Zaza Eloshvili

Zaza Eloshvili (Georgian: ზაზა ელოშვილი; Russian: Заза Элошвили sometimes referred to with the surname Eloev, ელოევი. (16 October 1964 – 5 January 2001) was a Georgian footballer who played as a defender and made one appearance for the Georgia national team.[1]

Zaza Eloshvili
Personal information
Full name Zaza Eloshvili
Date of birth (1964-10-16)16 October 1964
Place of birth Tbilisi, Georgian SSR, Soviet Union
Date of death 5 January 2001(2001-01-05) (aged 36)
Place of death Georgia
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Position(s) Defender
Youth career
1976–198? FC Avaza Tbilisi
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
198?–1984 Avtomobilisti Tbilisi
1984 Dinamo Tbilisi 0 (0)
1985 Locomotive Tbilisi 16 (2)
1986 Dinamo Tbilisi 0 (0)
1987 Kolkheti-1913 Poti 15 (1)
19??–1994 FC Antsi Tbilisi
1994–1995 Duruji Kvareli 24 (2)
National team
1994 Georgia 1 (0)
*Club domestic league appearances and goals

CareerEdit

Eloshvili played for the Dinamo Tbilisi reserve team, making nine appearances and scoring one goal in 1984, along with three appearances in 1986.[2][3] He later made fifteen appearances and scored one goal for Kolkheti-1913 Poti in the Umaglesi Liga.

Eloshvili earned his first and only cap for Georgia on 23 February 1994 in a friendly against Israel.[4] He came on as a half-time substitute for Georgi Nemsadze,[5] with the away match in Ashdod finishing as a 0–2 loss for Georgia.[6]

Personal lifeEdit

Zaza Eloshvili has a mother-Tania Kulumbegashvili, a father-Shalva Eloshvili (died in 2006) a sister-Maia Eloshvili, a son-in-law - Vakhtang Talakhadze and a niece-Tevdore Talakhadze.

Career statisticsEdit

InternationalEdit

Georgia[6]
Year Apps Goals
1994 1 0
Total 1 0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Zaza Eloshvili at WorldFootball.net  
  2. ^ "Турнир дублеров 1984 года" [1984 reserve tournament]. Dinamo-Tbilisi.ru (in Russian). Archived from the original on 6 April 2020. Retrieved 6 April 2020.
  3. ^ "Турнир дублеров 1986 года" [1986 reserve tournament]. Dinamo-Tbilisi.ru (in Russian). Archived from the original on 6 April 2020. Retrieved 6 April 2020.
  4. ^ Cazal, Jean-Michel; Bleicher, Yaniv (20 March 2010). "Israel Official Games 1990–1999". RSSSF. Retrieved 6 April 2020.
  5. ^ "Израиль-Грузия – 2 : 0 23.02.1994 Товарищеский матч сборных (А)" [Israel v Georgia – 2:0 23.02.1994 international friendly (A)]. FootballFacts.ru (in Russian). Retrieved 6 April 2020.
  6. ^ a b "Zaza Eloshvili". EU-Football.info. Retrieved 6 April 2020.

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