Football Union of Russia

Russian public organization

23:00, 02 May 2019

Football veterans will lay wreathes in Aleksandrovsky Garden

On Monday, May 6, on the Eve of the Victory Day honored veterans of domestic football will lay wreathes at the Unknown soldiers grave in Aleksandrovsky Garden.

FUR leadership and representatives of professional football leagues, famous Russian players - Nikita Simonyan, Aleksandr Mirzoyan, Vladimir Pil’gui, Sergey Ol’shansky, Valentin Afonin, Nikolai Kiselyov, Viktor Papayev and many others will attend this traditional event. Besides, widows of famous players - Valentina Yashina, Galina Sevidova, Lyubov Husainova, Elena Bobrova, Olga Maslachenko, as well as the daughter of Nikolai Starostin Elenawill come to honor the memory of soldiers.

The beginning of the ceremony is at 11:40. We invite representatives of mass media to visit this event. Journalists gather at 11:15.

Among veterans