|Full name||Viktor Yevhenovych Prokopenko|
|Date of birth||24 October 1944|
|Place of birth||Zhdanov, Soviet Union|
|Date of death||18 August 2007(aged 62)|
|Place of death||Odessa, Ukraine|
|Height||1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)|
|1964–1967||Soviet Army Team (DDR)||?||(?)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
Viktor Prokopenko (Ukrainian: Віктор Прокопенко) (24 October 1944 – 18 August 2007) was a football (soccer) player and coach who played in GDR and Ukrainian SSR and later worked as a coach in Russia and Ukraine.
He was born in Zhdanov, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union, which is now known as Mariupol and is part of Ukraine. In 1975, he graduated from the Odessa State Pedagogical Institute of Ushynsky and later the Moscow Higher School of Coaches.
Prokopenko was the first ever manager of the Ukraine national football team. Prokopenko also authored Flexibility, Strength, Endurance, a popular book on stretching.
Prokopenko died in Odessa after a heart attack. He was 62 years old.
- Chornomorets Odesa
- Shakhtar Donetsk