FC Caspiy

Football Club Caspiy (Kazakh: Каспий Ақтау Футбол Клубы, Kaspıı Aqtaý Fýtbol Klýby) is a Kazakhstani football club based at the Zhastar Stadium in Aktau. The club name derived from Caspian Sea (Kazakh: Каспий теңізі). Their best year was 1996, when they finished 4th in the Premier League and reached the semi-finals of the Kazakhstan Cup. Since 2001, they were stuck in the First Division, until gaining direct promotion to the top division in the 2019 season.

Caspiy Aktau
Kaspıı Aqtaý
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Full nameFootball Club Caspiy Aktau
Kaspıı Aqtaý Fýtbol Klýby
Nickname(s)Sailors
Founded1962; 59 years ago (1962), as Trud
GroundZhastar Stadium
Capacity3,500
ChairmanBaltileu Galymzhan
ManagerSrdjan Blagojevic
LeagueKazakhstan Premier League
202010th
WebsiteClub website

HistoryEdit

From 1979 – 1991, the team played in the Soviet second league. From 1992 onwards, following the breakup of the Soviet Union, they played in the championship of Kazakhstan. The best achievement – the 4th place in 1996.

NamesEdit

  • 1962 : Founded as Trud
  • 1990 : The club is renamed Aktau
  • 1993 (July) : The club is renamed Munaishy
  • 1999 : The club is renamed Aktau
  • 2000 : The club is renamed Mangystau
  • 2002 : The club is renamed Caspiy

Domestic historyEdit

Season League Kazakhstan Cup Top goalscorer Manager
Div. Pos. Pl. W D L GS GA P Name League
1992 1st 15 32 17 3 12 62 46 54 First round   Eduard Glazunov 19   Degtyarov Alexander
1993 1st 20 48 23 5 20 84 77 74 First round   Erkin Sultanov 20
1994 2nd 1 36 30 2 4 62 23 92 Semi-final
1995 1st 16 30 1 5 24 15 107 8 Last 16
1996 1st 4 34 18 9 7 54 26 63 Semi-final   Eduard Glazunov 10
1997 Non League
1998 2nd 3 4 1 1 2 2 7 4
1999 2nd 8 3 0 0 3 2 9 0
2000 2nd 2 11 6 3 2 20 9 21
2001 1st 17 32 3 6 23 16 59 15 Last 16   Erlan Urazaev 5   Vladimir Fomichev
2002 2nd 6 24 8 6 10 25 28 30 Quarter-final
2003 2nd (SW) 3 20 12 1 7 33 21 37 First round
2004 2nd (SW) 3 24 17 2 5 50 17 53 First round
2005 2nd (SW) 5 22 10 6 6 31 17 36 First round   Fedor Siminidi 15
2006 2nd (SW) 2 26 19 3 4 63 20 60 First round   Talgat Sabalakov 14
2007 2nd (SW) 3 26 19 3 4 46 23 43 First round   Sergey Gridin 13
2008 2nd 9 26 11 1 14 42 55 34 First round
2009 2nd 10 26 5 8 13 26 40 23 First round   Anvarbek Sanbaev
2010 2nd 16 34 5 5 24 40 79 20 Second round   Erlan Murlikhanov 6   Mels Kushanov
2011 2nd 12 32 10 7 15 33 42 37 First round   Almas Armenov 9   Baurzhan Baimukhammedov
2012 2nd 8 30 11 7 12 39 31 40 First round   Almas Armenov 8   Radostin Dimov
2013 2nd 5 34 19 8 7 54 31 65 Second round   Igor Abdusheev 15   Igor Prokhnitskiy
2014 2nd 4 28 17 4 7 44 26 51 First round   Almas Armenov 13   Igor Prokhnitskiy
2015 2nd 5 24 12 7 5 35 18 43 First round   Vladimir Vyatkin 9   Kairat Aimanov
2016 2nd 4 28 12 7 9 38 29 43 Second round   Almas Armenov 7   Kairat Aimanov / Askar Kushikbaev
2017 2nd 8 24 3 6 15 14 36 15 First round   Moussa Limane 7   Askar Kushikbaev
2018 2nd 11 33 3 7 23 25 65 16 First round   Branko Čubrilo 5   Askar Keldjanov /   Ivan Pudar
2019 2nd 2 26 17 5 4 48 21 56 Last 16   Aidos Tattybaev 19   Sava Kovačević
2020 1st 10 20 5 2 13 15 34 17 -   Billal Sebaihi 4   Srdjan Blagojevic
2021 1st -   Srdjan Blagojevic

Current squadEdit

As of 10 March 2021[1]

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

No. Pos. Nation Player
1 GK   KAZ Nurlybek Ayazbaev
6 DF   BLR Aleksey Zaleski
7 MF   KAZ Bekzat Kabylan
8 MF   SRB Stefan Bukorac
9 MF   TKM Ruslan Mingazow
10 FW   KAZ Almas Armenov
11 MF   KAZ Aslan Darabayev
13 MF   KAZ Ruslan Sakhalbaev
14 DF   UKR Taras Bondarenko
15 FW   RUS David Karayev
17 DF   KAZ Ruslan Zhanysbaev
19 DF   KAZ Maksat Taykenov
21 MF   KAZ Maksim Gladchenko
No. Pos. Nation Player
22 DF   KAZ Talgat Kusyapov (on loan from Astana)
23 MF   KAZ Amandyk Nabikhanov
24 MF   SRB Nikola Cuckić
25 DF   KAZ Anuar Bekmyrza
33 DF   KAZ Ilya Vorotnikov
35 GK   KAZ Olzhas Mukhanov
47 MF   KAZ Arman Nusip
48 MF   FRA Chafik Tigroudja
77 FW   TUN Wajdi Sahli
81 FW   KAZ Ramazan Karimov
91 GK   SRB Marko Milošević
98 DF   KAZ Niyaz Shugaev (on loan from Shakhter Karagandy)

HonoursEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Футбольный клуб «Каспий»". pflk.kz/ (in Russian). Football Federation of Kazakhstan. 10 March 2021. Retrieved 10 March 2021.

External linksEdit