“Sport-express”: the president of “Rostov” persuaded Karpin to abandon the Armenian team
Rostov-on-Don, February 13, 2023, 20:18 — REGNUM In the fall of 2022, the head coach of the Russian national football team Valery Karpin was close to leading the Armenian national team, reports “Sport Express” February 13.
The episode took place on the eve of the extension of Karpin’s contract with the Russian national team. President of Rostov Artashes Arutyunyants (Karpin also heads this team) convinced the coach to reject the offer from Yerevan.
Karpin previously confirmed information about negotiations with the Football Federation of Armenia in an interview with Sport Express.
The head coach of Rostov has been leading the Russian national team since the summer of 2021.