Oleksandr Tkachenko (footballer, born 1947)

Oleksandr Mykolayovich (or Aleksandr Nikolayevich) Tkachenko (Russian: Александр Николаевич Ткаченко) (born 24 January 1947 in Kupiansk) is a retired Soviet football player and a current Ukrainian coach.

Oleksandr Tkachenko
Personal information
Full name Oleksandr Mykolayovich Tkachenko
Date of birth (1947-01-24) 24 January 1947 (age 74)
Place of birth Kupiansk, Ukrainian SSR
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Club information
Current team
FC Zorya Luhansk (goalkeeping coach)
Youth career
Lokomotiv Kupiansk
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1966 FC Shakhtar Kadievka
1967–1978 FC Zorya Luhansk 268 (-265)
1979–1980 Zenit Leningrad 60 (-74)
1981–1987 FC Zorya Luhansk 134 (-130)
National team
1972 USSR 3 (-2)
Teams managed
1981 Zorya Voroshilovgrad (assistant)
1991–1993 Vahonobudivnyk Stakhanov
2000 FC Rostselmash-2 Rostov-on-Don (assistant)
2001 FC Rostselmash Rostov-on-Don (assistant)
2003 FC Torpedo-Metallurg Moscow (assistant)
2003–2005 FC Zenit-2 St. Petersburg (assistant)
2005 FC Moscow (reserves assistant)
2006 FC Zorya Luhansk (goalkeeping coach)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

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International careerEdit

Tkachenko made his debut for USSR on 29 June 1972 in a friendly against Uruguay.

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