Sergei Zubov has decided to not continue his employment relationship due to personal reasons related to his family. By respecting the coach’s decision the Dinamo Riga management has terminated the contract of the Russian hockey specialist.
Dinamo Riga respects the decision made by the coach. For every one family always comes first. In sports, these things happen from time to time and all sides have to be able to react in a manner that is both adequate and operative. The KHL season resumes and the goals of the team remain the same. In near future, Dinamo Riga management will make a decision on who the new coach will be.
During the team’s next road game (October 22nd against Severstal Cherepovets) Valerijs Kulibaba will be on the bench as the interim head coach.
Sergei Zubov was hired as the head coach of Dinamo Riga on April 12th of 2021.
Dinamo Riga hockey club and its management thanks to the 51-year-old Sergei Zubov for the time invested with the team and wishes all the best in the future both professionally and personally.
With the Dinamo Riga team, Zubov managed to earn eight victories in 20 games played, the team currently sits eight in the western conference standings.