Volodymyr Yezerskiy

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Volodymyr Yezerskiy
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Personal information
Full name Volodymyr Ivanovych Yezerskiy
Date of birth (1976-11-15) 15 November 1976 (age 42)
Place of birth Lviv, Ukrainian SSR, USSR
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Defender
Club information
Current team
Ukraine U-16 (manager)
Youth career
SKA Lviv
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1995–1997 Harai Zhovkva 55 (3)
1997–1998 Karpaty Lviv 33 (0)
1997–1998Karpaty-2 Lviv 9 (0)
1998–2000 Dynamo Kyiv 10 (0)
1999–2000Dynamo-2 Kyiv 43 (3)
1999–2000Dynamo-3 Kyiv 2 (0)
2000Kryvbas Kryvyi Rih (loan) 9 (0)
2000–2007 Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk 146 (8)
2001–2002Dnipro-2 Dnipropetrovsk 6 (0)
2002Dnipro-3 Dnipropetrovsk 1 (0)
2007–2010 Shakhtar Donetsk 21 (1)
2010Zorya Luhansk (loan) 11 (0)
2010–2011 Zorya Luhansk 20 (3)
2011–2013 Tavriya Simferopol 44 (0)
2013–2014 Hoverla Uzhhorod 9 (0)
Total 419 (18)
National team
1998–2008 Ukraine 39 (2)
Teams managed
2014–2016 Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk (assistant)
2017 Ukraine U-19
2017– Ukraine U-16
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Volodymyr Ivanovych Yezerskiy (Ukrainian: Володимир Іванович Єзерський; born 15 November 1976) is a former professional Ukrainian football defender. He also played for the Ukrainian national team in 1998-2008. Yezerskiy is a Distinguished Master of Sports (2005).[1]



Yezerskiy started his professional football career in 1997 in Karpaty Lviv. Two years later, he was picked up by Ukrainian giants, Dynamo Kyiv, and, later, by Kryvbas Kryvyi Rih. In 2000, Yezerskiy left to Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk, where he became an integral part of the team. On 20 June 2007 he was signed by FC Shakhtar Donetsk on a 3-year deal with a transfer fee of €1.2 million from Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk. He was load out to Zorya Luhansk during the winter break of the 2009–10 Premier league season.


Yezerskiy played his first international game for the Ukraine national team on July 15, 1998 against the Poland national football team. However, after his successes in Dnipro, he became a regular player of the national team squad. He helped Ukraine qualify for their first World cup in 2006. Ukraine managed to get to the quarterfinals, losing to eventual world champions Italy.

International goals[edit]

Both of his goals were scored from a corner kick and were game openers.

# Date Venue Opponent Score Result Competition
1. 5 June 2006 Petrovskiy Stadium, St. Petersburg, Russia  Libya 1–0 3-0 Friendly
2. 24 March 2007 Svangaskarð, Toftir, Faroe Islands  Faroe Islands 0–1 0-2 UEFA Euro 2008 qualifying
Correct as of 6 June 2011



Shakhtar Donetsk



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