28 Sep 47-m to year of life died a famous Russian football player Alexey Arifullin, according to «Sport-Express».
His former coach Vladimir Korotkov said that Alex died from heart disease.
Alex Arifullin played for Moscow «Lokomotiv», Moscow «Dynamo», «wings of the Soviets». «A torpedo of ZIL».
In the «Locomotive» he has twice won silver and twice bronze medalist of the Championships of Russia. The three-time winner of the Cup of Russia.
In 1998 Alexey Arifullin came on as a substitute in the match of Russian national team against the team of Turkey.