Unqualified successes: UEFA club qualifying records

In a week in which Dinamo Zagreb will make a landmark 100th appearance in UEFA qualifying competitions, UEFA celebrates the giants of the preliminary rounds.

Dinamo Zagreb after making it through the 2016/17 play-offs
Dinamo Zagreb after making it through the 2016/17 play-offs ©AFP/Getty Images

Most appearances by a player in UEFA club qualifying competitions*
71: Saša Ilić (Partizan, Galatasaray, Salzburg)
57: Costas Charalambides (APOEL, Panathinaikos, AEK Larnaca)
56: Stefan Ishizaki (AIK, Elfsborg, Vålerenga)
56: Rashad F Sadygov (Neftçi, Kayserispor, Qarabağ)
55: Vitali Rodionov (BATE Borisov)

Tavares: 17 goals in UEFA club qualifiers
Tavares: 17 goals in UEFA club qualifiers©UEFA.com

Most goals by a player in UEFA club qualifying competitions*
18: Tavares (APOEL, Maribor)
17=
Mihails Miholaps (Skonto)
17= Teemu Pukki (HJK Helsinki, Schalke, Celtic, Brøndby)
16: Vīts Rimkus (Skonto, Ventspils, Ekranas)
15= Omar Er Rafik (Differdange)
15= Saša Ilić (Partizan, Galatasaray, Salzburg)

Most appearances by a club in UEFA club qualifying competitions*
99: Dinamo Zagreb (CRO)
94: Partizan (SRB)
90: APOEL (CYP)

*includes qualifying competitions for UEFA Champions League/European Cup, UEFA Europa League/UEFA Cup and UEFA Cup Winners' Cup

Stats last updated 24/07/17