Varazdat Haroyan

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Varazdat Haroyan
Personal information
Full name Varazdat Haroyan
Date of birth (1992-08-24) 24 August 1992 (age 24)
Place of birth Yerevan, Armenia
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing position Centre back / Left back
Club information
Current team
Number 2
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2008 Patani 17 (2)
2009–2016 Pyunik Yerevan 118 (6)
2016– Padideh 21 (0)
National team
2009–2010 Armenia U19 3 (0)
2010– Armenia U21 12 (0)
2011– Armenia 24 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10 December 2016.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 10 December 2016

Varazdat Haroyan (Armenian: Վարազդատ Հարոյան, born on 24 August 1992) is an Armenian footballer who plays as a central defender for Padideh and the Armenian national team.

Club career[edit]

Varazdat Haroyan was born in Yerevan, and started football at the football school Pyunik Yerevan. In 2008, he played for Patani, for which played in the first 17 years of the major league clubs. It had to do with the fact that players who do not play for their team often every game. Haroyan was one of these players at that time.[citation needed]

In 2009, he made his debut as a starter for Pyunik in the Armenian Premier League match against Gandzasar in Yerevan. Haroyan came off the bench in place of Arthur Yedigaryan at 90 minutes. That season Pyunik became the 2009 Armenian Premier League champion. Starting in 2010, Haroyan had always been a team regular, and becoming the 2010 Armenian Premier League champion and the winning the 2010 Armenian Cup and 2010 Armenian Supercup.

In March 2012, he became known to the interest of the German club 1. FC Köln, which sent an official invitation to Haroyan. Haroyan was earlier invited to attend the viewing, but in March 2012, decided to go to Germany.[1]


On 6 June 2016, Haroyan signed a two–year contract with Persian Gulf Pro League side Tractor Sazi.[2] However, just one day later the transfer was cancelled by Tractor Sazi management after Tractor Sazi's supporters protests due to historical conflicts between Armenian and Azerbaijani ethnic.

Just hours after Haroyan's contract with Tractor Sazi were cancelled, he joined to another Iranian club, Mashhad based Padideh.

International career[edit]

Haroyan made his debut for the Armenia national football team on 10 August 2011 in a friendly match against Lithuania. He made his debut in official matches on 11 June 2013 in a winning match vs Denmark national football team where Armenia national football team beat Denmark 4-0.



Armenia Pyunik Yerevan


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