Vadimas Petrenko

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Vadimas Petrenko
Personal information
Full nameVadimas Petrenko
Date of birth (1974-03-26) 26 March 1974 (age 44)
Place of birth Klaipėda, Lithuanian SSR, USSR
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 12 in)
Playing position Central midfielder
Club information
Current team
FBK Kaunas
Senior career*
1993 FK Panerys Vilnius 8 (0)
1993–1994 Aras Klaipėda 30 (7)
1995 FK Atlantas 27 (3)
1996–1997 FK Atletas 48 (7)
1998 FK Atlantas 2 (0)
1998–1999 FBK Kaunas 36 (6)
2000 Lokomotiv Nizhny Novgorod 9 (0)
2000–2002 FBK Kaunas 51 (6)
2002–2003 Sigma Olomouc 10 (0)
2003–2004 FBK Kaunas 40 (1)
2005 FK Žalgiris 7 (0)
2005 FBK Kaunas 11 (0)
2006 FK Šilutė 13 (1)
2006–2007 Liepājas Metalurgs 11 (0)
2008– FBK Kaunas ? (?)
2008FC Levadia (loan) 9 (0)
National team
1998–2003 Lithuania 7 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league onlyand correct as of 16 November 2008
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 4 July 2007

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