Сегодня родился Николаев Валентин Александрович
On August 16, 1921 Nikolaev Valentin Aleksandrovich was born. This is a Soviet football player and a trainer, the Honoured Master of Sports of the USSR (1948) and the honored trainer of the USSR (1970), the engineer colonel in resignation. Nikolaev had a huge number of achievements as a football player and as a trainer. He was awarded by three awards: The award "For Merits before the Fatherland" of the IV degree (on September 4, 1997) — for merits before the state, a big contribution to development of physical culture and sport and in connection with the 100 anniversary of domestic soccer, Award of the Red Star and Award of Friendship of the people.