FC Akhmat Grozny

association football club in Russia

FC Akhmat Grozny (Chechen: футболан клуб Ахмат Соьлжа-ГӀала, futbolan klub akhmat cölzha ġala; Russian: Республиканский футбольный клуб Ахмат Грозный, Respublikanskiy futbol'nyy klub akhmat groznyy; Republican Football Club Akhmat Grozny) is a association football club from Grozny, Chechnya, Russia. From 1958 until 2017, the club was named Terek Grozny. The club plays in the Russian Premier League.

The club is currently named after the 1st Chechen President, Akhmad Kadyrov[1]

Akhmat Grozny currently plays their games in the Akhmat-Arena. Because of the war in Chechnya, from the 1990's to 2007 they played their home games in Pyatigorsk, Stavropol Krai. Before the 2008 season, the Russian Football Union allowed the club to play their home matches in Grozny.[2]

SquadEdit

As of 31 August 2017[3]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Pos. Nation Player
2 DF   Brazil Rodolfo
3 DF   Russia Zaurbek Pliyev
4 DF   Venezuela Wilker Ángel
7 FW   Russia Abubakar Kadyrov
8 FW   Brazil Léo Jabá
9 FW   Russia Zaur Sadayev
10 FW   Russia Khalid Kadyrov
11 MF   Brazil Ismael
13 DF   Iran Milad Mohammadi
14 MF   Brazil Ravanelli
15 DF   Russia Andrei Semyonov
16 GK   Russia Yevgeni Gorodov
17 FW   Senegal Ablaye Mbengue
No. Pos. Nation Player
18 FW   Albania Bekim Balaj
19 MF   Russia Oleg Ivanov
21 MF   Albania Odise Roshi
23 MF   Russia Anton Shvets
24 MF   Russia Roland Gigolayev
33 GK   Russia Vitali Gudiyev
40 DF   Russia Rizvan Utsiyev (captain)
70 MF   Russia Ayub Batsuyev
77 MF   Kosovo Bernard Berisha
93 FW   Russia Apti Akhyadov
94 DF   Brazil Philipe Sampaio
95 FW   Russia Magomed Mitrishev

HonoursEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Главная футбольная команда Чеченской Республики будет переименована в «АХМАТ»" (in Russian). FC Akhmat Grozny. 7 June 2017.
  2. Sputnik. "Grozny to host Russian Premier League soccer". Retrieved 15 June 2016.
  3. "Republican football club "Terek" Grozny named after AA Kadyrov". Retrieved 15 June 2016.

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