Contractsthe Olympic committee of Russia (OKR) can sign in the near future the contract on $5 million which will go on preparation of a national team for the Olympic Games in Beijing and on payment of awards to sportsmen and trainers. It was declared yesterday by president OKR Leonid Tjagachev during the celebrations dated by it 60 - to summer anniversary.
“ one known company has offered us the contract for the large sum “ - mister Tjagachev has told, without having specified, however, about whom there is a speech. The head a press - services OKR Gennady Shvets has specified: “ In our rules not to disclose a partner name, there was no yet a document signing “. Under data from informed circles, it is a question of known couturier Pierre Cardin. The French fashion designer has suggested to become partner OKR, including in working out of equipment of the Russian Olympic team. Earlier Pierre Cardin participated in working out of the form of an Olympic team of France.
at “ a Panatinaikos “ There was a new trainer
Eks - the instructor “ Zaragosa “ 49 - summer Victor Munos is appointed to a post of the head coach Greek “ a Panatinaikos “. It became already the fifth instructor of the Greek command in the last two days. Last - Swede Hans Baske - has been dismissed in three weeks after has started to work. Under its management the command has had time to play only four matches. The contract with the Spaniard is signed for a period of eight years. After six rounds “ a Panatinaikos “ goes in the Greek championship on the second place, lagging behind from “ an Olympiakos “ on five points.
Victor Munos played for “ Barcelona “ and “ Sampdoriju “. Besides, it has spent 60 matches as a part of Spanish national team. To “ Zaragosa “ he trained “ Viljarreal “.