Yuri Matveev approved as the head coach of Ural
The 53-year-old specialist was previously the acting head coach of the team, replacing Dmitry Parfenov, who was dismissed after leaving the Russian Cup semifinals from Khimki (1: 3).
– Yuri Matveev has been appointed the head coach of Ural, – said in a statement on the Ural website. – The 53-year-old specialist has previously worked as a mentor for the main team, and also acted as head coach several times. It was under his leadership that Ural retained its registration in the Premier League in 2015, beating Tom in the play-offs. Over the last time, Yuri Matveev headed the Ural-2 team, with which he took third place in the PFL season that ended.