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FC Minsk

FC Minsk
File:FC Minsk.png
Full name Football Club Minsk
Founded 2006
Ground Dinamo Stadium
Minsk, Belarus
Ground Capacity 36,900
Manager Andrey Skorobogatko (caretaker)
League Belarusian Premier League
2012 Belarusian Premier League, 6th
Home colours
Away colours

FC Minsk (Belarusian: ФК Мінск) is a Belarusian football club based in Minsk. They play in the Belarusian Premier League, the highest division in Belarusian football.


The club was established in 2006 and was based on the Belarusian First League club Smena Minsk. FC Minsk took over Smena licence and was able to start from the First League avoiding the Second League.

Current squad

As of August 2013

Note: Flags indicate national team as has been defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
1 Belarus GK Uladzimir Bushma
2 Belarus DF Roman Begunov
3 Belarus DF Sergey Sosnovski
4 Belarus DF Aleksandr Sverchinskiy
5 Belarus DF Yury Astravukh
6 Belarus MF Andrey Razin
7 Belarus DF Syarhey Kazeka
8 Belarus MF Syarhey Hihevich
9 Belarus FW Sergey Pushnyakov
10 Belarus FW Raman Vasilyuk
11 Belarus MF Alyaksandr Sachywka
15 Russia MF Dmitriy Gorbushin
16 Belarus MF Igor Shumilov
18 Belarus DF Aleksey Belevich
19 Belarus MF Pavel Lovgach
No. Position Player
20 Belarus MF Ivan Maewski
21 Belarus FW Alyaksandr Makas
22 Belarus GK Anton Alisevich
23 Belarus MF Artsyom Buloychyk
27 Serbia DF Miloš Rnić
28 Poland FW Paweł Wojciechowski
29 Ukraine MF Serhiy Rozhok
30 Belarus GK Denis Dechko
33 Belarus MF Oleg Yevdokimov
37 Belarus FW Leonid Kovel
77 Belarus MF Vital Kibuk
88 Belarus MF Mikita Bukatkin
Belarus MF Sergey Rusetsky
Belarus MF Aleksandr Kulbako

League and Cup history

Season Level Pos Pld W D L Goals Points Domestic Cup Notes
2006 2nd 1 26 17 5 4 44–13 56 Promoted
2007 1st 14 26 4 9 13 18–34 21 Semifinals Relegated
2008 2nd 1 26 23 2 1 72–11 71 Round of 16 Promoted
2009 1st 9 26 11 3 12 33–26 36 Round of 16
2010 1st 3 33 18 6 9 59–32 60 Round of 16
2011 1st 9 33 8 11 14 33–40 35 Quarterfinals
2012 1st 6 30 11 6 13 36–46 39 Runners-up
2013 1st Final


FC Minsk in Europe

Season Competition Round Club 1st Leg 2nd Leg Aggregate
2011–12 UEFA Europa League 1Q Azerbaijan AZAL Baku 1–1 2–1 3–2
2Q Turkey Gaziantepspor 1–1 1–4 2–5
2013–14 UEFA Europa League 2Q Malta Valletta 1–1 2–0 3–1
3Q Scotland St. Johnstone 0–1 1–0 (aet) 1–1 (3–2 p.)
PO Belgium Standard 0–2 1–3 1–5
  • Home results are noted in bold.
  • 1Q: First qualifying round
  • 2Q: Second qualifying round
  • 3Q: Third qualifying round
  • PO: Play-off round

European record

Competition Matches W D L GF GA
UEFA Europa League 8 3 3 2 9 9


  • Belarus Sergey Yaromko (Dec 15, 2005–Oct 8, 2009)
  • Belarus Vitali Tarakanov (Oct 8, 2009–Oct 4, 2011)
  • Belarus Andrey Downar (interim) (Oct 5, 2011–Dec 12, 2011)
  • Belarus Vadim Skripchenko (Dec 30, 2011–)


External links

  • Official website
  • Page at
  • Site supporters FC Minsk
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