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Vladimir Ajazi, the legendary goalkeeper of Teuta, passes away at 69

  • 11/18/2021 1:09 PM
Vladimir Ajazi, the legendary goalkeeper of Teuta, passes away at 69

Albanian famous goalkeeper of Lokomotiva Durrës (Teuta) and "Shpresa"national team, Vladimir Ajazi, passed away at the age of 69. 

For many years he defended the gate of Lokomotiva by becoming an icon in the city of Durres, while at the time when the national team was led by Hans Peter Brigel, he was an assisstant coach. The president of FSHF Armand Duka expressed his condolences for the death of Vladimir Ajazi:

"Sad about the news of the death of my friend and former famous footballer, Vladimir Ajazi. Former goalkeeper of Lokomotiva Durrës and the national team Shpresa in the '70s, he was part of the golden generation of Durrës football that has gone down in history and has remained in the collective memory of the coastal city.

Even after the end of his career as an active footballer, Lad Ajazi continued to give his valuable contribution to football and has worked as an assisstent coach of the National Team.

We will all miss Ladi, his family and his countless friends who loved and appreciated him for his outstanding character and personality will miss him, this serious, quiet and correct man, and also a good friend.

I express my sincere condolences to Ajazi family. His will remain unforgettable for Durrës and for Albanian football. Rest in peace! "- writes Armand Duka.

/Klara Ruci/