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The series "Idols of National Football" are personal albums dedicated to the football legends of millions of fans throughout the post-Soviet space. Published with the support of the Football Veterans Union under the Russian Football Union.


The reader learns about the life and sports path of one of the outstanding Soviet football players from the stories of the football player himself, interviews, articles, memoirs of his contemporaries - famous domestic and foreign athletes and sports commentators. The book introduces the history of the clubs for which the footballer played, the USSR national team, conveys the atmosphere of the football world of those years. The publication is richly illustrated, contains previously unpublished materials and photographs. The book is addressed to a wide range of readers.  The book is rich in rare photographs of the legendary games of those times.

Hard cover. 220 x 245  

Number of pages - 130

Publication language - Russian


Publisher: GPGrant GmbH

Author of the idea, editor-in-chief: Grant Petrosyan

CEO: Erika Markarova

Art director, design and layout: Areg Grigoryan

Color correction, photo processing: Gor Grigoryan

Website development and programming: Hayk Atasunts

Preparation of materials and interviews: Stella Markarova, Georgy Morozov, Boris Duhon


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All rights reserved © G. G. Petrosyan, E. E. Markarova, 2015, © GPGrant GmbH (Switzerland), 2015 

The rights to the series "Idols of National Football" belong © G. G. Petrosyan, E. E. Markarova, 2015, © GPGrant GmbH (Switzerland),

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