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Sergey Kramarenko

Personal information
Full nameSergey Sergeyevich Kramarenko
Height1.85 m (6 ft 0.8 in)
Playing positionGoalkeeper

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Sergey Sergeyevich Kramarenko ( ; 20 May 1946 - 25 March 2008) was a Soviet football player who played the majority of his career in Azerbaijan as a goalkeeper for PFC Neftchi Baku. He was classified as a Master of Sport of the USSR in 1966 following Neftchi's third-place finish in the Soviet Top League that year. He was born in Moscow.

Kramarenko holds the Azerbaijani football record for the most number of games played in the Soviet Top League with 312 caps. The keeper was unofficially named Azerbaijan's Player of the Year once, in 1970.

Following his playing career, which included stints for the Ukrainian side FC Chornomorets Odessa and another Azeribaijani club FK Khazar Lenkoran, Kramarenko became football manager for Khazar Lenkoran and for another, smaller Azerbajani club. He was named manager of Neftchi in 1993. He died in March 2008 in Moscow.

He was the father of Dmitriy Kramarenko, who was a goalkeeper for Dinamo Moscow and currently plays for Khazar Lenkoran and the Azerbaijan national football team.

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