Tula football club “Arsenal” on its official website announced the resignation of head coach Sergey Pavlova and temporary appointment in his place of Andrey Kozlova. The team also got a new President – Guram Agaeva.
“PFC “Arsenal” and the chief coach of the team Sergey Pavlov reached an agreement on the termination of cooperation”, – informed the press service of Tula.
The club thanked the expert for his work and wished success in his coaching career. Also leaves the team head coach Sergey Zhukov.
The Board’s decision, the acting chief coach of the Tula armourers appointed 43-year-old Andrei Kozlov, who previously was the senior coach of “Arsenal”. He will prepare the team for the nearest match of the championship of Russia with “Krasnodar” on October 16.
Sergei Pavlov led the team with 29 February this year. An experienced specialist without misfires spent the spring part of the FNL (11 wins and three draws in 14 rounds) and led Arsenal to the Premier League. In the elite division Tula scored only one victory in nine matches and sit in 14th place in the standings. Team Pavlova scored three goals, conceding 13.
President of the Arsenal Board of Trustees has appointed 54-year-old Guram Agaeva, known for his work as sports Director of “Dynamo”. Before this position was occupied by Peter Kotelnikov.
The Agaev has promised to announce the name of the new head coach of the team. According to the newspaper “Sport-Express”, they will be Sergei Kiriakov. In addition, the CEO club will be appointed Dmitry Balashov, and sports Director Igor Semshov.