Hockey club «Sochi» was named the new head coach
The new head coach of the hockey team «Sochi» was Alexander Andrievsky, reports the press service of the club. In this position of the Belarusian specialist will replace Sergei Zubov, dismissed 12 October due to poor results of the team at the start of the KHL season.
It is noted that «Sochi» is leaving Leonid Bersenev, who was part of the coaching staff Zubov, and after his dismissal he held the post of acting chief coach of the club. Also the team will leave the trainer of goalkeepers of Jari of Kaarel and conditioning coach Leonid Dmitrichenko.
Andrievsky began his coaching career in 2006. In different years he worked in the Minsk «Dynamo» and «Siberia» and the «Admiral», with whom he twice reached the play-offs from sixth place in the Eastern conference.
«Sochi» scored in 22 matches of the regular championship KHL with 17 points and is in the standings of the Western conference tenth place. On Friday, the team broke vosmiruchevoj series of defeats, on the road beating the «Admiral».