14:08  +04,  May 14, 2013

Armenian football great dies in France

YEREVAN. – One of Armenia’s best football players, capital city FC Ararat Yerevan’s former defender Arsen Chilingaryan passed away in France after a long illness.

Chiligaryan was living in the City of Grenoble in recent years. 

As member of Ararat, the great footballer played in the ex-Soviet Top League, and after ending his career as a player, he started coaching. 

Arsen Chilingaryan also worked for different-age teams of independent Armenia, and the last club where he coached was Ulisses FC of Yerevan, Football Federation of Armenia (FFA) official website informs. 

Photo by FFA

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