Gennady Orlov

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Gennady Orlov
Personal information
Full name Gennady Sergeyevich Orlov
Date of birth (1945-03-02) 2 March 1945 (age 69)
Place of birth Kharkov, USSR
Playing position Trequartista[1]
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1962–1965 Avangard Kharkov
1966 Zenit 5 (0)
1967 Avangard Kharkov
1968-1969 Dinamo Leningrad
National team
USSR youth
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Gennady Sergeyevich Orlov (Russian: Геннадий Серге́евич Орлов; born 2 March 1945) is a Russian football commentator and a former Soviet footballer. He has lived in Leningrad since 1966 and has been a commentator since 1974.[2] Orlov is best known for being a commentator on Leningrad Television and, subsequently, Petersburg – Channel 5 for many years.