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Date of birth: 20.07.1988
Place of birth: Grodno
Citizenship: Belarus
Position: Goalkeeper
Rank: Master of Sports
Shirt Number: 16
Debut for BATE: 05.04.2014
First football school: DUSSH (Lunno)
First coach: Viktor Chernik
Height: 187
Weight: 85

  • Best 2013 Vysshaya Liga goalkeeper Siarhei Chernik moved to the Yellow Blues on the first day of 2014. FC BATE Borisov was just his second club in the career. From 2005 until 2009 he had played for FC Neman Grodno Reserves before getting promoted to the first team in 2010.

    After that talented goalkeeper played 98 matches in the Vysshaya Liga (107 goals conceded, 30 clean sheets, 2 saved penalties from 9 attempts).

    2013 turned out to be a true breakthrough for Siarhei. He played 31 games, conceded 29 goals and added 10 clean sheets. FC Neman managed to take 4th place and was named the best goalkeeper of 2013 Belarusian Championship. That helped him to be chosen for the national team friendly against Albania, where Chernik made his debut for Belarus and grabbed a clean sheet at once. On 15 November 2013 Belarus played a 0-0 draw with Albania.

    2014 season turned out to be quite successful for Siarhei at FC BATE. He was a firm first choice goalkeeper and in spite of a couple of bad mistakes.

    2015 Belarusian Supercup turned out to be his one-man show. After a goalless draw in Pinsk against FC Shakhtyor he saved three put of three penalties in the shootout and brought the Yellow-Blues their fifth Supercup.

  • 1. Favourite club
    Spartak Moscow fan since childhood

    2. Favourite player
    Andrei Tikhonov, Edwin van der Sar

    3. Favourite kind of sport but for football
    Ice Hockey

    4. Favourite sportsman (not football player)
    Roger Federer

    5. Most interesting match you've ever seen
    FC Minsk 4-4 FC Neman Grodno in 2012 (Neman was trailing 1-4 but managed to equalise)

    6. Most interesting match you've ever participated in
    FC Neman 1-0 FC BATE (2013, first clean sheet against FC BATE)

    7. Favourite book
    Virgin Soil Upturned by Mikhail Sholokhov

    8. Favourite writer
    Vasil' Bykaw

    9. Favourite musician
    Okean Elzy

    10. Favourite film

    11. Favourite actor (actress):
    Jason Statham

    12. Favourite dish
    Potatoes a la francaise

    13. Best day of your life
    13 August (marriage day)

    14. What did you want to be as a child (but for a football player)?
    Always dreamt only of becoming a football player

    15. Favourite car brand

    16. What would you like to learn?
    To be an ice hockey goalkeeper

    17. Favourite country (besides Motherland)

    18. The place you haven't been to but want to visit

    19. Most impressive town you've been to

    20. Most impressive stadium

    21. Your life motto
    Work hard and you will succeed

    22. Favourite number

    23. Do you believe in superstitions?
    I do strongly

    24. Which national do you support, but for yours?
    Germany (since I started learning German in 2007)

    25. Your hobby

    26. Your good features

    27. Your bad features

    28. What qualities do you considered to be the most important for you? And what don't you like

    I think decency is important. And I do not like hypocrisy.

    29. Your dream in football
    To win as many trophies with BATE as possible

    30. What is football - business, sports or show
    It is hard work

  • Personal honours
    Season Honours Club
    2013 Included into the list of 22 best players of the Belarusian Championship FC Neman
    2013 Best goalkeeper of the Belarusian Championship FC Neman
    Team Honours
    Season Honour Team
    2014 Belarusian Champion FC BATE
    2015 Belarusian Supercup FC BATE
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  • Season by season statistics | UEFA Europe League
    Season Pld Min Capt. FM OFF ON B W D L G PS PNS Assists YC 2YC RC GC CS PAG PS
    2019/20 - - - - - - 4 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
    Total - - - - - - 4 - - - - - - - - - - - - - -