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Quick bites – Tofiq Bahramov

You obviously knew this, coz you know everything but I didn’t:

The linesman was Azerbaijani, a chap by the name of Tofiq Bahramov, though apparently when asked why he allowed the goal to stand he simply said, ‘Stalingrad’. After his death in 1993, Azerbaijan’s national stadium was renamed the Tofiq Bahramov Stadium in his honour.

Well, how about that, eh? So that’s how we did it.…