Oleg Kononova: Alexey Filippov/ RIA Novosti
General Director of “Spartacus” Thomas Zorn said the club has no plans to dismiss the head coach Oleg Kononov. The words of the functionary reports TASS.
According to Zorn, Kononov has not resigned. He also expressed the hope that the result to the team will come with time. “We have a goal — the group stage of the Champions League. We strive for results that was two years ago,” — said General Director of “Spartak”.
This season the club failed to reach the group stage of the Europa League, and flew out of national Cup — appropriate tasks were set before Kononov in may. In standings of the championship of Russia “Spartak” goes on the sixth place. The team suffered three defeats in a row in all competitions.
In may, red-white also refused to dismiss Kononov, despite the fact that he failed to fulfil its task — to get into the Champions League and win the Cup of Russia. The coach works with Spartak since November of 2018.
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