Gennadiy Petrovich Bliznyuk (Belarusian: Генадзь Блізьнюк, Henadz Bliznyuk, Russian: Геннадий Близнюк; born 30 July 1980) is a Belarusian football coach ad former player (forward). who works for Energetik-BGU Minsk.
|Full name||Gennadi Petrovich Bliznyuk|
|Date of birth||30 July 1980|
|Place of birth||Svietlahorsk, Belarusian SSR|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Energetik-BGU Minsk (assistant coach)|
|2016–2018||Isloch Minsk Raion||42||(5)|
|2019–||Energetik-BGU Minsk (assistant)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
He began his career at Energiya Zhlobin in 1996. In 2004, he joined Russian club Sokol Saratov, and in summer 2005 returned to Belarus and signed a contract with BATE Borisov. Bliznyuk was a starter for BATE Borisov during their successful 2008–09 Champions League campaign. He scored several important goals in qualifying rounds, helping BATE to qualify to the group stage of the Champions League for the first time in their history. Bliznyuk participated in four of BATE's matches in the group stage. He left BATE on 13 January 2009 and signed a six-month contract with FSV Frankfurt.
He is a former member of Belarus national football team.
|1||28 April 2004||Dinamo Stadium, Minsk, Belarus||Lithuania||1–0||1–0||Friendly|
|2||6 June 2009||Neman Stadium, Grodno, Belarus||Andorra||1–0||5–1||2010 FIFA World Cup qualification|
|4||10 June 2009||Haradski Stadium, Barysaw, Belarus||Moldova||2–0||2–2||Friendly|
- Belarusian Premier League top scorer: 2003, 2008