FC Milsami Orhei

Fotbal Club Milsami Orhei, commonly known as Milsami Orhei, or simply Milsami, is a Moldovan football club based in Orhei, Moldova, currently playing in the Moldovan Super Liga.

Milsami Orhei
Logo
Full nameFotbal Club Milsami Orhei
Nickname(s)Vulturii roșii (The Red Eagles)
Founded2005; 18 years ago (2005)
GroundComplexul Sportiv Raional
Capacity2,539
PresidentIlan Shor
Head CoachSerghei Dubrovin
LeagueMoldovan Super Liga
2021–223rd
Current season

Previously known as FC Viitorul Orhei, it won its first league title in 2015, becoming the first team to take the title away from the cities of Chișinău and Tiraspol.

HistoryEdit

2005 – founded as Viitorul Step-Soci
2008 – renamed Viitorul Orhei
2010 – renamed Milsami Orhei
2011 – renamed Milsami-Ursidos Orhei
2012 – renamed Milsami Orhei

Current squadEdit

As of 22 October 2022[1][2]

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   MDA Emil Tîmbur
3 DF   MDA Gabriel Holban
4 DF   MDA Petru Racu
5 DF   MDA Vadim Dijinari (on loan from Sheriff Tiraspol)
7 DF   MDA Dinu Graur
8 MF   RUS Igor Lambarschi
9 FW   MDA Sergiu Nazar
10 MF   MDA Gheorghe Andronic
11 FW   MLI Mamadou Camara
13 GK   MDA Victor Buga
14 MF   CMR Vitus Amougui
No. Pos. Nation Player
15 FW   MDA Radu Gînsari
16 MF   MDA Alexandru Antoniuc
19 MF   MDA Dan Pîslă
21 MF   MDA Vsevolod Nihaev
22 FW   MDA Sergiu Istrati
23 DF   MDA Vadim Bolohan
27 MF   MDA Valeriu Macrițchii
30 DF   MDA Igor Bondarenco
31 GK   MDA Mihail Cioban
FW   MDA Artiom Puntus

Coaching staffEdit

As of 14 April 2019
Position Name
Head coach   Serghei Dubrovin
Assistant coach   Ghenadie Pușca
Assistant coach   Oleg Șișchin
Goalkeeping coach   Vladimir Mura

HonoursEdit

LeagueEdit

Winners (1): 2014–15
Runners-up (2): 2017, 2018
Winners (1): 2008–09

CupEdit

Winners (2): 2011–12, 2017–18
Runners-up (1): 2015–16
Winners (2): 2012, 2019
Runners-up (1): 2015

League historyEdit

Season Div. Pos. Pl. W D L GS GA P Cup Super Cup Europe Top Scorer
(League)
2005–06 3rd
"North"
4th 20 11 4 5 34 18 37
2006–07 3rd 18 9 7 2 38 15 34
2007–08 2nd 7th 32 15 4 13 61 45 49
2008–09 1st 30 20 3 7 59 36 63 First round
2009–10 1st 8th 33 10 6 17 32 45 36 Second round   Alexandru Maximov (13)
2010–11 3rd 39 23 9 7 71 23 78 Third round   Gheorghe Boghiu (26)
2011–12 4th 33 14 5 14 41 37 47 Winners EL 1Q   Ademar (7)
2012–13 4th 32 17 4 11 47 30 55 Semi-finals Winners EL 2Q   Gheorghe Boghiu (16)
2013–14 6th 33 17 5 11 54 32 56 Semi-finals EL 3Q   Gheorghe Boghiu (13)
2014–15 1st 24 17 4 3 50 15 55 Semi-finals   Romeo Surdu (12)
2015–16 6th 27 10 6 11 33 23 36 Runners-up Runners-up EL 4Q   Romeo Surdu (4)
2016–17 3rd 30 22 2 6 57 20 68 Quarter-finals   Ilya Belous (7)
  Igor Banović (7)
2017 2nd 18 13 1 4 26 12 40 Winners EL 1Q   Constantin Bogdan (4)
  Alexandru Dedov (4)
2018 2nd 28 13 6 9 36 24 45 Semi-finals EL 1Q   Mihai Plătică (7)
  Alexandru Antoniuc (7)
2019 5th 28 10 9 9 30 28 39 Quarter-finals Winners EL 1Q   Alexandru Antoniuc (5)
2020–21 3rd 36 22 7 7 71 37 73 Quarter-finals   Alexandru Antoniuc (15)
2021–22 3rd 28 15 6 7 50 31 51 Semi-finals ECL 2Q   Sergiu Istrati (15)

European recordEdit

Season Competition Round Club Home Away Aggregate
2011–12 UEFA Europa League 1Q   FC Dinamo Tbilisi 1–3 0–2 1–5
2012–13 UEFA Europa League 2Q   FC Aktobe 4–2 0–3 4–5
2013–14 UEFA Europa League 1Q   F91 Dudelange 1–0 0–0 1–0
2Q   Shakhtyor Soligorsk 1–1 1–1 2–2 (4–2 pen.)
3Q   Saint-Étienne 0–3 0–3 0–6
2015–16 UEFA Champions League 2Q   Ludogorets Razgrad 2–1 1–0 3–1
3Q   Skënderbeu 0–2 0–2 0–4
UEFA Europa League PO   Saint-Étienne 1–1 0–1 1–2
2017–18 UEFA Europa League 1Q   Fola Esch 1–1 1–2 2–3
2018–19 UEFA Europa League 1Q   Slovan Bratislava 2−4 0–5 2–9
2019–20 UEFA Europa League 1Q   FCSB 1–2 0–2 1–4
2021–22 UEFA Europa Conference League 1Q   Sarajevo 0–0 1–0 1–0
2Q   IF Elfsborg 0–5 0–4 0–9
2022–23 UEFA Europa Conference League 1Q   Panevėžys 2–0 0–0 2–0
2Q   KuPS 1–4 2–2 3−6

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "FC Milsami Orhei". Soccerway. Retrieved 4 July 2022.
  2. ^ "FC Milsami Orhei squad". UEFA. Retrieved 20 July 2022.

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