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List of notable or famous coaches from Ukraine, with bios and photos, including the top coaches born in Ukraine and even some popular coaches who immigrated to Ukraine. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Ukrainian coaches then this list is the perfect resource for you. These coaches are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known coach from Ukraine is included when available.

List people range from Oleh Blokhin to Roman Hryhorchuk.

This historic coaches from Ukraine list can help answer the questions "Who are some Ukrainian coaches of note?" and "Who are the most famous coaches from Ukraine?" These prominent coaches of Ukraine may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Ukrainian coaches.

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Myron Markevych is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Coaches from Ukraine
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Myron Markevych

Myron Bohdanovych Markevych is a former football midfielder and current head coach of Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk in the Ukrainian Premier League and former head coach of the Ukrainian national football team. He holds the record for coaching the most matches in the Ukrainian Premier League. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 67

Birthplace: Vynnyky, Ukraine

Oleh Blokhin is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Coaches from Ukraine
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Oleh Volodymyrovych Blokhin is a former Ukrainian football player and manager who is currently a free agent. Blokhin was formerly a standout striker for Dynamo Kyiv and the Soviet Union. He holds the all-time top goalscorer record for both Dynamo Kyiv and the Soviet Union national team, as well as being the overall top goalscorer in the history of the Soviet Top League. He is also the only player to have been capped over 100 times for the Soviet Union and holds Dynamo's appearance record with 582 appearances during his 18 year spell at the club. With Dynamo, Blokhin won eight Soviet league titles, five national cups and two European Cup Winners' Cups. He also competed for the Soviet Union at ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 65

Birthplace: Kiev, Ukraine

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Oleh Protasov is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Coaches from Ukraine
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Oleh Valeriyovych Protasov is a former Ukrainian footballer who played as a striker. He was a key member of the Soviet Union national team throughout the 1980s; his 29 goals for the Soviet Union are second in the team's history, behind Oleh Blokhin's 42. It should be considered that his first name is often spelled as Oleg on most of international rosters, particularly during his playing career. Between October 2014 and March 2015, he was the head coach of Romanian club Astra Giurgiu. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 54

Birthplace: Dnipropetrovsk, Ukraine

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Oleksiy Oleksandrovych Mykhaylychenko, is a Ukrainian football coach and former professional football player. He is the Distinguished Master of Sports of USSR and the Distinguished Coach of Ukraine. During his playing days he was a versatile midfielder known for his stamina and passing capability. Also noted for his technique, Mykhaylychenko usually played as central attacking midfielder. Mykhailychenko currently holds an administrative position in his home club, Dynamo Kyiv, as director of sport. His name is commonly misspelled as Alexei Mikhailichenko from the Russian spelling of his name. Mikhailichenko played for Dynamo Kyiv, Sampdoria and Rangers. He then became a coach, starting with ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 55

Birthplace: Kiev, Ukrainian SSR

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