Yevhen Seleznyov

  • Date of birth : 20/07/1985
  • Position : Forward
  • Country : Ukraine Ukraine
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Yevhen Seleznyov

Yevhen Seleznyov

Clubs: FC Shakhtar Donetsk (twice), FC Arsenal Kyiv (loan) FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk (twice)

• Born in Makiivka, in eastern Ukraine, he started out in Shakhtar's youth academy but his route to top-flight senior football came via an 18-month spell at FC Arsenal Kyiv.

• Returned to Shakhtar for the 2008/08 season and featured regularly in domestic competition, scoring seven goals in 26 outings, but made only substitute appearances in a long European campaign that resulted in UEFA Cup victory.

• Unsettled at Shakhtar, he joined Dnipro and scored 13 league goals in 2009/10 followed by a league-best tally of 17 in 2010/11, helping the club to fourth place in each season before returning to Shakhtar in 2011.

• Received his first senior cap for Ukraine in May 2008 and scored his first goal six months later before adding his first two competitive strikes in 2010 FIFA World Cup qualifying ties against Andorra; generally used off the bench during the countdown to UEFA EURO 2012.

• Returned to Shakhtar for 2011/12 and helped them to a domestic double with 14 league goals which secured his place in Oleh Blokhin's squad for the EURO finals but he did not feature in the tournament. 

• Made the switch back to Dnipro in August 2012, helping the side to a fourth-placed finish and a UEFA Europa League spot. 

UEFA honours

Last updated: 13/03/14 15.40CET

Match log

The home team is listed first.Last updated: 27/11/2015 12:57 CET
09.06.2015Friendlies 2014-16Final tournament - Group stageGeorgiaGeorgia1-2UkraineUkraine4600
14.06.2015UEFA EUROQualifying roundUkraineUkraine3-0LuxembourgLuxembourg2100
19.07.2015Ukrainian Premier LeagueHoverlaHoverla1-1DniproDnipro4500
26.07.2015Ukrainian Premier LeagueDniproDnipro4-2Chornomorets OdesaChornomorets Odesa9000
02.08.2015Ukrainian Premier LeagueVorsklaVorskla1-1DniproDnipro3401
09.08.2015Ukrainian Premier LeagueDniproDnipro1-2Dynamo KyivDynamo Kyiv9000
14.08.2015Ukrainian Premier LeagueShakhtar DonetskShakhtar Donetsk0-2DniproDnipro9010
22.08.2015Ukrainian CupFirst roundBalkany ZoryaBalkany Zorya0-1DniproDnipro9000
30.08.2015Ukrainian Premier LeagueDniproDnipro2-0KarpatyKarpaty9020
12.09.2015Ukrainian Premier LeagueMetalurh ZaporizhyaMetalurh Zaporizhya1-4DniproDnipro9020
17.09.2015UEFA Europa LeagueGroup stageDniproDnipro1-1LazioLazio9010
20.09.2015Ukrainian Premier LeagueDniproDnipro0-3ZoryaZorya9000
23.09.2015Ukrainian CupPlay-offsOlimpik DonetskOlimpik Donetsk0-2DniproDnipro7710
27.09.2015Ukrainian Premier LeagueMetalistMetalist1-2DniproDnipro9000
01.10.2015UEFA Europa LeagueGroup stageRosenborgRosenborg0-1DniproDnipro8410
04.10.2015Ukrainian Premier LeagueDniproDnipro2-0OlexandriyaOlexandriya7800
09.10.2015UEFA EUROQualifying roundFYR MacedoniaFYR Macedonia0-2UkraineUkraine7410
12.10.2015UEFA EUROQualifying roundUkraineUkraine0-1SpainSpain300
17.10.2015Ukrainian Premier LeagueDniprodzerzhynskDniprodzerzhynsk0-6DniproDnipro9040
22.10.2015UEFA Europa LeagueGroup stageDniproDnipro0-1St-ÉtienneSt-Étienne9000
31.10.2015Ukrainian Premier LeagueOlimpik DonetskOlimpik Donetsk1-1DniproDnipro9000
05.11.2015UEFA Europa LeagueGroup stageSt-ÉtienneSt-Étienne3-0DniproDnipro7800
08.11.2015Ukrainian Premier LeagueDniproDnipro2-0HoverlaHoverla9010
14.11.2015UEFA EUROPlay-off for Final TournamentUkraineUkraine2-0SloveniaSlovenia8410
17.11.2015UEFA EUROPlay-off for Final TournamentSloveniaSlovenia1-1UkraineUkraine8000
21.11.2015Ukrainian Premier LeagueChornomorets OdesaChornomorets Odesa0-0DniproDnipro9000
26.11.2015UEFA Europa LeagueGroup stageLazioLazio3-1DniproDnipro9000

UEFA Best Player in Europe Award

Team of the Year

General info

  • Name: Yevhen Seleznyov
  • Position: Forward
  • Date of birth (Age): 20/07/1985 (30)
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Squad number: 11
  • Club: Dnipro ( UKR)

  • Height: 188cm
  • Weight: 66kg

  • Currently playing:
    • UEFA European Football Championship 2014/16
    • UEFA Europa League 2015/16

  • UEFA competition debut:
  • Club: UEFA Champions League (Group stage)
    16/09/08: Basel 1-2 Shakhtar Donetsk
  • National team: UEFA European Football Championship (Qualifying round)
    14/06/15: Ukraine 3-0 Luxembourg

Career statistics

National team record in UEFA competitions


Club record in UEFA competitions

UEFA Champions League
Shakhtar Donetsk62
UEFA Europa League
Shakhtar Donetsk21
Last updated: 27/11/2015 01:32 CET