Platonov, Vyacheslav Alexeevich
Chief Trainer of the
"Avtomobilist" sports club.
Born January 21, 1939.
Managed the USSR's volleyball representative male team from 1977 to 1985 and from 1990 to 1992.Under his management the team became the Olympic champion (1980), twice-world champion and European champion (1991).
Recognized as the best volleyball trainer in the world. Worked as Chief Trainer of the Finnish men's volleyball national team up to 1995.
Since 1995 has been Chief Trainer of the "Avtomobilist" sports club.