Valentin Nikolayev (footballer)

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Valentin Nikolayev
Personal information
Full name Valentin Aleksandrovich Nikolayev
Place of birth Yerosovo, Vladimir Oblast, USSR
Playing position Striker
Youth career
Kazanka Moscow
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1940–1952 CDKA Moscow 187 (79)
1952 Kalinin City Team 4 (2)
1953 MVO Moscow 0
National team
1952 USSR 2 (0)
Teams managed
1964–1965 CSKA Moscow
1967–1968 SKA Khabarovsk
1970–1971 Soviet Union
1970–1973 CSKA Moscow
1974–1985 Soviet Union U-21
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Valentin Aleksandrovich Nikolayev (Russian: Валентин Александрович Николаев) (August 16, 1921 in Yerosovo, Vladimir Oblast - died October 9, 2009 in Moscow) was a Soviet football player and coach.


International career[edit]

Nikolayev made his debut for USSR on July 20, 1952 in an Olympics game against Bulgaria. As a manager, he was in charge of USSR national football team from October 1970 until the end of 1971.

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