On 74-m to year of life did not become a hockey player and coach Yuri Petrovich Gomolyako. This was reported by the press service of the Chelyabinsk club “the Tractor”.

Yuri Gomolyako – pupil Chelyabinsk “Sunrise”. In the season 1968/69 it played for Chebarkul ‘Star’ in one link with Valery Kharlamov and Alexander Gusev. Further Gomolyako has passed in Ufa “Salavat Yulaev”, where he spent eight seasons.

by the Way, in Ufa Yuri Petrovich was first put on the ice his son Sergei Gomolyako, which further justified his expectations: he became the world champion among youth of 1989, the champion of Russia 1999 and a two-time winner of the Euroleague (1999, 2000). Today Sergei Gomolyako – scout hockey club “Sochi”.