Moscow "Spartak" today announced the resignation of the coaching staff at the head and acting head coach Aleksey Areskine and his assistant Victor Ignatiev and Daniil Markov. The goalkeeping coach Stefan Persson remains in the team and will continue to work in the new headquarters.

46-summer Victor Ignatiev worked in "Spartacus" since the beginning of season 2016/17 under the leadership of Herman Titov, who was replaced in October 2016, the Yarochkin. Earlier, Ignatiev was part of the coaching staffs of the Moscow and Riga "Dinamo".

"Red-white" at the end of the regular season-2016/17 are unable to reach the playoffs, finishing with 66 points and last place in the Western conference. Below was only the Riga Dynamo.