Zurab Semyonovich Tsereteli

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Zurab Tsereteli
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Personal information
Full nameZurab Semyonovich Tsereteli
Date of birth(1953-03-21)21 March 1953
Place of birth Chiatura, Georgian SSR
Date of death 14 January 1992(1992-01-14) (aged 38)
Place of death Tbilisi, Georgia
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position(s) Striker
Senior career*
1971–1977 Dinamo Tbilisi 68 (8)
1978 Dynamo Moscow 10 (2)
1979 Torpedo Kutaisi 23 (4)
1979–1981 Pakhtakor Tashkent 45 (6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Zurab Semyonovich Tsereteli (Georgian :ზურაბ წერეთელი; March 21, 1953 – 14 January 1992) was a Georgian professional footballer. [1]


Club career

He made his professional debut in the Soviet Top League in 1973 for FC Dinamo Tbilisi. He played two games and scored one goal in the 1977–78 European Cup Winners' Cup semifinals for FC Dynamo Moscow.


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  1. "Церетели Зураб Семёнович". footballfacts.ru (in Russian). Retrieved October 17, 2017.