Pankov left the post of the head coach of female Russian national team on volleyball


© RIA Novosti / Pavel Lisitsyn / Go to the BankVadim PankovПанков покинул пост главного тренера женской сборной России по волейболу

Vadim Pankov left the post of chief coach of the female national team of Russia, reported on the official website of Russian volleyball Federation (IEF).

As noted, the specialist sent the VFW a letter with a request to release him from his post for health reasons.

“We have received from Vadim Anatolevich Pankov, a request to release him from his post. The IEF meets this request. We wish Vadim Anatolyevich good health and all the best. Of course, not everything turned out as planned, but while Vadim Medvedev on a post of the head coach had a lot of good. Punks will remain in the coach’s cage IEF, most likely as a coach of youth and University teams,” – said the President of vfv Stanislav Shevchenko.

Interim head coach of the Russian team appointed Sergio Busato. Under his leadership, the national team will travel to Japan for the upcoming world Cup.

Pankow led the Russian national team from January 2018. In the current season of Russian volleyball players managed to qualify for the summer Olympic games 2020 in Tokyo at the Olympic qualifying, but failed to break into the “Final six” of the League of Nations and concluded the championship at the 1/4 final stage.

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