Son of champion Dynamo Moscow approved the head coach
Dynamo Moscow have announced on their official website about the conclusion with Kirill Novikov new employment contract. 38-year-old, along with his staff will continue to work as head coach of the team. The agreement is designed till the end of season 2019/20.
Novikov headed Dynamo on the rights of the acting head coach in early October. He was replaced by Dmitry Khokhlov, who was dismissed after four defeats in a row.
Under the leadership of Novikov Dynamo scored five points in three games. The team defeated CSKA (1:0) and played draw with «Krasnodar» (1:1) and Grozny «Ahmad» (1:1).
In the tournament table of the championship of Russia «Dynamo» after 15 rounds and is in 13th place with 15 points. The capital club ahead of a «Tambov» (14 points), «Ahmad» (14) and «Sochi» (13).
Kirill Novikov — graduate of the Academy of Dinamo. He is the son of defender Alexander Novikov, the club’s record holder for number of matches played (395). From may 2019 Kirill Novikov managed the youth team «Dinamo», moving it to the leaders of the championship.