On the night of August on 94-m to year of life died a famous football player and coach Peter Zakharov, «Vesti — Kaliningrad».
He was one of the founders of football club «Baltic» (then «Food»). Under his leadership, the team in 1955 made his debut in the USSR championship. Peter F. for about 20 years worked in various positions in the club.
Peter Zakharov began as a striker in Saratov «Dynamo». But then became a goalkeeper. Played for the Leningrad «Dynamo», which was a competitor of the future famous commentator Victor Nabutov, while the main goalkeeper of Dynamo.
Career Peter Zakharov was interrupted by severe trauma.
He graduated from the school of trainers of the Institute of physical culture Lesgaft, and in 1962 — the Belarusian state Institute of physical education.
Pyotr Zakharov — one of the founders of the Kaliningrad school № 5.