FC Volga Ulyanovsk

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Full name Football Club Volga Ulyanovsk
Founded 1947; 70 years ago (1947)
Ground Trud
Ground Capacity 15,000
Chairman Vacant
Manager Sergei Sedyshev
League Russian Professional Football League, Zone Ural-Privolzhye
2015–16 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 22 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 Konstantin Baranov
Russia GK Dmitri Chernyayev
Russia GK Dmitry Krasilnikov
Russia DF Radik Khayrullov
Russia DF Dmitri Kurayev
Russia DF Dmitry Lavlinsky
Russia DF Lev Potapov
Russia DF Ildar Vagapov
Russia DF Ravil Yusupov
Russia DF Valeri Zakharov
Russia MF Artyom Aksyonenko
Russia MF Vadim Chyorny
No. Position Player
Russia MF Vladislav Danilin
Russia MF Mikhail Dryazgov
Russia MF Yegor Levin
Russia MF Denis Rakhmanov
Russia MF Dmitri Rakhmanov
Russia MF Yefim Shanin
Russia MF Vasili Starostin
Russia FW Ildar Bikchantayev
Russia FW Igor Bugayenko
Russia FW Ivan Kuznetsov
Russia FW Daniil Nagovitsin
Russia FW Georgi Zaikin

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