Vitali Lystsov

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Vitali Lystsov
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Lystsov with Lokomotiv Moscow in 2012
Personal information
Full name Vitali Lystsov
Date of birth (1995-07-11) July 11, 1995 (age 20)
Place of birth Voronezh, Russia
Height 1.92 m (6 ft 3 12 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Benfica B
Number 79
Youth career
2007–2014 Lokomotiv Moscow
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2012–2014 Lokomotiv Moscow 1 (0)
2014–2015 União Leiria 7 (0)
2015 Benfica B (loan) 14 (0)
2015– Benfica B 2 (0)
National team
2011–2012 Russia U17 6 (0)
2013– Russia U19 2 (0)

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 17 August 2015.
† Appearances (Goals).

‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 2 February 2015

Vitali Lystsov (Russian: Виталий Александрович Лысцов; born 11 July 1995) is a Russian professional footballer who plays as a defender for Benfica B.

Club career[edit]

A product of FC Lokomotiv Moscow youth department, Lystsov debuted in the Russian Premier League for Lokomotiv Moscow in a match against FC Krasnodar on 24 November 2012.[1]

In 2014, Lystsov joined Portuguese club U.D. Leiria in the third level league.


On 2 February 2015, Lystsov joined Portuguese champions S.L. Benfica, on loan from União de Leiria until the end of the season, with a buyout clause, being assigned to the reserve team in Segunda Liga.[2][3] On 8 February, he debuted for Benfica B against Académico de Viseu.[4]

On 31 May 2015, União de Leiria announced that Lystsov had signed a 5-year contract with Benfica.[5]


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