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FC Gandzasar Kapan

Full name Gandzasar Football Club
Founded 2002 (2002)
Ground Gandzasar Stadium
Ground Capacity 3,500
Chairman Maxim Hakobyan
Manager Serhiy Puchkov
League Armenian Premier League
2013–14 Armenian Premier League, 5th
Website Club home page

Gandzasar Football Club (Armenian: Գանձասար Ֆուտբոլային Ակումբ) is an Armenian football club based in the town of Kapan, Syunik Province. Translated from the Armenian, "Gandz-a-sar" simply means "Treasure Mountain". The club headquarters are located on Shinararner street 1, Kapan.[1] Their training academy is located at the outskirts of Kapan.

The owners of the club are Zangezur Copper and Molybdenum Combine Closed Joint-Stock Company, headed by the Armenian businessman Maxim Hakobyan.


  • History 1
  • Honours 2
  • European Cup History 3
  • Current squad 4
  • Managers 5
  • References 6
  • External links 7


The club was founded in 2002 and made their debut in the Armenian football league system in the 2004 Armenian First League competition. They spent 2 years playing in the Armenian First League before getting promoted to the Armenian Premier League for the 2006 season.

As of 2014, Gandzasar play in the Armenian Premier League, the top division in Armenian football. The home ground of team is the Gandzasar Stadium.

The club also runs a reserve team known as Gandzasar-2, participating in the First Division.


Armenian Premier League

Armenian Cup

European Cup History

Season Competition Round Club 1st leg 2nd leg Aggregate
2009–10 UEFA Europa League 2Q NAC Breda 0–6 0–2 0–8
2012–13 UEFA Europa League 1Q EB/Streymur 1–3 2–0 3–3
2Q Servette FC 0–2 1–3 1–5
2013–14 UEFA Europa League 1Q FC Aktobe 1–2 1–2 2–4
  • Home results are noted in bold

Current squad

Gandzasar Stadium, the home of Gandzasar
Gandzasar training academy in Kapan

As of 1 October 2014.

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
No. Position Player
1 GK Grigor Meliksetyan
89 GK Gevorg Prazyan
89 GK Sevak Aghabekyan
-- GK Arsen Petrosyan
2 DF Vardan Khachatryan
3 DF Artashes Zakaryan
23 DF Ara Khachatryan
17 DF Alen Hambartsumyan
5 DF Aleksandr Petrosyan
22 DF Anton Monakhov
25 DF Aleksey Pinchuk
7 DF Vruyr Grigoryan
No. Position Player
33 MF Artak Grigoryan
14 MF Dejan Vukomanović
6 MF Samvel Melkonyan
21 MF Khoren Veranyan
8 MF Boris Orlovsky
10 MF Marat Daudov
18 MF Artem Proshenko
61 MF Abraham Alpuche
11 FW Hayrapet Avagyan
9 FW Gegham Harutyunyan
61 FW Vasyl Palagnyuk
-- FW Gustavo Sauer



  1. ^ Armenia, clubs

External links

  • Official Website (Armenian)
  • Gandzasar at (Armenian) (English) (Russian)
  • Gandzasar at
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