Nikita Aleksandrovich Chernov (Russian: Никита Александрович Чернов; born 14 January 1996) is a Russian professional football player who plays as a centre-back for Krylia Sovetov Samara and Russia national football team.
Chernov playing for Krylia Sovetov in 2019
|Full name||Nikita Aleksandrovich Chernov|
|Date of birth||14 January 1996|
|Place of birth||Volzhsky, Russia|
|Height||1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)|
|2016||→ Baltika Kaliningrad (loan)||0||(0)|
|2016–2017||→ Yenisey Krasnoyarsk (loan)||28||(0)|
|2017–2018||→ Ural Yekaterinburg (loan)||13||(0)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 16 March 2020|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 16 October 2018
Born in Volzhsky, Volgograd Oblast, Chernov began his career at hometown team FC Energiya Volzhsky before joining CSKA Moscow in 2009. He made his professional debut on 24 September 2014 in a Russian Cup game against FC Khimik Dzerzhinsk. He also played in the next Russian Cup round against FC Torpedo Moscow on 29 October.
On 30 May 2015, Chernov made his first senior appearance in the national team in a friendly against Belarus before he played a single game in the domestic league. Later on, he replaced Vasili Berezutski early in a European qualifier against Austria.
In July 2015, Chernov was part of the Russian under-19 team which came runners-up to Spain at the European Championship in Greece; he scored twice in a 4–1 semi-final victory over the hosts at the AEL FC Arena in Larissa.
- As of match played 27 November 2018
|CSKA Moscow||2013–14||Russian Premier League||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Baltika Kaliningrad (loan)||2015–16||FNL||0||0||0||0||–||–||0||0|
|Yenisey Krasnoyarsk (loan)||2016–17||FNL||28||0||3||1||–||2||0||33||1|
|Ural Yekaterinburg (loan)||2017–18||Russian Premier League||13||0||1||0||–||–||14||0|
|Ural-2 Yekaterinburg (loan)||2017–18||PFL||2||0||–||–||–||2||0|
|Krylia Sovetov||2019–20||Russian Premier League||0||0||0||0||–||–||0||0|
- CSKA Moscow
- "Khimik-CSKA Match Report". Russian Football Premier League. 24 September 2014.
- "Никита Чернов переходит в "Крылья Советов"" [Nikita Chernov goes to "Wings of the Soviets"] (in Russian). PFC Krylia Sovetov Samara. 30 July 2019.
- Состав на Беларусь и Австрию (in Russian). Russian Football Union. 30 May 2015.
- Haslam, Andrew (16 July 2015). "Russia ease past Greece and into final". UEFA. Retrieved 29 July 2015.
- "N.Chernov". soccerway.com/. Soccerway. Retrieved 31 July 2019.
- "2018 Russian Super Cup game report" (in Russian). Russian Premier League. 27 July 2018.