20 May 2018 . 21:47

Aryapov, Karyaka and Panfilov will make the first kicks at Samara Arena

On 28 April, Krylia Sovetov honoured veterans Ravil Aryapov, Andrey Karyaka and Valerian Panfilov will take part in the ceremonial opening of the match Krylia Sovetov Fakel at Samara Arena. All three of them will make a nominal first kick before the beginning of the match.

Ravil Aryapov played for Krylia Sovetov from 1967 till 1978, took part in 361 games for the Soviet Top League and scored 105 goals (this is the best result in the history of the Samara club). Andrey Karyaka played for Krylia Sovetov from 2000 till 2005 (took part in 155 matches in various tournaments for the Samara club and scored 56 goals this is the best result in goals scored by Krylia in Russian history), and he is a real symbol of the football boom in Samara at the beginning of the century. Valerian Panfilov is the champion of Krylia Sovetov in the number of matches played for the club 413 games. He played for our team from 1969 to 1982. All three veterans are the true legends of the Samara club.

It should be also noted that the first Krylias match at Arena stadium will be attended by other merited veterans of the club.

24 April 2018
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