Yevhen Shakhov (footballer, born 1990)
Shakhov with Dnipro
|Full name||Yevhen Yevhenovych Shakhov|
|Date of birth||30 November 1990|
|Place of birth||Dnipropetrovsk, Ukrainian SSR|
|Height||1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|2003–2004||FC Vidradnyi Kyiv|
|2004–2005||FC Zmina-Obolon Kyiv|
|2010||→ Arsenal Kyiv (loan)||3||(1)|
|2011–2012||→ Arsenal Kyiv (loan)||11||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 23 April 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 15 November 2016
Born in Dnipropetrovsk, he debuted on 7 April 2007 against rivals Stal Alchevsk as Dnipro lost 1–3. It was not until the 2010-11 season when his appearance for the Dnipro's senior squad became more regular. On 23 April 2015, on as a half-time substitute for Roman Bezus he scored the only goal of the tie as Dnipro eliminated Brugge to advance to the semi-finals of the UEFA Europa League. He left FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk having 127 appearances (17 goals,13 assists) in all competitions.
On 28 May 2016, the Ukrainian midfielder of Dnipro, whose current contract expires on June 30, 2016, will continue his career in Greece as a member of Superleague side PAOK FC signing a three years' contract for an undisclosed fee. On 5 March 2017, he scored his first Superleague game, in the derby against champions Olympiakos, helping his club to obtain a 2-0 home win. On 27 April 2017, he scored the third goal in Greek Cup semifinals against Panathinaikos in a glorious 4-0 helping his club to be promoted to the final against rivals AEK Athens.
Shakhov's exceptional season with FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk was his passport to be called up by Mykhailo Fomenko to the provisional Euro 2016 squad. He was also called up to the 31-player squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification match against Iceland on 5 September 2016. On 15 November 2016, he scored his first goal with the Ukraine in a 2-0 home friendly game against Serbia.
- "PAOK sign Yevhen Shakhov".
- Farrell, Dom (23 April 2015). "Dnipro 1-0 Club Brugge (1-0 Agg.): Shakhov fires Ukrainians into semis". Goal.com. Retrieved 23 April 2015.
- "PAOK and Yevhen Shakhov agreed terms". www.sdna.gr. 28 May 2016.
- "Αυτός είναι ο Σάχοφ!". www.paok24.com. 28 May 2016.
- "Στον τελικό ο ΠΑΟΚ, ιστορική ανατροπή με 4-0". www.sport24.gr. 27 May 2017.
- "Provisional squad of the Ukrainian National team for EURO-2016". www.ffu.org.ua. 19 May 2016.
- "Ukraine vs Serbia 2-0". ca.sports.yahoo.com. 15 November 2016.