|Date of birth||30 September 1972|
|Place of birth||Grodno, Soviet Union|
|Height||1.72 m (5 ft 7 1⁄2 in)|
|2000–2001||→ Zaragoza (loan)||11||(0)|
|2009||Dinamo Minsk (assistant)|
|2012–2013||Dinamo Minsk (sporting director)|
|2014||Spartak Nalchik (assistant)|
|2014–2015||Amkar Perm (assistant)|
|2015||Standard Liège (assistant)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 30 August 2014.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 1 January 2009
Sergei Gurenko (Belarusian: Сяргей Віталевіч Гурэнка, pronounced [sʲarˈɣʲɛj vʲiˈtalʲɛvʲitʂ ɣuˈrɛnka], Russian: Серге́й Вита́льевич Гуре́нко, tr. Sergey Vitalyevich Gurenko; IPA: [sʲɪrˈɡʲej vʲɪˈtalʲɪvʲɪtɕ ɡʊˈrʲɛnkə]; born 30 September 1972 in Grodno) is a Belarusian football coach and a former player.
Sergei Gurenko began his professional career in his local Belarusian club Khimik Hrodna in the 1989 season. From 1990 he was a regular starter for the team, playing more than 25 games per season until 1995.
In 1995 he was transferred to Russian Premier League side Lokomotiv Moscow. His outstanding skills and determination lead him to become one of the leaders of his side, and eventually he left his team for further challenge. In 1999 he became a player of Italian Serie A side A.S. Roma, which cost the club 10.58 billion Italian lire, but couldn't establish himself well there, playing in only 7 games for his club.
In the 2000–01 season he played for Spanish La Liga side Real Zaragoza, but didn't do well there too, participating in just 11 games and for the 2001–02 season he returned to Italy, playing for Parma AC, making 11 appearances that season. The following season he was a regular part of the first team of Serie A side Piacenza, participating in 25 fixtures and scoring one goal.
In 2003 he returned to Lokomotiv. He was a regular for his club and became one of team's vice-captains. In 2004, playing in a pivotal role of defensive midfielder, Gurenko helped Lokomotiv for second Russian championship title.
Sergei Gurenko debuted for the Belarus national football team on 5 May 1994, in a friendly against Ukraine and would eventually become the team captain. He ended his national team duty after a row with the manager during preparation to the WC qualifier against Moldova on 3 September 2005.
|1||20 August 1997||Dynama Stadium (Minsk), Belarus||Sweden||1 – 0||1–2||1998 World Cup qualifier|
|2||14 October 1998||Ninian Park, Cardiff, Wales||Wales||1 – 1||2–3||Euro 2000 qualifier|
|3||29 March 2003||Dynama Stadium (Minsk), Belarus||Moldova||2 – 1||2–1||Euro 2004 qualifier|
On 22 July 2006, Gurenko passed the milestone of 500 competitive games on the highest level, and became a member of the elite club of Sergei Aleinikov. In total, he has played in 612 matches for top league clubs.
After release of Slavoljub Muslin by Dinamo Minsk on 27 July 2009, Gurenko was named new Assistant Coach in the team of new head coach Kirill Alshevskiy. On 21 August 2009 Dinamo Minsk club official promoted their former player and former assistant coach to the head coaching position, he replaced Kirill Alshevski.
- Russian Premier League champion: 2004
- Russian Cup winner: 1995–96, 1996–97, 2006–07
- Russian Super Cup winner: 2005
- Партизан-2002 (Минск) (Russian)
- "BILANCIO D'ESERCIZIO E CONSOLIDATO DI GRUPPO AL 30 GIUGNO 2000" (PDF). AS Roma (in Italian). Borsa Italiana Archive. 28 June 2001. Retrieved 24 March 2015.
- Gurenko: Time has come for changes (in Russian)
- Футбол. Чемпионат Беларуси. Топ-10 звезд второй лиги: от Грабовского до Гуренко (Russian)
- ФК «Клецк» — ФК «Партизан» 0:3 (Russian)
- Sergei Gurenko at National-Football-Teams.com
- "Клуб Сергея Алейникова. Сергей Гуренко: 500 матчей как 50 лет". Pressball Online. 25 July 2006. Retrieved 27 July 2006.
- Дмитрий Лихтарович: шесть сотен! (in Russian). BATE Borisov official website. Retrieved 3 November 2012.
- Гуренко сменил Альшевского на посту главного тренера
- "Сергей Гуренко вошел в тренерский штаб нальчикского "Спартака"" (in Russian). PFC Spartak Nalchik. 4 February 2014.