Vasili Mikhailovich Zhupikov (Russian: Василий Михайлович Жупиков; 16 January 1954 – 7 June 2015) was a Soviet football player and a Russian coach.[1]

Vasili Zhupikov
Personal information
Full name Vasili Mikhailovich Zhupikov
Date of birth (1954-01-16)16 January 1954
Place of birth Astrakhan, Russian SFSR
Date of death 7 June 2015(2015-06-07) (aged 61)
Place of death Podolsk, Russia
Height 1.84 m (6 ft 0 in)
Playing position Defender
Youth career
Lokomotiv Astrakhan
Smena Astrakhan
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1972–1974 Volgar Astrakhan
1975–1976 Krylia Sovetov Kuibyshev 63 (1)
1977–1985 FC Torpedo Moscow 256 (3)
1986 FC Dynamo Moscow 6 (0)
1987–1988 SK Tallinna Sport 66 (10)
1989 FC Lada Togliatti 36 (3)
1989–1993 FC Krylia Sovetov Samara 110 (2)
1993 FC Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk 21 (0)
National team
1977–1979 USSR 15 (0)
Teams managed
1993–1997 FC Neftekhimik Nizhnekamsk (assistant)
1997–2001 FC Lokomotiv Nizhny Novgorod (assistant)
2001–2002 FC Torpedo-ZIL (youth teams)
2002–2005 FC Volgar-Gazprom Astrakhan (assistant)
2006–2015 FC Moscow (youth teams)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

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Zhupikov made his debut for USSR on 7 September 1977 in a friendly against Poland. He played in the UEFA Euro 1980 qualifiers (USSR did not qualify for the final tournament).

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