Yesterday, November 9, a presentation was held at the Kiev House of Football Blokhin bookswhich was written by the honored journalist of Ukraine Valentin Shcherbachev.
The publication of the book “Blokhin” was timed to coincide with the 70th anniversary of the legendary Ukrainian football player Oleg Blokhin. The presentation in Kyiv was attended by UAF vice-presidents Anatoly Demyanenko, Alexei Mikhailichenko and Oleg Protasov.
The book was presented by the author himself – Honored Journalist of Ukraine Valentin Shcherbachev:
“Oleg Blokhin is a person whom I have known for over 50 years. The purpose of this book is to make people remember the glorious history of Ukrainian football. The team of Blokhin and Lobanovsky was made up of people with the psychology of winners.
Ukrainians should know and remember such outstanding personalities,” the UAF press service said Shcherbachev.
Blokhin, who played for Dynamo Kiev from 1969 to 1988, celebrated his 70th birthday on November 5.
By the way, Blokhin is the owner of the Golden Ball in 1975.