Queensland v Torpedo Moscow

Queensland v Torpedo Moscow (USSR)

Written and researched by Greg Stock.

The Soviet club side Torpedo Moscow made a tour of Australia in 1965 playing matches against state and representative sides. This match was the third of a seven game tour.
Played : Wednesday March 3 1965 Venue : Exhibition Ground, Brisbane
R.Kruger, G.Catchpole, Robson, W.Haigh, Matthew Hosie, W.Webb, D.Hartley, S.Tucker, Eric Pattison, Ray Richards, G.McMillan; Coach: Gordon Nunn.
0 - 1 Torpedo Moscow (USSR)
Anzor Kavazashvili (Edvard Shapovalenko) Vyacheslav Andreyuk, Evgenji Vasilyev, Vladimir Mishcheriakov, Vladimir Sarayev, Vladimir Brednev, Vyacheslav Marushko, Vyacheslav Soloyev, Vladimir Fedetov, Vladimir Shcherbakov, Oleg Sergeyev; Coach: Viktor Marienko.
Goal : Shcherbakov 27'
Referee : Vince Dobinson
Linesmen : Harper, Troy
Attendance : 15,000