Ramaz Urushadze

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Ramaz Urushadze
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Full nameRamaz Urushadze
Date of birth(1939-08-17)17 August 1939
Place of birth Tbilisi, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union
Date of death 7 March 2012(2012-03-07) (aged 72)
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Senior career*
1960 FC Dinamo Tbilisi (reserves)
1961–1964 FC Torpedo Kutaisi 91 (0)
1965–1971 FC Dinamo Tbilisi 161 (0)
summer 1969 Fram Reykjavik
National team
1963–1964 USSR 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Ramaz Urushadze (Georgian :რამაზ ურუშაძე; 17 August 1939 – 7 March 2012) [1] was a Soviet Georgian footballer. [2] His son Zaza Urushadze was a film director.


International career

Urushadze made his debut for USSR on 13 October 1963 in the last 16 game of the 1964 European Nations' Cup against Italy (he was selected for the final tournament squad, where USSR were the runners-up, but did not play in any games there).

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  1. "Скончался ветеран грузинского футбола Рамаз Урушадзе". Информационно-аналитический портал Грузия Online. Retrieved 28 January 2017.
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