Putin orders to draft over 140,000 men into army this springMilitary & Defense March 30, 10:51
Russia cuts oil output by 200,000 barrels a dayBusiness & Economy March 30, 8:09
Deal of ‘the century’: 150 years since the sale of Russian AlaskaSociety & Culture March 30, 2:55
Russian historical epic Viking to be released in Italy, UKSociety & Culture March 30, 2:11
Putin visits ice cave during Arctic tourSociety & Culture March 30, 0:02
Moscow slams West’s reaction to Russian protests as part of long-planned campaignRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 29, 23:56
Putin orders Defense Ministry and FSB to ensure protection of Russia’s interests in ArcticMilitary & Defense March 29, 21:46
Kiev aware of few chances to win in debt lawsuit case — envoyBusiness & Economy March 29, 20:52
Russian top diplomat dismisses claims about human rights violations in Crimea as liesRussian Politics & Diplomacy March 29, 20:23
MOSCOW, August 1 /TASS/. The name of the Russian football team’s new senior coach will be known on Friday, Russian Sport Minister Vitaly Mutko, who is also a candidate to the post of president of the Russian Football Union (RFU), told TASS on Wednesday.
"I am going to name the new senior coach on Friday," Mutko said.
Last week, Mutko said there were two candidates to fill the vacancy, including Leonid Slutsky, the head of the Central Army Sports Club (CSKA), and Alexander Borodyuk. Mutko told TASS last Tuesday that he had decided who would be the team’s expert but refused to give his name.
The Russian Football Union terminated a contract with the national team’s former senior coach, Fabio Capello, on agreement reached by the parties in July.
The Russian football team will play its next match against Sweden in the UEFA Euro 2016 qualifiers in Moscow on September 5.