FK Atlantas

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FK Atlantas
Club crest
Full name Football Club Atlantas
Founded 1962
Ground Central Stadium of Klaipėda
Klaipėda
Ground Capacity 5000
Chairman Lithuania Vacys Lekevičius
Manager Russia Konstantin Sarsania
League A Lyga
2014 A Lyga, 3rd

FK Atlantas is a Lithuanian football team from the port city of Klaipėda. The team currently plays on the first level of the Lithuanian football league pyramid.

The club's name has changed several times. It was established in 1962 as Granitas, and became PSK Aras in 1993. Since 1996, when FK Sirijus Klaipėda got up into the club, it has had the name Atlantas, which in Lithuanian language means Atlantic Ocean.

Atlantas were Lithuanian champions in 1978, 1980, 1981, and 1984.

Honours[edit]

2001, 2003
1978, 1980, 1981, 1984
1985

Lithuanian SSR cup; 4 1977, 1981, 1983, 1986

Season-by-season[edit]

Lithuania Lithuania
Season Div. Pos. Pl. W D L Goals P Top Scorer Cup Europe
1991 1st 7 14 5 4 5 15-14 14

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 Lithuania GK Mindaugas Malinauskas
4 Lithuania DF Lukas Artimavičius
5 Lithuania DF Ričardas Šveikauskas
6 Lithuania MF Andrius Bartkus
7 Russia FW Maksim Maksimov
8 Lithuania MF Gediminas Kruša
9 Lithuania FW Rokas Krušnauskas
10 Lithuania MF Audrius Jurgelevičius
11 Russia FW Andrei Panyukov
12 Lithuania GK Edvinas Gertmonas
13 Lithuania MF Donatas Navikas
14 Lithuania MF Skirmantas Rakauskas
17 Lithuania DF Markas Beneta
18 Lithuania DF Andrius Jokšas
No. Position Player
19 Lithuania MF Dovydas Virkšas
20 Lithuania MF Dovydas Norvilas
21 Lithuania FW Lukas Baranauskas
22 Lithuania MF Simonas Urbys
23 Lithuania DF Rolandas Baravykas
25 Russia DF Aleksey Epifanov
28 Lithuania DF Justas Raziūnas
31 Lithuania GK Marius Adamonis
32 Lithuania MF Robertas Vėževičius
33 Lithuania DF Marius Kazlauskas
35 Lithuania DF Edgaras Žarskis
41 Lithuania DF Aleksander Bushmin
77 Lithuania MF Gerardas Žukauskas
95 Lithuania MF Julius Kasparavičius

European Cups History[edit]

Season Competition Round Club 1st Leg 2nd Leg Aggregate
2001–02 UEFA Cup QR Romania Rapid Bucureşti 0–4 0–8 0–12 Symbol delete vote.svg
2002–03 UEFA Cup QR Bulgaria Litex Lovech 0–5 1–3 1–8 Symbol delete vote.svg
2003–04 UEFA Cup QR Poland Dyskobolia Grodzisk 0–2 1–4 1–6 Symbol delete vote.svg
2004 UEFA Intertoto Cup 1R Russia Spartak Moscow 1–0 0–2 1–2 Symbol delete vote.svg
2005–06 UEFA Cup 1Q Wales Rhyl 3–2 1–2 4–4 (a) Symbol delete vote.svg
2014–15 UEFA Europa League 1Q Luxembourg FC Differdange 03 0–1 3–1 3–2 Symbol keep vote.svg
2Q Kazakhstan Shakhter Karagandy 0–0 0–3 0–3 Symbol delete vote.svg
2015–16 UEFA Europa League 1Q

Participation in Lithuanian Championships[edit]

Notable players[edit]

Managers[edit]

References[edit]

External links[edit]