Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Vyacheslav Alekseyevich Zaytsev (Russian: , born November 12, 1952) is a Russian former volleyball player who competed for the Soviet Union in the 1976 Summer Olympics, in the 1980 Summer Olympics, and in the 1988 Summer Olympics. In 1976 he was part of the Soviet team which won the silver medal in the Olympic tournament. He played all five matches.Four years later he won the gold medal with the Soviet team in the 1980 Olympic tournament. He played five matches.