Army won the youth championship of Russia for the third time in history. This season, Rolan Gusev’s wards became champions one round before the end of the tournament
CSKA youth head coach Rolan Gusev
CSKA players played a 1-1 draw with Lokomotiv away in the match of the 27th round of the Russian Youth Championship and secured victory in the tournament ahead of schedule.
As part of CSKA, Stanislav Lapinsky scored a goal. At Lokomotiv, Anton Gorbunov scored the ball from the penalty spot.
CSKA scored 63 points and, a round before the end of the championship, became out of reach for Rostov, which is on the second line (59).
For CSKA, this is the second championship in a row: the CSKA successfully defended the title won in the 2020/21 season. The Red-Blues also won the youth championship in the 2018/19 season.
The head coach of CSKA is the former footballer of the Russian national team Rolan Gusev.