Yevhen Lemeshko

Yevhen Lemeshko (Ukrainian: Євген Пилипович Лемешко; 11 December 1930 – 2 June 2016) was a Ukrainian football coach and chairman of the Council of Veteran Footballers. He started his football career as a player for FC Dynamo Kyiv, but due to an injury he continued his football career as a coach. In 1980, he became a Merited Coach of Ukraine. He died on 2 June 2016 at the age of 85.[1]

Yevhen Lemeshko
Personal information
Full name Yevhen Pylypovych Lemeshko
Date of birth (1930-12-11)11 December 1930
Place of birth Mykolaiv, Ukrainian SSR
Date of death 2 June 2016(2016-06-02) (aged 85)
National team
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1956 Ukraine 2 (-2)
Teams managed
Years Team
1960–1966 FC Dynamo Khmelnytskyi
1967 FC Karpaty Lviv
1968–1970 FC Dynamo Khmelnytskyi
1971–1974 FC Sudobudivnyk Mykolaiv
1977–1988 FC Metalist Kharkiv
1989–1993 FC Torpedo Zaporizhia
1993 FC Metalist Kharkiv

International careerEdit

In 1956 Lemeshko played couple of games for the Ukraine at the Spartakiad of the Peoples of the USSR.[2]



  • Champion of Ukraine
    • Winners (3): 1974 (Sudnobudivnyk), 1978 (Metalist), 1990 (Torpedo Zap.)

Personal informationEdit

Lemeshko is a father-in-law of Oleh Protasov.


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