“Cupid” has signed a new contract with head coach Alexander by Gulyavtsev, it is reported in Twitter of the press service of the Continental hockey League. The agreement is for one season.
Last season in Khabarovsk, the club took ninth place in the Eastern conference, winning 26 of 62 matches. Gulyavtsev team missed the playoffs, losing in the final matches of the regular season “Neftekhimik” and conceding in the second round of wards of Vyacheslav Butsaev.
Gulyavtsev headed “Cupid” 12 Jan 2019. And next season will be the 46-year-old specialist’s second full in Khabarovsk. To “tiger”, the Russian coach in the NHL was the head of “Severstal” which in the season 2017/2018 made it to the playoffs, where in the first round lost to SKA.