Kuchuk steps up at Sheriff

Leonid Kuchuk has been promoted from academy trainer to first-team coach by Moldovan champions FC Sheriff.

Moldovan champions FC Sheriff have promoted academy coach Leonid Kuchuk into the role of first-team coach.

Cup defence
The 44-year-old Belarussian, who can name FC Molodechno-2000, FC Dinamo-93 Minsk, FC Lokomotiv Minsk among his former charges, will take the reins at the Sheriff stadium ahead of their defence of the Commonwealth Cup in Moscow.