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The farewell ceremony will take place in the funeral hall of the Central Clinical Hospital of the Office of the President of Russia, the funeral will take place at the Vagankovsky cemetery

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The farewell ceremony for Valentina Yashina, the widow of the legendary goalkeeper Lev Yashin, will be held on May 14. About it reported in the Telegram channel of football Dynamo.

The ceremony will take place in the funeral hall of the Central Clinical Hospital of the Administration of the President of Russia, beginning at 11:00 Moscow time. The funeral will take place at 13:00 at the Vagankovsky cemetery, where Lev Yashin is buried.

The widow of Lev Yashin died

Photo: Lev and Valentina Yashin (Photo: Valery Zufarov, Igor Utkin/TASS)

It is also said that in memory of Valentin Yashina, the match of the 29th round of the Russian Championship Lokomotiv – Dynamo is planned to begin with a minute of silence.

Valentina Yashina died on May 10 at the age of 91.

Lev Yashin is the only goalkeeper in history to receive the Golden Ball. He is the best goalkeeper of the 20th century according to FIFA. Yashin died on March 20, 1990 in Moscow at the age of 61.

The Yashins have been married since 1954. Before marriage, Valentina worked as a correspondent for the Tushino City Radio Broadcasting and met Leo on the dance floor.

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