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Vladimir Alekno appointed as the head coach of the Russia men’s team

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vladimir-alekno_1437151701152655440July 17. After the meeting of the Presidium of the Russian Volleyball Federation, they decided to appoint the head coach of Zenit Kazan, Vladimir Alekno as the head coach of Russian men’s team. In June 30, Andrey Voronkov submitted his resignation from the post of coach of men’s national team, which unsuccessfully acted in the World League 2015. Alekno has led the national team in 2007-2008 and 2011-2012. Under his leadership, the Russian volleyball players have won gold (2012) and bronze (2008) in Olympic Games and became the winners of the World League (2011) and World Cup (2011).

President of the Russian Volleyball Federation, Stanislav Shevchenko said that the contract with Vladimir Alekno commenced until the end of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

“The understanding is, until the end of the Olympic Games. On the financial side, one of the ideas from Alekno was in 2012 that the entire team should only receive bonuses for the result. – we are willing to pay for medals “said Shevchenko.

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Naina
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Congratulation Alekno! and thank you Voronkov!

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