Football in Shymkent

Football is a very popular sport in Shymkent. You can see in every district of Shymkent a football field and also every school have a small football field.

The most famous football club is the club FC Ordabasy. It was founded in 2000 by two football clubs of Shymkent – the FC Zhiger and FC Tomiris. Both football clubs played already in the Premier League and merged to the new football club FC Ordabasy.

Info Shymkent - Logo of FC Ordabasy in Shymkent
The logo of FC Ordabasy.
Shymkent’s best football club.

The greatest success of FC Ordabasy was winning the Kazakhstan Cup in 2011 and the Kazakhstan Super Cup in the next year. The football club is playing in the Kazakhstan’s Premier League currently. It’s stadium is the Kazhymukan Munaitpasov Stadium with a capacity of 20,000 fans and it is located north of Abay Park.

Here is the schedule of Kazakhstan’s Premier League to follow Shymkent’s Club FC Ordabasy‘s success over the year:

DayDateHomeGuestStadium
1March 7, 2020Logo of FC Tobol FC TobolLogo of FC Shakhter FC ShakhterBauyrzhan Sagintayev Stadium (Kostanay)
  Logo of FC Ordabasy FC OrdabasyLogo of FC Okzhetpes FC OkzhetpesKazhymukan Munaitpasov Stadium (Shymkent)
  Logo of FC Astana FC AstanaLogo of FC Kyzylzhar FC KyzylzharNur-Sultan Arena (Nur-Sultan)
  Logo of FC Kairat FC KairatLogo of FC Taraz FC TarazAlmaty Central Stadium (Almaty)
 March 8, 2020Logo of FC Caspiy FC CaspiyLogo of FC Zhetysu FC ZhetysuZhastar Stadium (Aktau)
  Logo of FC Kaisar FC KaisarLogo of FC Irtysh Pavlodar FC Irtysh PavlodarGany Muratbayev Stadium (Kyzylorda)
2March 14, 2020Logo of FC Irtysh Pavlodar FC Irtysh PavlodarLogo of FC Kyzylzhar FC KyzylzharPavlodar Central Stadium (Pavlodar)
  Logo of FC Zhetysu FC ZhetysuLogo of FC Tobol FC TobolSamat Suyumbayev Stadium (Taldykorgan)
 March 15, 2020Logo of FC Taraz FC TarazLogo of FC Ordabasy FC OrdabasyYerkebulan Babayev Stadium (Taraz)
  Logo of FC Okzhetpes FC OkzhetpesLogo of FC Kaisar FC KaisarAlisher Sagynbayev Stadium (Kokshetau)
  Logo of FC Caspiy FC CaspiyLogo of FC Astana FC AstanaZhastar Stadium (Aktau)
  Logo of FC Shakhter FC ShakhterLogo of FC Kairat FC KairatShakhter Stadium (Karaganda)
3March 21, 2020Logo of FC Astana FC AstanaLogo of FC Irtysh Pavlodar FC Irtysh PavlodarNur-Sultan Arena (Nur-Sultan)
  Logo of FC Kairat FC KairatLogo of FC Zhetysu FC ZhetysuAlmaty Central Stadium (Almaty)
  Logo of FC Tobol FC TobolLogo of FC Caspiy FC CaspiyBauyrzhan Sagintayev Stadium (Kostanay)
 March 22, 2020Logo of FC Kyzylzhar FC KyzylzharLogo of FC Okzhetpes FC OkzhetpesKarasai Stadium (Petropavl)
  Logo of FC Ordabasy FC OrdabasyLogo of FC Shakhter FC ShakhterKazhymukan Munaitpasov Stadium (Shymkent)
  Logo of FC Kaisar FC KaisarLogo of FC Taraz FC TarazGany Muratbayev Stadium (Kyzylorda)

Lear more about Shymkent’s football club FC Ordabasy: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FC_Ordabasy