|Full name||Ruslan Ildar oglu Gurbanov|
|Date of birth||12 September 1991|
|Place of birth||Stavropol, Russian Federation|
|Height||1.81 m (5 ft 11 1⁄2 in)|
|2008||→ FC Nika Krasny Sulin (loan)||9||(0)|
|2009||→ FC Taganrog (loan)||11||(0)|
|2011–2013||→ Sumgayit (loan)||53||(9)|
|2015||→ Hajduk Split (loan)||5||(0)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 10 June 2019|
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 28 February 2019
Gurbanov was born in 1991 in Stavropol, Russia at a Lezgi family. He played for Dynamo Stavropol and Rostov during his junior career. In 2008, he started playing for the reserve team of FC Rostov. During the next two seasons he also played on loan for Russian Professional Football League (third division) teams Krasny Sulin and Taganrog. After being released by Rostov, Qurbanov moved to Azerbaijan where he signed a contract with the most titled local club Neftchi Baku. He played 6 matches in his first professional season and became the champion of Azerbaijan Premier League. Between 2011 and 2013, Qurbanov spent two seasons playing on loan for Sumgayit where he played 53 games and scored 9 goals. After his return to Neftchi, he became the winner of Azerbaijani Cup in 2013-14 season. He had a brief spell at Croatian football club Hajduk Split where he played 5 matches for the senior team, and a match for the reserve team. Ruslan Qurbanov returned to Neftchi once again in 2015, and became the regular player of the starting squad during the 2015-16 season. He made a total of 30 appearances in the Premier League during the season, in which he scored 13 goals and became the most goal scoring Azeri player of the league.
- As of match played 21 May 2018
|Neftchi Baku||2010–11||Azerbaijan Premier League||6||0||1||0||-||-||7||0|
|Sumgayit (loan)||2011–12||Azerbaijan Premier League||15||2||1||0||-||-||16||2|
|Hajduk Split (loan)||2014–15||Prva HNL||5||0||2||0||0||0||-||7||0|
|Gabala||2016–17||Azerbaijan Premier League||21||4||3||1||6||2||-||30||7|
|Azerbaijan national team|
Statistics accurate as of match played 20 November 2018
- As of 25 February 2019
|1.||4 September 2016||San Marino Stadium, Serravalle, San Marino||San Marino||2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier|||
- Omiš - Hajduk II at HNS-CFF.hr
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