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Ukraine
Serhiy Rybalka
Date of Birth: 01 April 1990
Age: 29
Place of birth: Yamne village (Sumy region)
Citizenship: Ukraine
Height: 176
Weight: 70
Joined Dynamo: 01 june 2008

Serhiy Rybalka was born in a small village called Yamnoe in Sumy region. At first he played football just for fun but his father noticed his talent and did everything to help Serhiy to develop it. Father took him to different teams for coaches to see Serhiy play. He played for Sumy football club and then moved to Kharkiv. There he made his first contract. As it often happens at first Rybalka played on the position of forward.

Things work out for the best!

Later Serhiy was invited to play in Ukrainian Second League for Arsenal Kharkiv football club. Before that he even played in 3 matches for Shakhtar Donetsk youth team but he did not make the contract with “pitmen”.

Rybalka played rather successfully in Kharkiv. He made his debut in the match against Illichivets’ and scored 2 goals. In 2007/2008 season Serhiy played in 37 matches for Arsenal and scored 18 goals.

Upstairs

Serhiy Rybalka made a contract with Dynamo for five years in July 2008. Three days later he made his debut for Dynamo-2 in the match against Prykarpattya (0:3). In 2008/2009 season Rybalka played in 29 matches and scored 3 goals. In summer 2009 he won the UEFA European Under-19 Football Championship with Ukrainian team.

The next step in Serhiy’s career was the debut for Dynamo in the Ukrainian National Cup match against Kremin’ Kremenchuh. In that match he took a free kick and scored a great goal.
On the 23rd of October 2011 Serhiy made his debut in Ukrainian premier league. It was a match against Zorya Luhansk. He also played for several minutes in the away match against Metalist (2:1).

Serhiy Rybalka has a talent and desire to work. His next goal is to play stably on a high level. 

Stats in Dynamo Kyiv *

 
Season
* - Base statistics at time of filling
M
— Games Played
G
— Goals for

FC Dynamo Kyiv

UPL runner-up - 2011/12

Ukraine Premier League winner 2014/15, 2015/16

Ukraine Cup winner 2015

Ukraine National team

Matches - 8

Goals - 0

U-19 European championship winner - 2009

Euro 2016 participant

Serhiy RYBALKA: “It was easier to play after we scored”

Serhiy RYBALKA: “It was easier to play after we scored”

FC Dynamo Kyiv midfielder Serhiy Rybalka has commented upon the episode when Dragović was sent off and given a compliment to Aalborg BK:

Serhiy RYBALKA: “We want to defeat Aalborg decisively”

Serhiy RYBALKA: “We want to defeat Aalborg decisively”

FC Dynamo Kyiv midfielder Serhiy Rybalka about the forthcoming Europa League fixture against Aalborg BK:

Serhiy RYBALKA: “Dynamo are under way”

Serhiy RYBALKA: “Dynamo are under way”

FC Dynamo Kyiv halfback Serhiy Rybalka is sure that everything clicked into place as the White-Blues came out on top in the UPL standings after away victory against FC Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk (3:0):

Five Kyivans in UPL matchday 9 all-star teams

Five Kyivans in UPL matchday 9 all-star teams

Five FC Dynamo Kyiv performers were included into the Ukrainian Premier League matchday 9 all-star teams by leading football media of our country after away victory against FC Hoverla Uzhhorod (4:0).

Serhiy RYBALKA: “It’s good that we scored the third goal”

Serhiy RYBALKA: “It’s good that we scored the third goal”

FC Dynamo Kyiv halfback has commented upon the game against FC Steaua București:

Serhiy RYBALKA: “We realized that the side which wins scrimmage would win the game”

Serhiy RYBALKA: “We realized that the side which wins scrimmage would win the game”

FC Dynamo Kyiv halfback has told about the victory against Rio Ave FC.

Serhiy Rybalka and Vladyslav Kalytvyntsev meet young supporters

Serhiy Rybalka and Vladyslav Kalytvyntsev meet young supporters

On August 21 two FC Dynamo Kyiv performers Vladyslav Kalytvyntsev and Serhiy Rybalka met young supporters.

Serhiy RYBALKA: “We’ll try to score early opener against Zirka”

Serhiy RYBALKA: “We’ll try to score early opener against Zirka”

FC Dynamo Kyiv midfielder has shared his expectations of the Ukrainian Cup round of 32 fixture against FC Zirka Kirovohrad.

 - goal scored against Switzerland at Euro U-20 devoted to his mother that even lost concience after such news.;

- among football stars prefers Ronaldinho and Messi;

- nicknamed in the team Ryba (fish as translated his name). Personally likes to go fishing!

- during his free time goes to the cinema or sleep at home;

- his gearlfriend is Margo Zakharenkova, ex-participant of pop groups Arktika and AmsteRdam.

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