Legendary volleyball club withdrew from the European Cup and the championship of Ukraine

Легендарный волейбольный клуб снялся с еврокубков и чемпионата Украины

Lokomotiv Kharkiv is on the verge of extinction.

The most titled Ukrainian volleyball club – Kharkiv locomotive is on the verge of extinction.

President of Lokomotiv Evgeny Scherbina held a press conference, saying that the club is forced to withdraw from participation in the European Cup and the championship of Ukraine.

“Lokomotiv is the only team from the former Soviet Union, which retained his name. This season, we immediately refused to participate in the European Cup, although he had every right to be. This is due to the fact that for three years the team has a particular sponsor who could support the club throughout the season. It’s a miracle the team is still three seasons lasted.

Due to the fact that we received the payment for the Carpenter, was able to finish last season, but to comply with the terms of contracts to those players that were on the contract, we could not. Had to give everyone “free”, – said Shcherbina.

Kharkiv club “railroad” in 27 years of Ukrainian independence, 17-time champion of country 13 times won the national Cup once took the European Cup, and three times was his finalist.

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