Myron Markevych

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Myron Markevych
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Personal information
Full name Myron Bohdanovych Markevych
Date of birth (1951-02-01) February 1, 1951 (age 66)
Place of birth Vynnyky, Lviv oblast, Ukrainian SSR
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1970–1972 Karpaty Lviv reserves
1973 SKA Lviv
1974 Spartak Ordzhonikidze
1976–1977 Torpedo Lutsk 59 (7)
Teams managed
1984–1987 Torpedo Lutsk
1988–1989 Podillya Khmelnytskyi
1990 Kryvbas Kryvyi Rih
1991–1992 Volyn Lutsk
1992–1995 Karpaty Lviv
1995 Podillya Khmelnytskyi
1996 Kryvbas Kryvyi Rih
1996–1998 Karpaty Lviv
1999–2001 Metalurh Zaporizhya
2001–2002 Karpaty Lviv
2002 Anzhi Makhachkala
2002–2004 Karpaty Lviv
2005–2014 Metalist Kharkiv
2010 Ukraine
2014–2016 FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Myron Bohdanovych Markevych (Ukrainian: Миро́н Богда́нович Марке́вич; born February 1, 1951 in Vynnyky, Lviv oblast, Ukrainian SSR) is a former football midfielder.

He worked as a head coach of Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk in the Ukrainian Premier League[1] and a head coach of the Ukrainian national football team.[2][3] He holds the record for coaching the most matches (500 as on August 15, 2011) in the Ukrainian Premier League.[4]



As a midfielder used to play for FC Karpaty Lviv (reserves), SCA Lviv, FC Spartak Ordzhinikidze, and FC Torpedo Lutsk.


Graffiti. 2010

He was graduated from the Institute of Physical Education (Lviv) and the Supreme school of coaches in Moscow in 1983. Coached a wide variety of teams, devoting most of his career to FC Karpaty Lviv. Currently he is the coach of FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk.

Markevych was appointed head coach of Ukraine's national football team early February 2010,[5] but resigned late August 2010.[3] On 21 August 2010 the Football Federation of Ukraine (FFU) received by fax a petition of Markevych for his resignation. The legal department of FFU, however, stated that such a document can only be submitted in its original form and the fax copy can not really be accepted.[6][7] However, his resignation was accepted and he was replaced by Yuriy Kalitvintsev as caretaker manager.[8][9]

Personal information[edit]

He is fluent in English and Polish. He is married and is the father of two sons.




Karpaty Lviv
Metalist Kharkiv


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