Yesterday in one of hospitals of Moscow died suddenly sports Director of the St. Petersburg football club “Zenit”, the famous football coach Konstantin sarsania. According to preliminary data, the 49-year-old functionary clot.
According to the portal “Business Online”, sarsania was in the hospital two days ago because of poor health.
“Konstantin sarsania will be remembered by all who knew him as a sociable, positive and friendly companion, a great professional and a great person. “Zenith” expresses condolences to the family of Constantine Sarsanii”, – reads the statement of the Petersburg club.
After his retirement sarsania got the Agency license of FIFA and worked in professional clubs.
In 2006 was invited to “Zenit” for the position of sports Director, and in 2008 became an adviser to the President on issues of transfer and selection policy.
From 2013 to 2017, he held the position of head coach of the Lithuanian “Atlantas”, and in may of this year he again took the post of sports Director of “Zenit”.