Gustavo Blanco Leschuk

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Gustavo Blanco Leschuk
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Personal information
Full name Gustavo Ezequiel Blanco Leschuk
Date of birth (1991-11-05) November 5, 1991 (age 25)
Place of birth Las Heras, Argentina
Height 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)[1]
Playing position Forward
Club information
Current team
Shakhtar Donetsk
Number 99
Youth career
Arsenal de Sarandí
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2011–2013 Arsenal de Sarandí 19 (2)
2012–2013 Deportivo (loan) 19 (2)
2014 Anzhi Makhachkala 0 (0)
2014–2015 Wydad Casablanca 5 (0)
2015 Assyriska 25 (10)
2016 Karpaty Lviv 26 (9)
2017– Shakhtar Donetsk 14 (5)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 19 June 2017.

Gustavo Blanco Leschuk (born 5 November 1991) is an Argentine professional footballer of Ukrainian descent[2][3] who plays for FC Shakhtar Donetsk as a forward.

Club career[edit]

Gustavo Blanco was born in the Mendoza Province, Argentina.[4][5][6]

Blanco Leschuk made his professional debut for Arsenal de Sarandí on 8 March 2011 in a 3–0 draw against Independiente. He scored his first goal in a 1–1 draw against Colón on 11 June 2011.

On 27 February 2014, Anzhi Makhachkala announced they had signed Blanco Leschuk on a free transfer.[7] Blanco Leschuk left Anzhi known for his close ball control, attacking intelligence and spectacular strikes .[8]

In September 2014, Blanco Leschuk signed for Moroccan side Wydad Casablanca on a two-year contract,[9]

Early life[edit]

Gustavo Blanco being born in Mendoza, Argentina.[10][11][12] He terminated his contract with the club by mutual consent in February 2015.[13]

Blanco Leschuk joined Assyriska in March 2015.[14]

International career[edit]

He has expressed interest in playing for the Ukraine national team.[15]

Career statistics[edit]

Club[edit]

As of 14 August 2017
Club Season League National Cup Continental Super Cup Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Arsenal Sarandí 2010–11 Primera División 8 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 10 2
2011–12 Primera División 11 1 2 0 6 0 0 0 19 1
Total 19 2 4 1 6 0 0 0 29 3
Deportivo Merlo (loan) 2012–13 Primera B Nacional 19 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 19 2
Anzhi Makhachkala 2013–14 RPL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wydad Casablanca 2014–15 Botola 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
Assyriska 2015 Superettan 25 10 1 1 0 0 0 0 26 11
Karpaty Lviv 2015–16 Ukrainian Premier League 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 9 2
2016–17 Ukrainian Premier League 17 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 19 7
Total 26 9 2 0 0 0 0 0 28 9
Shakhtar Donetsk 2016–17 Ukrainian Premier League 11 4 1 0 2 1 0 0 14 5
2017–18 Ukrainian Premier League 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
Total 14 5 1 0 2 1 0 0 17 6
Career total 108 28 8 2 8 1 0 0 124 31

Honours[edit]

Arsenal de Sarandí
Shakhtar Donetsk

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Gustavo Blanco Leschuk - First Team - FC Shakhtar Donetsk". shakhtar.com. Retrieved 15 May 2017. 
  2. ^ http://www.fckarpaty.lviv.ua/en/news/15503/page0.html
  3. ^ http://futbolgrad.com/gustavo-blanco-leschuk-power-shakhtar/
  4. ^ "FC "Karpaty" Lviv. - Gustavo Blanco-Leschuk is a player of FC Karpaty". www.fckarpaty.lviv.ua. Retrieved 15 May 2017. 
  5. ^ admin. "Karpaty signed forwards from Armenia and Argentina - TopRating Football". topratingfootball.ru. Retrieved 15 May 2017. 
  6. ^ "Page not found – Betsmarket". betsmarket.ru. Retrieved 15 May 2017. 
  7. ^ Аргентинский форвард Густаво Лещук перешел в футбольный клуб "Анжи" (in Russian). Rsport. Retrieved 27 February 2014. 
  8. ^ "Анжи" отказалась от услуг аргентинца Лещука. http://www.yuga.ru (in Russian). Yuga.ru. Retrieved 3 July 2014.  External link in |website= (help)
  9. ^ "Gustavo Blanco Leschuk: "Le Wydad sera pour moi une belle expérience!"". radiomars.ma (in French). radiomars. 9 September 2014. 
  10. ^ "FC "Karpaty" Lviv. - Gustavo Blanco-Leschuk is a player of FC Karpaty". www.fckarpaty.lviv.ua. Retrieved 15 May 2017. 
  11. ^ admin. "Karpaty signed forwards from Armenia and Argentina - TopRating Football". topratingfootball.ru. Retrieved 15 May 2017. 
  12. ^ "Page not found – Betsmarket". betsmarket.ru. Retrieved 15 May 2017. 
  13. ^ "WAC: Blanco out, Ondama in". http://radiomars.ma/ (in French). radiomars. 5 February 2015. Retrieved 13 March 2015.  External link in |website= (help)
  14. ^ "Argentinsk anfallare klar för Assyriska". fotbollskanalen.se. Retrieved 15 May 2017. 
  15. ^ Office, FC Shakhtar Press. "Blanco Leschuk: I will be happy to help Shakhtar". FC Shakhtar. Retrieved 15 May 2017. 

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