Georgy Cherdantsev

Georgy Vladimirovich Cherdantsev[1] (Russian: Георгий Владимирович Черданцев; February 1, 1971, Moscow, USSR[2]) is a Russian sports commentator, TV and radio. Got mainly known as a sports commentator channels NTV and NTV Plus.[3] He is currently working on the channel Match TV.[4]

Georgy Cherdantsev
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Born (1971-02-01) 1 February 1971 (age 50)
Alma materMoscow State University
Occupationsports commentator


Georgy Cherdantsev born February 1, 1971 in Moscow. Great-grandfather George wrote the first textbook on Russian shorthand. His great-grandfather was the first geographical map of Uzbekistan. Once one of the streets of Tashkent was Cherdantsev's named.[5]

Since 1982 to 1989 he played in Moscow football championship among the clubs of Spartak-2, but was forced to finish his football career due to a knee injury.[2] He graduated from the Department of Romance and Germanic Philology Faculty of Moscow State University in 1992. Specialty translator and English teacher.[2] He speaks also Italian. After graduation he worked in the legal department in a bank, a loader in a warehouse in Istanbul, in the tourist company.[2]


Works on television since 1996 this year Georgy was employed created television NTV Plus.[6] He started in the position of interpreter, then began to sound small stories, reports, football championships reviews.[2] He was a correspondent for the program Football Club of Vasily Utkin.[1] As a reporter for preparing reports for the issues under the title football club in the World Cup 1998.[2] Commented first football game dates back to 1998 - a record broadcast World Cup games in France between the national teams of Italy and Norway.[6]

Since 2004 to 2007 he worked as a press attaché of the Russian Premier League.[7]

In August 2013 he was appointed head of the TV channel Sport Plus.[8] On the same channel in 2014 he held Olympic Channel from Sochi in tandem with the leading radio Sport FM Sofya Tartakova, which at that time was acting presenter.[9][10]

Mostly commented matches Serie A. Also he worked as a commentator for the World and European championships. Commented three UEFA Champions League — in 2003, 2007 and 2015.[11]

In April 2015 AST publishing house has published a book of Cherdantsev Notes football commentator.[12]

Since 2015 — columnist Russian version of EA Sports FIFA 16 (together with Konstantin Genich).[13]


  1. ^ a b Черданцев: посреди беседы Капелло сорвал петличку…
  2. ^ a b c d e f "Георгий Черданцев: "Болею за "Спартак", я же играл за него"". 2012-10-11.
  3. ^ "Георгий Черданцев, комментатор телеканалов НТВ и "НТВ-Плюс"". 2011-12-26.
  4. ^ "Футбольный комментатор Черданцев покинул "НТВ-плюс"". Интерфакс. 2015-10-16.
  5. ^ Биография на сайте Георгия Черданцева
  6. ^ a b "Ответы Георгия Черданцева". Газета.ру. 2012-09-27.
  7. ^ "Футбольный клуб". Echo of Moscow. 2004-11-06.
  8. ^ "Черданцев назначен руководителем канала "Спорт Плюс"". 2013-08-13.
  9. ^ "Всё, что нужно знать о телевизионных трансляциях Олимпиады в Сочи". 2014-02-07.
  10. ^ "Георгий Черданцев: "Я играю на интуиции и на том, как я представляю себе расклад сил в матче"". 2014-11-03.
  11. ^ "Голос Европы. Перетурин, Шустер и другие комментаторы финалов Лиги Чемпионов". 2014-05-06.
  12. ^ "Черданцев выпустил книгу Записки футбольного комментатора". 2015-04-22.
  13. ^ "Черданцев и Генич будут комментировать FIFA 16". Советский спорт. 2015-07-27.

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