FC Tobol

FC Tobol (Kazakh: Тобыл Қостанай Футбол Клубы, Tobyl Qostanaı Fýtbol Klýby) is a Kazakh professional football club based at the Central Stadium in Kostanay. They have been members of the Kazakhstan Premier League since its foundation in 1992. They won the Kazakhstan Premier League in 2010, and finished no lower than fourth place between the 2002 and 2010 seasons.

Tobol Kostanay
Tobyl Qostanaı
FC Tobol Logo.svg
Full nameFootball Club Tobol Kostanay
Tobyl Qostanaı Fýtbol Klýby
Тобыл Қостанай Футбол Клубы
Founded1967; 54 years ago (1967)
GroundCentral Stadium
Kostanay, Kazakhstan
Capacity9,500
ChairmanNikolay Panin
ManagerGrigori Babayan
LeagueKazakhstan Premier League
2020Kazakhstan Premier League, 2nd of 12
WebsiteClub website
Current season

HistoryEdit

Following a surprise defeat to Kyzylzhar in the 2016 Kazakhstan Cup, manager Dmitriy Ogai left the club by mutual consent,[1] with Oleg Lotov being appointed as interim manager on 30 April 2016.[2] Lotov was replaced with Omari Tetradze as the club's manager on 30 May 2016.[3]

Prior to the start of the season, Vladimir Nikitenko was appointed as Tobol's manager following the expiration of Robert Yevdokimov's contract. On 1 August, Vladimir Nikitenko resigned as manager after Tobol were eliminated from the Europa League.[4] Andrei Miroshnichenko was appointed as Caretaker manager before Marek Zub was announced as Tobol's new manager on 6 August 2018.[5] On 31 December 2018, Zub left Tobol after his contract wasn't renewed,[6] and Vladimir Gazzayev was appointed as the club's new manager.[7] Gazzayev resigned as manager on 21 July 2019 after Tobol were eliminated from the 2019–20 UEFA Europa League by Jeunesse Esch.[8]

On 14 December 2019, Grigori Babayan was appointed as manager of FC Tobol.[9]

NamesEdit

  • 1967 : Founded as Avtomobilist
  • 1982 : The club is renamed Energetik
  • 1990 : The club is renamed Kustanayets
  • 1992 : The club is renamed Khimik
  • 1995 : The club is renamed Tobol

Domestic historyEdit

Season Level Pos Pld W D L For Against Points Domestic Cup Top goalscorer
1992 1st 13 26 7 3 16 29 45 17   V.Velman –
1993 8 22 7 5 10 26 31 19   O.Malyshev – 19
1994 10 30 11 5 14 42 37 27   M.Nizovtsev – 20
1995 12 30 10 6 14 28 33 36   O.Malyshev –
1996 11 34 10 15 9 35 35 45   O.Malyshev –
1999 8 30 12 5 13 28 29 41   E.Glazunov –
2000 7 28 13 3 12 42 39 42   A.Gornalev –
2001 6 32 15 4 13 48 43 49   Zhumaskaliyev – 12
2002 3 32 15 7 10 45 43 52   M.Mazbaev – 9
2003 2 32 24 4 4 55 19 76 Runners-up Zhumaskaliyev – 16
2004 3 36 22 11 3 87 27 60   Bakayev – 22
2005 2 30 21 6 3 53 21 69   Bakayev – 15
2006 3 30 16 8 6 43 22 56   Zhumaskaliyev – 14
2007 2 30 19 7 4 60 20 64 Winners   S.Ostapenko – 10
2008 2 30 20 7 3 58 21 67 Semi-final   A.Golban –
2009 4 26 14 9 3 54 23 51 Second round   W.Baýramow – 18
2010 1 32 19 7 6 53 25 64 Quarter-final   U.Bakayev – 16
2011 7 32 14 3 15 48 44 32 Runners-up   S.Gridin – 12
2012 6 26 13 6 7 42 27 45 Quarter-final   B.Dzholchiyev – 8
2013 7 32 14 6 12 48 33 35 Quarter-final   I.Bugaiov – 13
2014 7 32 10 12 10 35 35 26 Quarter-final   T.Šimkovič – 5
  N.Zhumaskaliyev – 5
  J.Jeslínek – 5
2015 7 32 12 6 14 32 42 30 Semi-final   T.Šimkovič – 5
  N.Zhumaskaliyev – 5
  U.Kalu – 5
2016 7 32 12 5 15 40 10 41 Last 16   S.Khizhnichenko – 10
2017 5 33 12 11 10 36 26 47 Last 16   A.Shchotkin – 10
2018 3 33 15 8 10 36 30 53 Quarter-final   A.Nurgaliev – 8
2019 4 33 19 6 8 45 27 63 Semi-final   A.Nurgaliev – 10
2020 2 20 12 2 6 26 16 38 -   A.Nurgaliev – 5

Continental historyEdit

Tobol performed remarkably in their first European appearance, reaching the third round of the Intertoto Cup 2003. They beat Polonia Warszawa and Sint-Truiden, and lost to SV Pasching. In UEFA Cup 2006-07 FC Basel were hard nuts to crack for Tobol. They won the Intertoto Cup 2007, defeating FC Zestafoni, Slovan Liberec and OFI Crete and advanced to 2nd qualifying round of UEFA Cup 2007-08.

