20 October 2022, 13:51
Veteran of Kazakhstani football Sultan Abenov passed away at the age of 71.

The graduate of the Kyzylorda football school began his playing career for FC "Avtomobilist" at the age of 17 years. As part of the Kyzylorda club, Sultan Abenov played over 100 matches in the USSR championship and scored 33 goals. He also played in the FC "Kairat" from Almaty.

At the end of his playing career, he worked as the head of the Kairat team, then worked in diplomatic sector. Over the years, he was an adviser to the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kazakhstan, deputy head of the apparatus of the Mazhilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan, and also worked in the administration of the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan.

The Kazakhstan Football Federation would like to express its deepest condolences to his family friends for the loss. The memory of Sultan Murashevich will forever remain in the hearts of national football fans.