#35 VLADLEN YURCHENKO
Date of birth: January 22nd,1994
Joined club: 2014
Height: 1,81 m
Weight: 75 kg
The Ukrainian plays the joker role in the midfield. Vladlen joined Leverkusen in 2014 from Champions League participant Shaktar Donetsk as a specialist for free-kicks and standard pieces. His role model is the Ukrainian legend Andriy Shevchenko. Vladlen is already a respected player in his country, earning a nomination to the national team in the summer of 2016. In the 3-0 win against AS Monaco in the Champions League, “Vlad” marked his comeback from injury with a dream goal.