FC Volga Ulyanovsk

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Full name Football Club Volga Ulyanovsk
Founded 1947; 68 years ago (1947)
Ground Trud
Ground Capacity 10,000
Chairman Dmitry Ryabov
Manager Sergei Sedyshev
League Russian Professional Football League, Zone Ural-Povolzhye
2014–15 6th

FC Volga Ulyanovsk (Russian: ФК «Во́лга» Улья́новск) is a professional association football club based in Ulyanovsk, Russia. In 2008, they were relegated to the Russian Second Division 2009 after they finished 17th in Russian First Division. In December 2008, Volga signed a partnership agreement with Floriana FC of Malta, the most successful club in Maltese football.

Their reserve team FC Volga-d Ulyanovsk used to play professionally as FC Energiya Ulyanovsk.

Club name and location history[edit]

  • 1947–1957: FC Torpedo Ulyanovsk
  • 1958: FC Dynamo Ulyanovsk
  • 1959–1961: FC Spartak Ulyanovsk
  • 1961–1985: FC Volga Ulyanovsk
  • 1986–1991: FC Start Ulyanovsk
  • 1992–1995: FC Tekstilshchik Isheyevka
  • 1996–2005: FC Volga Ulyanovsk
  • 2006: FC Volga-Energiya Ulyanovsk (the reserves team currently known as FC Volga-d Ulyanovsk played as FC Volga-Energiya Ulyanovsk in the Amateur Football League in 2007)
  • 2007–present: FC Volga Ulyanovsk

Current squad[edit]

As of 27 February 2015, 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 Timur Bagautdinov
Russia GK Dmitry Krasilnikov
Russia GK Sergei Panchin
Russia DF Artyom Abramov
Russia DF Maksim Arkhipov
Russia DF Dmitri Baulin
Russia DF Radik Khayrullov
Russia DF Ilnur Mukhametdinov
Russia DF Tagir Tugushev
Russia DF Ildar Vagapov
Russia DF Valeri Zakharov
No. Position Player
Russia MF Vitali Aralin
Russia MF Nail Khabibullin
Russia MF Aleksandr Mavrin
Russia MF Sergei Osadchuk
Russia MF Vasili Panev
Russia MF Denis Rakhmanov
Russia MF Dmitri Rakhmanov
Russia MF Marat Safin
Russia MF Mikhail Svetozarov
Russia FW Igor Bugayenko
Russia FW Ivan Kuznetsov

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