Semin’s Contract, in which “the locomotive” after a long time won the championship of Russia in 2018, one expires this summer. According to unconfirmed information, the agreement with the 72-year-old specialist can not be extended.

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“I Have my own position, the Board will offer the position for current head coach, and other two or three candidates, it does not happen, it is normal practice,” – said Kiknadze TASS, adding that it will not happen before mid-late April.

In response Semin said it would not comment on this information. “In the words Kiknadze, a lot of inaccuracies,” – said the coach, quoted in Sport24.

“locomotive” under the direction of Semin has three times won the championship of Russia (in 2002, 2004 and 2018), and six times won the Cup (1996, 1997, 2000, 2001, 2017, 2019). Last season, the railroad became the Vice-Champions of the country, and in the current occupy fifth place in the standings, 11 points behind the leader – St. Petersburg “Zenit”.