FC Astana-1964 (Kazakh: Астана-1964 Футбол Клубы) is a Kazakhstani football club based at the K.Munaitpasov Stadium in Astana. Founding members of the Kazakhstan Premier League, they were relegated to First Division for the first time in 2009 after being declared bankrupt. The club has won the national championship on three occasions.
|Full name||Football Club Astana-1964|
Астана-1964 Футбол Клубы
|Ground||K.Munaitpasov Stadium |
|League||Kazakhstan First Division|
- 1964: Founded as Dinamo Tselinograd
- 1975: Renamed Tselinnik Tselinograd
- 1994: Renamed Tsesna Akmola
- 1996: Renamed Tselinnik Akmola
- 1997: Renamed FC Astana
- 1999: Renamed Zhenis Astana
- 2006: Renamed FC Astana
- 2009: Renamed FC Namys Astana
- 2010: : Renamed FC Astana-1964
Astana-1964 has already played in qualifying stages of European cups. Last time they lost in the second qualifying round of the 2007/8 Champions League to Norway's Rosenborg after overcoming Georgian champions FC Olimpi Rustavi in the first qualifying round 3–0 on aggregate.
|2002–03||UEFA Champions League||First qualifying round||Sheriff Tiraspol||3–2||1–2||4–4(a)|
|2003–04||UEFA Cup||First qualifying round||Viktoria Žižkov||1–3||0–3||1–6|
|2007–08||UEFA Champions League||First qualifying round||Metalurgi Rustavi||3–0||0–0||3–0|
|Second qualifying round||Rosenborg||1–3||1–7||2–10|
Astana-1964 played their home games at the 12,350 capacity Kazhymukan Munaitpasov Stadium.
The following managers won at least one trophy when in charge of Astana:
|Sergey Gorohovodatsky||2000||Kazakhstan Premier League|
|Vladimir Dergach||2001–2002||Kazakhstan Premier League, Kazakhstan Cup|
|Vladimir Fomichev/Igor Svechnikov||2002||Kazakhstan Cup|
|Vladimir Mukhanov||2005||Kazakhstan Cup|
|Arno Pijpers||2006||Kazakhstan Premier League|
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