkin
50 Russia MF Artyom Grishin
51 Russia GK Evgeniy Uvin
52 Russia DF Yegor Sysuyev
53 Russia DF Eduard Mansurov
54 Russia MF Artur Igoshev
56 Russia MF Vladislav Adaev
58 Russia MF Dinar Khaybuillin
No. Position Player
59 Russia FW Sergei Tishenkov
60 Russia FW Vladimir Zmeyov
62 Russia FW Aleksandr Cherentaev
63 Russia MF Nikita Mukhin
64 Russia MF Pavel Kulnin
65 Russia MF Vladislav Nurgaleev
67 Russia MF Artyom Yaschuk
68 Russia MF Yegor Dmitriev
69 Russia MF Aleksandr Kurchavyi
73 Russia MF Anton Afonin
74 Russia DF Aleksei Chubukin
75 Russia FW Andrei Malanyin
95 Russia GK Roman Kaluzhnuy

Notable players[edit]

Had international caps for their respective countries. Players whose name is listed in bold represented their countries while playing for Mordovia.

Managerial history[edit]


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