Lev Yashin

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This name uises Eastren/Soothren Slavic namin customs; the patronymic is Ivanovich an the faimily name is Yashin.
Lev Ivanovich Yashin
Yashin in 1965
Personal information
Full name Lev Ivanovich Yashin
Date o birth 22 October 1929(1929-10-22)
Place o birth Moscow, Soviet Union
Date o daith 20 Mairch 1990(1990-03-20) (aged 60)
Place o daith Moscow, Soviet Union
Hicht 1.89 m (6 ft 2 12 in)
Playin poseetion Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1950–1970 Dynamo Moscow 326 (1)
Naitional team
1954–1970 Soviet Union 78 (0)
* Senior club appearances an goals coontit for the domestic league anerly

Lev Ivanovich Yashin (Roushie: Лев Ива́нович Я́шин, 22 October 1929 – 20 Mairch 1990), nicknamed the "Black Spider" or the "Black Panther", wis a Soviet-Roushie fitbaw goalkeeper, conseedert bi mony tae be the greatest goalkeeper in the history o the gemme.[1] He wis kent for his athleticism in goal, imposin statur an reflex saves.[2]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Yashin, Lev Ivanovich". Encyclopædia Britannica Online. Retrieved 25 June 2008.
  2. "Yashin, the impregnable Spider". FIFA. Retrieved 23 November 2013