Ihor Zhurakhovskyi

Ihor Ihorovych Zhurakhovskyi (Ukrainian: Ігор Ігорович Жураховський; born 19 September 1994) is a Ukrainian professional football midfielder.

Ihor Zhurakhovskyi
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With Metalurh in 2014
Personal information
Full name Ihor Ihorovych Zhurakhovskyi
Date of birth (1994-09-19) 19 September 1994 (age 27)
Place of birth Kyiv, Ukraine
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Position(s) Midfielder
Youth career
2005–2010 Sports School #15 Kyiv
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2013–2015 Metalurh Zaporizhzhia 36 (1)
2016–2017 Kuban Krasnodar 3 (0)
2017 Olimpik Donetsk 1 (0)
2017–2018 Gefle IF 6 (0)
2018–2021 FCI Levadia 36 (5)
National team
2014–2015 Ukraine-21 5 (1)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals, correct as of 15 September 2018
‡ National team caps and goals, correct as of 5 August 2017

Zhurakhovskyi is a product of Sports School #15 Kyiv.[1] Made his debut for FC Metalurh entering as a second time playing against FC Metalurh Donetsk on 11 May 2014 in Ukrainian Premier League.[2]

Early lifeEdit

Ihor Zhurakhovskyi was born in Kyiv. From his early years play football. The pupil football sports school №15 in Kiev. Besides football actively engaged in football freestyle. Three times (2009, 2012, 2013) participated in national competitions Red Bull Street Style. All three times was among the Top8.[citation needed]

Club careerEdit

Since the season 2013/14 he is a player of FC Metallurg Zaporozhye. On 12 September 2013, he made his debut in the Metallurg U-21 in the home match against Chernomorets Odessa. In total, he played for Metallurg U-21 played 12 games (1 goal) in the Ukrainian Championship among youth teams of the season 2013/14. In the spring of 2014, he began to train with the first team Metallurg. On 11 May 2014, he made his debut for the first team in the Premier League away match in the 29th round against Metallurg Donetsk(0:2), coming on as substitute in the 82nd minute of the match.

Before the start of the season 2014/15 for the first time took part in pre-season training camp of the basic structure. In preparation he played 6 games (all in start) against Zarya (Lugansk), Hajduk (Split, Croatia), Rabotnicki (Skopje, Macedonia), Sarajevo (Bosnia), Domžale (Slovenia), Triglav (Kranj, Slovenia).

On 27 July 2014, spent his first full official match, coming into the starting lineup of Metallurg in the match of the 1st round of the Ukrainian Championship League 2014/15 season against Shakhtar (Donetsk) (0:2).

On 21 January 2015, scored his first goal for the first team of Metallurg, in a friendly match against FC Okzhetpes (Kokshetau, Kazakhstan), at the training camp in Belek, Turkey.

International careerEdit

In early November 2014, he was among the 24 players called by Serhiy Kovalets (head coach) to training camp of the U-21 national team of Ukraine, which was officially announced on 6 November at the site of the Football Federation of Ukraine. He played the first official game for the U-21 team of Ukraine on 13 November 2014, against the youth team of Turkey (2:0).

StatisticsEdit

Club statisticsEdit

Club Season League Cup Europe[3] Total
Apps Goals Assists Apps Goals Assists Apps Goals Assists Apps Goals Assists
FC Metalurg (Zaporizhya) 2013/14 1 0 0 0 0 0 - - - 1 0 0
2014/15 22 0 1 2 0 0 - - - 24 0 1
2015/16 11 0 2 1 1 0 - - - 12 1 2
Total 34 0 3 3 1 0 - - - 37 1 3
Career total 34 0 3 3 1 0 - - - 37 1 3

Apps and goals for the Ukraine U-21Edit

Date Opponent Score Goals Assists Сompetition
1 13 Nov 2014   Turkey U-21 2:0 0 0 Friendly match
1 2 Jun 2015   Moldova U-21 5:0 0 1 V. Lobanovskyi Memorial Tournament
1 8 Sep 2015   Denmark U-21 2:0 1 0 Friendly match

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Archived copy" Ігор Журахівський півзахисник 1994 року народження (in Ukrainian). Official Youth Sportive School #15 Kyiv Site. 12 May 2014. Archived from the original on 28 May 2014. Retrieved 12 May 2014.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ Жураховський Ігор Ігорович (in Ukrainian). Official UPL Site. 12 May 2014.
  3. ^ UEFA Champions League, UEFA Europa League, UEFA Super Cup.

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