Shevchenko to play in farewell match of former Spartak footballer Titov

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Aug. 27, 2012, 2:49 p.m. | Sports — by Interfax-Ukraine

Andriy Shevchenko to play for Dynamo Kyiv in farewell match of former Spartak footballer Titov.


The teams of Spartak Moscow and Dynamo Kyiv veterans will play in the farewell match of former well-known Spartak footballer Yegor Titov at the Lokomotiv Stadium in Cherkizovo on Sept. 9.

Spartak is to be represented by such well-known players as Dmitri Alenichev, Dmitri Ananko, Vladimir Beschastnykh, Vadim Evseev, Maksym Kalynychenko, Valery Karpin, Valery Kechinov, Yuri Kovtun, Andrei Konovalov, Maxim Levitsky, Alexei Meleshin, Dmitri Parfyonov, Miroslav Romaschenko, Andrey Tikhonov, Aleksandr Filimonov, Dmitri Khlestov, Ilya Tsymbalar and Aleksandr Shirko, according to a statement posted on the Russian bluc's Web site on Monday.

Andriy Shevchenko, Serhiy Rebrov, Kakha Kaladze, Andriy Husin, Oleksandr Shovkovsky and other Dynamo Kyiv stars are expected to play for the Ukrainian club.

The match will start on Sept. 9 at 1345 local time.

The 36-year-old Titov played for Spartak from 1992 to 2008.

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