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LIGHT MEMORY OF A REAL COACH

3 Honored coach of Ukraine Mikhail Leonidovich Pozdnyakov passed away on May. He gave his best years to Russian volleyball, worked a lot with young people, brought such masters into the big game, like Oleg Samsonichev, Sergey Baranov, Alexander Gutsalyuk. He worked in the "Belogorya" system, brought Dynamo Krasnodar to the Super League, for many years was an assistant to Rafael Khabibullin in our club.

Mikhail Leonidovich was a professional with a capital letter, knew the game to the subtleties, had tremendous capacity for work and was truly committed to volleyball. Today we remember not only a brilliant coach, but also a wonderful person, our friend and comrade. Volleyball club "Gazprom-Yugra" expresses its sincere condolences to the family and friends of Mikhail Leonidovich. We will always remember not only the victories won together ...