40 years ago today in 1973, history was made in Armenian soccer/football.
On that day, in the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, the Armenian football team Ararat smashed one of the strongest teams in the entire USSR – Dynamo Kiev from Ukraine.
Levon Ishtoyan kicked two goals and Armenia won the Soviet Cup 2:1.
The monumental victory, achieved under the leadership of coach Nikita Simonyan, is considered by many to be one of the greatest moments in Armenian soccer/football history.
You can read more information about it on ArmeniaNow here and watch footage of the historic 1973 victory below!: