In 2013, a professional farm club called FC Terek-2 Grozny was organized. It played in the third-tier Russian Professional Football League. It was dissolved after the 2015–16 season.
FC Terek Grozny (Chechen: футболан клуб Терек Соьлжа-ГӀала; Russian: А.А. Кадыров Республиканский футбольный клуб Терек Грозный, tr. A.A. Kadyrov Respublikanskiy futbolʹnyy klub Terek Groznyy) is a Russian football club from Grozny in Chechnya, currently playing in the Russian Premier League.
Originally founded in 1946, as Dynamo, it changed its name in 1948 to Neftyanik and in 1958 to Terek. In the 1990s the club was disbanded for some time due to the war in Chechnya. From the 1990s to 2007 the club played its home games in the neighbouring resort city of Pyatigorsk, Stavropol Krai. Before the start of the 2008 Premier League season, the Russian Football Union granted Terek the right to host Premier League matches in Grozny.
Had international caps for their respective countries. Players whose name is listed in bold represented their countries while playing for Terek.
The following players are listed as reserves on the official Terek's website. They are registered with the Premier League and are eligible to play for the main squad.
Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.
In January 2011 the club signed former Dutch international Ruud Gullit to an 18-month contract to manage the club. On 14 June 2011 Gullit was sacked for poor results. Terek started 2012–13 season well and became leader of Russian Premier League after beating Zenit 2–0 in an away match on 14 September 2012.
They won the Russian Cup by beating Krylya Sovetov Samara in the final and the Russian First Division in 2004. In 2004 they advanced through the UEFA Cup qualification by beating the Polish team Lech Poznań 1–0 in both legs but lost to Swiss outfit FC Basel in the first round. They played in the Russian Premier League in 2005 but were relegated after finishing last. Terek finished second in the First Division in 2007 and were promoted back into the Premier League.
Cameroonian FC Lotus-Terek Yaoundé, founded by Terek player Guy Stephane Essame and coached by Thomas Libiih, is a farm team of the Russian club.
A new stadium has been built for the club with a capacity of 30,000.
On 3 July 2008, Terek signed three Romanian players at once: Andrei Margaritescu (Dinamo București), Florentin Petre (CSKA Sofia) and Daniel Pancu (Rapid București). Terek finished 12th in the 2010 Russian Premier League season.
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