Sergei Shvetsov

Sergei Aleksandrovich Shvetsov (Russian: Серге́й Александрович Швецов) (born 7 December 1960 in Kutaisi) is a retired Soviet football player. He is probably most known for the goal he scored in the UEFA Cup game between FC Spartak Moscow and HFC Haarlem, which finished with the Luzhniki disaster.

Sergei Shvetsov
Personal information
Full name Sergei Aleksandrovich Shvetsov
Date of birth (1960-12-07) 7 December 1960 (age 59)
Place of birth Kutaisi, Georgian SSR
Height 1.89 m (6 ft 2 in)
Playing position(s) Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1976–1977 FC Torpedo Kutaisi 17 (3)
1978–1980 Zenit Leningrad 34 (6)
1981–1984 FC Spartak Moscow 68 (14)
1985 FC Torpedo Kutaisi 23 (1)
1986 Guria Lanchkhuti 40 (1)
1987 Lokomotiv Samtredia 26 (6)
1990 FC Baltika Kaliningrad
1991–1992 K.S.V. Bornem (Belgium)
National team
1980 USSR 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

International careerEdit

Shvetsov played his only game for USSR on 4 December 1980 in a friendly against Argentina.

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