Revaz Chelebadze

Revaz Chelebadze (Georgian: რევაზ ჩელებაძე) (born 2 October 1955) is a retired Georgian football player. He was nicknamed Chele (an allusion to Pelé), for his brilliant technical play and ability to score goals. The stadium in his hometown of Kobuleti is named Chele Arena.

Olympic medal record
Representing  Soviet Union
Men's Football
Bronze medal – third place 1980 Moscow Team Competition

Revaz Chelebadze
Personal information
Full name Revaz Chelebadze
Date of birth (1955-10-02) 2 October 1955 (age 66)
Place of birth USSR
Position(s) Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1976–1982 FC Dinamo Tbilisi 122 (41)
1982 Guria Lanchkhuti 11 (6)
1983–1985 FC Dinamo Batumi 78 (53)
1985–1987 FC Dinamo Tbilisi 37 (11)
National team
1977–1980 USSR 7 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only


International careerEdit

Chelebadze made his debut for USSR on 7 September 1977 in a friendly against Poland.

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