As of match played 18 July 2019
Competition Played Won Drew Lost GF GA GD Win%
European Cup / Champions League 2 0 1 1 1 3 −2 000.00
UEFA Cup / UEFA Europa League 16 4 4 8 11 18 −7 025.00
UEFA Intertoto Cup 12 8 1 3 16 8 +8 066.67
Total 29 12 5 12 28 29 −1 041.38

Legend: GF = Goals For. GA = Goals Against. GD = Goal Difference.

Season Competition Round Opponent Home Away Aggregate
2003 Intertoto Cup 1R   Polonia Warszawa 2–1 3–0 5–1
2R   Sint-Truidense 1–0 2–0 3–0
3R   SV Pasching 0–1 0–3 0–4
2006–07 UEFA Cup 1Q   FC Basel 0–0 1–3 1–3
2007 Intertoto Cup 1R   FC Zestafoni 3–0 0–2 3–2
2R   Slovan Liberec 1–1 2–0 3–1
3R   OFI Crete 1–0 1–0 2–0
2007–08 UEFA Cup 2Q   Dyskobolia Grodzisk 0–1 0–2 0–3
2008–09 UEFA Cup 1Q   Austria Wien 1–0 0–2 1–2
2009–10 UEFA Europa League 2Q   Galatasaray 1–1 0–2 1–3
2010–11 UEFA Europa League 1Q   Zrinjski Mostar 1–2 1–2 2–4
2011–12 UEFA Champions League 2Q   Slovan Bratislava 1–1 0–2 1–3
2018–19 UEFA Europa League 1Q   Samtredia 2–0 1–0 3–0
2Q   Pyunik 2–1 0–1 2–2 (a)
2019–20 UEFA Europa League 1Q   Jeunesse Esch 1–1 0–0 1–1 (a)
2021–22 UEFA Europa Conference League 2Q

HonoursEdit

Winners (1): 2010
Winners (1): 2007
Winners (1): 2021
Winners (1): 2007

Current squadEdit

As of 17 April 2021[11]

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

No. Pos. Nation Player
3 DF   KAZ Roman Asrankulov
5 MF   KAZ Daniyar Semchenkov
7 DF   KAZ Dmitri Miroshnichenko
8 MF   KAZ Askhat Tagybergen
10 MF   KAZ Serikzhan Muzhikov
11 MF   FRA Jérémy Manzorro
12 GK   KAZ Sultan Busurmanov
13 MF   KAZ Azat Nurgaliev
14 MF   KAZ Samat Zharynbetov
15 MF   GNB Toni Silva
17 DF   KAZ Ruslan Valiullin
19 FW   KAZ Oralkhan Omirtayev
No. Pos. Nation Player
20 MF   KAZ Zhaslan Zhumashev
21 DF   KAZ Sultan Abilgazy
22 DF   KAZ Aleksandr Marochkin
23 FW   SRB Nemanja Nikolić
25 DF   KAZ Serhiy Malyi
29 MF   SRB Dušan Jovančić (on loan from Çaykur Rizespor)
35 GK   KAZ Aleksandr Mokin
41 GK   KAZ Yegor Tsuprikov
40 MF   POR Carlos Fonseca
45 DF   MKD Aleksa Amanović
87 FW   SRB Zoran Tošić
99 FW   GEO Elguja Lobjanidze


ManagersEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Дмитрий Огай оставил пост главного тренера". fc-tobol.kz (in Russian). FC Tobol. 28 April 2016. Archived from the original on 5 May 2016. Retrieved 28 April 2016.
  2. ^ "О.Лотов будет совмещать основу и дубль". fc-tobol.kz (in Russian). FC Tobol. 30 April 2016. Archived from the original on 25 June 2016. Retrieved 13 June 2016.
  3. ^ "Омари Тетрадзе возглавил костанайский Тобол". fc-tobol.kz (in Russian). FC Tobol. 30 May 2016. Archived from the original on 12 August 2016. Retrieved 26 June 2016.
  4. ^ "Владимир Никитенко подал в отставку". fctobol.kz (in Russian). FC Tobol. 1 August 2018. Retrieved 1 August 2018.
  5. ^ "Марек Зуб возглавил Тобол". fctobol.kz (in Russian). FC Tobol. 6 August 2018. Retrieved 8 August 2018.
  6. ^ ""Тобол" расстался с Мареком Зубом". fctobol.kz (in Russian). FC Tobol. 31 December 2018. Retrieved 5 January 2019.
  7. ^ "Пост главного тренера ФК "Тобол" займет Владимир Газзаев". fctobol.kz (in Russian). FC Tobol. 31 December 2018. Retrieved 5 January 2019.
  8. ^ a b "Владимир Газзаев покидает Тобол". fctobol.kz/ (in Russian). FC Tobol. 21 July 2019. Retrieved 21 July 2019.
  9. ^ a b "Григорий Бабаян – главный тренер Тобола". fctobol.kz/ (in Russian). FC Tobol. 14 December 2019. Retrieved 15 December 2019.
  10. ^ The UEFA Intertoto Cup: Past Winners. Listed are all 11 teams that won the Intertoto Cup, qualifying for the UEFA Cup.
  11. ^ "Состав 2019". fctobol.kz (in Russian). FC Tobol. 17 February 2019. Retrieved 1 March 2019.

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