the Police looking for a stolen statue of the famous Soviet football player and coach, first Vice-President of the Russian football Union Nikita Simonyan.

Unknown made theft of the statues of the sculptural group of “Ararat 73”, dedicated to the victory of the Yerevan club in the championship and the USSR Cup in football. According to the source Agency Armenpress, among other thieves stole the statue and head coach of the team of Nikita Simonyan. Also missing was the statue of the coaching staff of the club Robert Cahyana, Onika Abrahamian, Harutyun Keeana.

the press service of the football Federation of Armenia confirmed this information. “Unfortunately, it’s true. The police have already been notified about the incident and is handling the case,” – said TASS in the press service.

the Sculptural group was installed in 2016 on the personal funds of the President of the National Olympic Committee of Armenia Gagik Tsarukyan.