Valentin Ivanov

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Birthday
19, 1934
Birthplace
Russia
Death Date
Nov 8, 2011 (76)
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
19, 1934
Birthplace
Russia
Death Date
Nov 8, 2011 (76)

About

Former Russian striker who was the co-leading scorer at the 1962 World Cup.

Before Fame

He began his professional career with FC Torpedo Moscow in 1952 and he would play for the team his entire career.

Trivia

He began managing FC Torpedo Moscow in 1967, a year after his retirement.

Family Life

His son, also named Valentin Ivanov, played professional soccer as well.

Associated With

He and Pele both competed at the 1962 World Cup.