On the 92 th year of life died the oldest veteran of the capital «Locomotive» Vladimir Ivashkov, the official website of the club.
In 1944-48 he played in the defense of Moscow’s «Wings of the Soviets», in 1949-54 — in the «Locomotive», and ended his career at Shakhtar (kadievka).
Then Vladimir Ivashkiv coached the Saratov Lokomotiv team of the Russian Federation, «Spartak» (Ordzhonikidze).
In 1966, the youth team of the USSR under his leadership became the champion of Europe.
Vladimir Ivashkov was the judge of all-Union category. As a referee he has played 19 matches of the championship of the USSR.