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Oleksandr Berezhnoy

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Oleksandr Berezhnoy
Personal information
Full name Oleksandr Andriyevich Berezhnoy
Date of birth (1957-12-08) 8 December 1957 (age 63)
Place of birth Krasnodon, USSR
Position(s) Defender/Midfielder
Youth career
Luhansk Internat
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1976–1981 FC Dynamo Kyiv 97 (11)
1981 SC Tavriya Simferopol 6 (0)
National team
1976–1979 USSR 14 (0)
1979 Ukraine
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Oleksandr Andriyevich (or Aleksandr Andreyevich) Berezhnoy (Russian: Александр Андреевич Бережной) (born 8 December 1957 in Krasnodon) is a retired Soviet football player.


International career

Berezhnoy made his debut for USSR on 28 November 1976 in a friendly against Argentina. He played in qualifiers for the UEFA Euro 1980 (USSR did not qualify for the final tournament).

In 1979 Berezhnoy played couple of games for Ukraine at the Spartakiad of the Peoples of the USSR.[1]


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