FC Almaty are a Kazakhstani football based in Almaty. They are current members of the Kazakhstan Super League. The club was formed as FC Tcesna in 2000, changing their name when they won promotion in their first season, since then they were playing mainly with young players. Home kit is a red and white strip. They play their home games at Almaty Central Stadium. In 2006 they won their first title - Kazakhstan Cup. Thus, in 2007 season they will participate in UEFA Cup for the first time
2000 : Founded as FC Tcesna
2004 : The club is renamed FC Almaty
Kazakhstan Cup: 1
The Almaty Central Stadium is a multi-use stadium in Almaty, Kazakhstan. It is currently used mostly for football matches. The stadium is shared by two Kazakh football clubs - FC Almaty and FC Kairat Almaty. It also serves the home stadium for the Kazakhstan national football team. The stadium holds 26,250 people.
Goalkeepers: Andrian Bogdan (Mold.), Andrej Šabanov
Defenders: Bakyt Abuov, Arman Bolatbek, Jevgenij Klimov (Rus.), Viktor Kovaľov, Paulo (Braz.), Kajrat Utabajev, Andrej Volodin, Iľja Vorotnikov