FK Tauras Tauragė

FK Tauras is a Lithuanian football team from the city of Tauragė.

FK Tauras
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Full nameFootball Club Tauras
Founded1922
GroundVytautas Stadium
Tauragė
Capacity3500. Renovated in 2010–2011
ManagerDarius Stažys

HistoryEdit

The club was founded 1922 in the Lithuanian city Tauragė.

NameEdit

During its history the club has changed its name several times:

  • 1922 – Tauras
  • 1947 – Žalgiris
  • 1957 – Maistas
  • 1959 – Maisto Sporto Klubas (MSK)
  • 1962 – Tauras
  • 1990 – Elektronas
  • 1992 – Tauras-Karšuva
  • 1995 – Tauras
  • 2005 – Tauras ERRA
  • 2008 – Tauras

European recordEdit

UEFA Europa League:

Season Round Country Club Home Away Aggregate
2010–11 Q1   Llanelli 3–2 (aet) 2–2 5–4
Q2   APOEL 0–3 1–3 1–6
2011–12 Q2   ADO Den Haag 2–3 0–2 2–5

AchievementsEdit

  • Lithuanian SSR championship: 1
1987

Current squadEdit

As of 26 March 2017.

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   LTU Aironas Vaičikauskas
16 GK   LTU Nojus Budrys
95 GK   LTU Justinas Popiera

2 DF   LTU Simonas Pilypas
3 DF   LTU Mažvydas Gintalas
4 DF   UKR Yuri Shevchuk
5 DF   LTU Benas Laugalys
6 DF   RUS Vyacheslav Emelianenko
17 DF   CMR Jean-Paul Ndeki
21 DF   LTU Julius Meištininkas
29 DF   GHA Mutala Swallan

7 MF   LTU Laurynas Danielius
11 MF   LTU Edgaras Mejeris
19 MF   LTU Povilas Kiselevskis
No. Pos. Nation Player
20 MF   LTU Mindaugas Venckus
22 MF   LTU Karolis Gečas
23 MF   LTU Adomas Ankudinovas
24 MF   GHA Francis Amponcah
33 MF   LTU Lukas Ankudinovas

8 FW   LTU Audrius Brokas
9 FW   LTU Simonas Babilius
10 FW   RUS Karlen Darchinyan
13 FW   LTU Vidmantas Gudjonis
14 FW   LTU Evaldas Grigaitis
15 FW   LTU Romas Auškalnis
25 FW   GHA Dery Kognuu
31 FW   LTU Donatas Gaižauskas

Former playersEdit

ManagersEdit

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