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Friday, December 23, 2016

Russia 2016 - The 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia. Football Legends. The Second Issue.






COUNTRY: RUSSIA
ISSUE DATE: 9 December 2016
CIRCULATION: 220 000
STAMP SIZE: 42 x 30 mm
STAMPS DESIGN: S. Ulyanovskiy








Anatoly Andreyevich Banishevsky (1946–1997) — a forward, a coach. A participant of 1966 world cup tournament, a silver medallist of 1972 UEFA European Football Championship.

Valery Ivanovich Voronin (1939–1998) — a midfielder, a USSR national team coach. A participant of 1962 and 1966 world cup tournaments, silver medallist of 1964 UEFA European Nations' Cup. He became a member of the symbolic World XI team at 1962 world cup tournament.

Anatoly Mikhailovich Ilyin (1931–2016) — a forward, a coach. A participant of 1958 world cup tournament, a 1956 Olympic champion. He scored the first goal in the history of Europe Cups and Championships (in 1/8 Final of the 1960 UEFA European Nations' Cup).

Evgeny Vasilyevich Rudakov (1942–2011) — a goalkeeper, a coach. A silver medallist of 1972 UEFA European Football Championship, bronze medallist of the Games of the XX Olympiad.

Pavel Fyodorovich Sadyrin (1942–2001) — a midfielder, a Russian national team head coach 1992–1994. Under his leadership the national team participated in 1994 world cup tournament.


Igor Leonidovich Chislenko (1939–1994) — a midfielder. A participant of 1962 and 1966 world cup tournaments, a 1964 UEFA European Nations' Cup silver medallist.

Albert Alekseyevich Shesternev (1941–1994) — a fullback, a USSR national team captain, a coach. A participant of 1962, 1966 and 1970 world cup tournaments, a 1964 UEFA European Nations' Cup silver medallist.



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