is a Moldovan football (soccer)
head coach and former player.
He won UEFA European Under-18 Football Championship
for USSR in 1966 (now U-19 event). Former clubs include Moldova Chişinău
, FC Dynamo Vologda
, Speranta Drochia
He coached Nistru, FC Start Ulyanovsk
, FC Tighina Bender
, FC Nistru Otaci
and the Moldovan youth team.
He was the coach of the national side between February to December 2006.
He was replaced by his assistant Igor Dobrovolski.
He was the vice-president and general secretary of the Football Association of Moldova
and in the management board of FC Zimbru Chişinău
and FC Constructorul Chisinau
In 2005 he became the president of the nation FA, beaten Pavel Cebanu in election.