Malafeev has expired the contract with “Zenit”. He oversaw the second and youth teams, “blue-white-blue” and was responsible for the transfers and the signing of contracts with players. According to Vyacheslav, “it’s time to move on.”

“the Past remains the past. The future will inevitably come. In this I want to thank everyone who gave me the opportunity to Express themselves in new business. I appreciate that participated in the life of your favorite club, could contribute to the development of youth football and the main team!” – written by Malafeev.

Vyacheslav played for “Zenit” for 17 years, from 1999 to 2016. During this time he four times won the championship three times – the Cup and also won the Cup and the Supercup of UEFA.