Diagonal Russian national team on volleyball Natalia Goncharova said that the national team may need to lead a foreign coach who could bring something new to the preparatory process.
“In any case, I’m not going to resolve the issue or choose – Goncharov quotes “R-Sport”. But I would like to team Russia specialist whose job will be slightly different from the Russian coaches. Can’t be a foreigner. This is my personal opinion. Maybe a foreign coach would add something new in the training, thus promoting the progress of the team.
Yuri Marichev has resigned as head coach of female Russian national team at the end of September to the end of the contract, which was valid until the end of 2016 Olympics.
The Presidium of the Russian volleyball Federation (VFW) has recognized the performance of Russian team in Rio, where they stopped at the quarter-final stage, the poor and promised to find them a new coach by mid-November.