|Full name||Arsen Chilingaryan|
|Date of birth||12 October 1965|
|Place of birth||Yerevan, USSR|
|Date of death||14 May 2013 (aged 50–51)|
|Place of death||Grenoble, France|
|Height||1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)|
|1984–1987||FC Ararat Yerevan||84||(2)|
| * Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Arsen Chilingaryan (Armenian : Արսեն Չիլինգարյան, 1965 - 14 May 2013) was a Soviet Armenian football defender.
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