|Full name||Givi Dmitriyevich Chokheli|
|Date of birth||27 June 1937|
|Place of birth||Telavi, Georgian SSR, USSR|
|Date of death||25 February 1994(aged 56)|
|Place of death||Tbilisi, Georgia|
|Height||1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|1969–1970, 1974||Dinamo Tbilisi|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11 July 2008.
Chokheli played most of his career for Dinamo Tbilisi. After ending his playing career he worked in various coaching positions for Dinamo Tbilisi and in 1969-1970 and 1974 was a head coach. He was classified as a Master of Sport of the USSR in 1959.
He played for Soviet Union national team (19 matches), and was a participant at the 1962 FIFA World Cup and at the 1960 UEFA European Football Championship, where the Soviet Union won the gold medal. The Soviet back line was anchored by the famous trio of Chokheli, Anatoli Maslyonkin, and Anatoly Krutikov in the early 1960s.
Telavi's Municipal Stadium features a statue of Chokheli in front of it.
- "Футбольный феномен 1937-го (The 1937 Football Phenomenon, Part I)" (in Russian). The Evening, Moscow. 2007-08-23. Retrieved 2008-07-11. <templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
- Player and Coaching Statistics at KLISF
- Imedi: On the 70th Birthday of Chokheli (Georgian)
- RussiaTeam biography (Russian)
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