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Denis Vladimirovich Laktionov (Russian: Денис Владимирович Лактионов; born 4 September 1977) is a Russian football coach and a former player. He is the manager of FC Rodina Moscow. He became a naturalized South Korean citizen in 2003, and was known as Lee Seong-nam while playing for Seongnam Ilhwa Chunma.

Denis Laktionov
Personal information
Full name Denis Vladimirovich Laktionov
Date of birth (1977-09-04) 4 September 1977 (age 41)
Place of birth Novosibirsk, Soviet Union
Height 1.76 m (5 ft 9 12 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
FC Rodina Moscow
Youth career
0000–1994 Sakhalin
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1994–1995 Sakhalin 59 (25)
1996–2002 Suwon Samsung Bluewings 161 (42)
2003–2005 Seongnam Ilhwa Chunma 79 (14)
2005Busan I'Park (loan) 4 (0)
2006–2007 Suwon Samsung Bluewings 16 (0)
2008–2009 Sibir Novosibirsk 28 (0)
2011 Tom Tomsk 1 (0)
2012–2013 Gangwon FC 11 (1)
National team
2002 Russia 2 (0)
Teams managed
2011–2012 FC Tom Tomsk (assistant)
2012 FC Sibir Novosibirsk (assistant)
2015 UOR #5 Yegoryevsk
2019– FC Rodina Moscow
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
Denis Laktionov
Revised RomanizationDeniseu
Korean name
Revised RomanizationI Seongnam
McCune–ReischauerYi Sŏngnam


Club careerEdit

In December 2007 he returned to Russia and signed a two-year contract with Sibir Novosibirsk in the Russian First Division. He was released by Sibir in the summer 2008 and became a free agent. He re-signed with Sibir in the winter of 2008.

International careerEdit

While not being selected for the final Russian squad, Laktionov was involved in the training camp for the 2002 FIFA World Cup. Laktionov made his debut for Russia on 17 May 2002 in a friendly game against Belarus. He also played for the Olympic team.

Personal lifeEdit

His cousin Aleksandr Laktionov was also a footballer.


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