Today, the 73-year life of the legendary Soviet football player died Oleg dig. 59 to '68 Oleg Pavlovich played for SKA Rostov. In 60 years, he twice became the top scorer of the USSR championship, played for the Olympic and national team. Only in the USSR championships Kopaev spent 259 matches and scored 119 goals — 118 of them from the game.
Oleg Pavlovich has always been committed to the Don Cup. While living in Moscow, he tried to attend away games Rostovites.
FC "Rostov" expresses its deepest condolences to the families and friends of Oleg Kopaeva.