30 Jan on 84-m to year of life died the famous Italian coach, Azeglio Vichyni, RIA Novosti reported.
He played in the defense of clubs «Cesena», «Vicenza», «Sampdoria», «Brescia».
At the end of his playing career he worked as a coach at the club Brescia.
In 1975-76, he led the Olympic team of Italy, 1976-86 youth, 1986-91 — national.
Under the leadership Vichyni the Italians won bronze medals at the 1990 world Cup and the European championship in 1988.
He resigned as coach after the Italians failed to win a place in the final of the European championship in 1992.
Then, Azeglio Vichyni coached «Cesena» and «Udinese».