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Died Soviet footballer Parkaya, who played against Pele


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Dinamo Tbilisi and the former Soviet Union football team forward Vladimir Parkaya has died, the press service of the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Youth of Georgia said on Friday.

The former striker has died at the age of 85.

Parkaya played two matches for the national team of the Soviet Union, scoring two goals.

On July 4, 1965, Barkaya took part in a friendly match between the Soviet Union and his Brazilian counterpart at the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow, in which the legendary Pelé participated with the Brazilian national team, where he scored two goals. , contribute to the victory of the Samba team for three without an answer.

It is noteworthy that Pele, the only player in history to win the World Cup three times (1958, 1962 and 1970), died yesterday, Thursday, at the age of 82, after a battle with colon cancer.


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