FC Sokil Zolochiv

FC Sokil Zolochiv is a Ukrainian football club from Zolochiv, Lviv Oblast that currently competes at the Amateur level. The club entered the Ukrainian Amateur Championships in 2008. Also they compete in the Lvivska Oblast competition.

FC Sokil Zolochiv
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Full nameFC Sokil Zolochiv
LeagueAmateurs (Lviv Oblast)
2009 Lviv Oblast Championship game Naftusia Skhidnytsia – Sokil Zolochiv (Zolochiv is in green)

HistoryEdit

In their history the club also played in the professional leagues. After performing well in the amateur competitions Sokil Zolochiv entered the Ukrainian Second League in 2000. They finish 2nd in their initial season as well as in the 2001–2002 season and were promoted into the Ukrainian First League.

During the 2002–03 season they performed one of the biggest upsets in modern Ukrainian Football when they eliminated Ukrainian Premier League side Metalurh Zaporizhya in the 2002–03 Ukrainian Cup 1/16 finals. Unfortunately, later in the season the club removed themselves from the Persha Liha competition and returned to the regional Lviv Oblast competition.

HonorsEdit

Runners Up: 2
2000/01 Group A
2001/02 Group A

League and cup historyEdit

Season Div. Pos. Pl. W D L GS GA P Domestic Cup Europe Notes
2000–01 3rd "A" 2 30 20 8 2 48 6 68 1/8 finals[1]
2001–02 3rd "A" 2 36 26 5 5 80 26 83 3rd Round promoted
2002–03 2nd 18 34 4 7 23 23 39 19 1/8 finals Withdrawn[2]
2003–2008 Club competes at the Amateur level (Lvivska Oblast)
2008 4th 2 8 5 0 3 14 13 15

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The club was a Semi-finalist in the Second League Cup
  2. ^ Club removed itself from the competition April 25, 2003. The PFL awarded technical victories to their opponents.