Viktor Kovalenko (footballer)
|Full name||Viktor Viktorovych Kovalenko|
|Date of birth||14 February 1996|
|Place of birth||Kherson, Ukraine|
|Height||1.82 m (5 ft 11 1⁄2 in)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11 June 2019|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 11 June 2019
Kovalenko is product of youth team systems of FC Shakhtar Donetsk. He made his début in the Ukrainian Premier League for Shakhtar in the game against FC Vorskla Poltava on 28 February 2015. On May 9, 2015, he made his first direct contribution for the first team when assisting the fifth and sixth goals for FC Shakhtar Donetsk in a 7–3 win over FC Hoverla Uzhhorod.
Kovalenko was called up by Ukraine to play in the 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup in New Zealand. He scored two goals in a 6–0 victory over Myanmar and added a hat-trick against the United States to secure 3–0 win at North Harbour Stadium in Auckland, as the team reached the round of 16. He was the Golden Boot of the 2015 FIFA U-20 World Cup with 5 goals.
- Ukrainian Premier League: 2016–17, 2017–18, 2018–19
- Ukrainian Cup: 2015–16, 2016–17, 2017–18, 2018–19
- Ukrainian Super Cup: 2015, 2017
- FIFA World Youth Championship Golden Shoe: 2015
- Ukrainian Premier League Best young player: 2015–16
- As of 5 June 2019
|Shakhtar Donetsk||2014–15||Ukrainian Premier League||2||0||2||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||4||0|
- As of 11 June 2019
|Ukraine national team|
- "Archived copy" Віктор Коваленко (in Ukrainian). Shakhtar's Academy Site. 1 March 2015. Archived from the original on 2 April 2015. Retrieved 1 March 2015. Cite uses deprecated parameter
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- Чемпіонат Прем'єр-ліги. 15 тур. Матч № 102 28.02.2015 (in Ukrainian). UPL Official Web Site. 1 March 2015.
- "Ukraine hit Myanmar for six". FIFA. 2 June 2015. Retrieved 15 June 2015.
- "Kovalenko treble puts Ukraine on top". FIFA. 5 June 2015. Retrieved 15 June 2015.
- "FIFA World Youth Championship New Zealand 2015". FIFA. Retrieved 5 October 2017.
- "Визначено лауреатів сезону 2015/16!". .upl.ua. Retrieved 5 October 2017.
Media related to Viktor Kovalenko at Wikimedia Commons
- Viktor Kovalenko at the Football Federation of Ukraine (in Ukrainian)
- Viktor Kovalenko at Soccerway
- Viktor Kovalenko at Topforward