Yuriy Istomin

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Yuriy Istomin
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Full nameYuriy Vasylyovych Istomin
Date of birth(1944-07-03)3 July 1944
Place of birth Kharkiv, Ukrainian SSR, USSR
Date of death 6 February 1999(1999-02-06) (aged 54)
Playing position(s) Defender
Youth career
1963 Avangard Kharkiv
Senior career*
1964–1965 SKA Kyiv
1966–1974 CSKA Moscow 206 (1)
1975 SK Lutsk
National team
1967–1972 USSR 34 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only
Olympic medal record
Representing Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
Men’s Football
Bronze medal icon (B initial).svg 1972 Munich Team competition

Yuriy Vasylyovych Istomin (Ukrainian : Юрій Васильович Істомин, Russian : Юрий Васильевич Истомин, Yuriy Vasilyevich Istomin; 3 July 1944 – 6 February 1999) was a Soviet Ukrainian footballer.



International career

He earned 34 caps for the USSR national football team, and participated in UEFA Euro 1968 and UEFA Euro 1972. He also earned a bronze medal in football at the 1972 Summer Olympics.

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