Samvel Melkonyan

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Samvel Melkonyan
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Personal information
Date of birth (1984-03-15) 15 March 1984 (age 30)
Place of birth Yerevan, Armenian SSR, Soviet Union
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Right Winger, Forward
Club information
Current club Gandzasar Kapan
Number 8
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2002–2008 Banants Yerevan 112 (35)
2008–2009 Metalurh Donetsk 16 (0)
2009–2011 Banants Yerevan 53 (21)
2011-2012 Mika Yerevan 12 (0)
2012-2012 Chernomorets Burgas 10 (0)
2012–2013 Ulisses Yerevan 11 (1)
2013– Gandzasar Kapan 8 (1)
National team
2003–2006 Armenia U-21 15 (0)
2005–2010 Armenia 29 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 23 June 2013

Samvel Melkonyan (Armenian: Սամվել Մելքոնյան, born on 15 March 1984 in Yerevan, Armenian SSR, Soviet Union) is an Armenian football player, who currently is playing for Armenian Premier League side Gandzasar Kapan. Samvel was also a member of the Armenian national team, participated in 29 international matches since his debut at home 2006 World Cup qualification match against the Netherlands on September 3, 2005.

Club career[edit]

Samvel began his professional career playing for Spartak Yerevan. When Spartak merged with Banants, Samvel Melkonyan automatically transferred to Banants. He has been one of the stars at his new club for the past few years. Melkonyan transferred to Ukrainian club Metalurh Donetsk in 2008, but his spell there was not successful and he returned to Banants the following year.

Melkonyan transferred to Chernomorets Burgas in Bulgaria in 2012. He made his first appearance on March 4, 2012 and had one assist in a 2-0 win for the team against CSKA Sofia.

Achievements[edit]

Armenia Banants Yerevan
2007

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