After a short break, Sokolova returner to the court to help Dinamo Krasnodar but after this season she decided to retire. But, she said that now she will take the position of general manager of the women’s volleyball club “Dinamo Krasnodar”.
“I decided to finally finish my sports career. Looking back, I can say that I am completely happy with that part of my life that I spent in volleyball. And I’m not going to leave this wonderful sport. Since July 1, I start working as the general manager of the women’s team “Dinamo”. I like this club, I like Krasnodar and the Krasnodar’s territory. I do not regret that I moved here from Moscow. I hope that my success in the new business will be no less significant than those that I achieved when playing volleyball. At least I will make every effort to do this,” said Sokolova.