July 10. Today was born… Buryak
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July 10. Today was born… Buryak

Today the world got to know several famous people who have closely linked their lives with football. Such personalities were born today:

Leonid Buriak

Leonid Buriak (1953) is a former football player and coach. He is best known for his performances in Dynamo Kyiv, where he was one of the key players. Leonid also played for Odessa “Chernomorets”, Moscow “Torpedo”, Kharkiv “Metalist”, and Finnish KPT-85. Buriak played 49 matches for the USSR national team, scoring 8 goals.

At one point he coached the Ukrainian national team and Dynamo Kyiv. Leonid Iosifovich’s last place of work was Alexandria, where Buriak worked for several months.

Mario Gomez (1985) – former German footballer, striker. He ended his career in Stuttgart. He is of Spanish origin. He previously played in Fiorentina, Besiktas, Bayern. Bronze medalist of the World and European Championships (2010, 2012). Vice-champion of Europe in 2008. In total, Gomez played 78 matches for the German national team, scoring 31 goals.

Ludovic Julie (1976) is a former French footballer. In his time, Julie played for Barcelona, ​​Roma, Monaco, Lyon, PSG and Lorient. Winner of the Champions League in the 2005/2006 season. Two-time champion of Spain. Champion of France. He played 17 matches for the French national team, scoring 3 goals.